Supervisor, Accounting
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Lagunilla, Costa Rica
hace 3 días

The Accounting Supervisor will support the North America accounting function within the Life Sciences Solutions Group (LSG) of Thermo Fisher Scientific.

As a member of the Revenue team, key responsibilities include :

  • Support the LSG Revenue Recognition Manager to ensure all deliverables are successfully achieved including operational performance, people management, and adherence to compliance requirements
  • Performs month-end close activities, including journal entry preparation
  • Performs account reconciliations for revenue-related accounts and any other assigned areas
  • Ensures compliance with US GAAP, the company’s revenue recognition policies and SOX controls
  • Reviews and analyzes sales orders and service agreements to evaluate and identify potential revenue recognition issues (i.
  • e. complex language, omissions of data, necessary additions, language changes)

  • Collects and reviews documentation (i.e. proof of delivery, customer acceptance) to ensure revenue recognition conditions have been met
  • Reviews licensing contracts for proper accounting treatment
  • Supports the Finance teams by assisting with revenue recognition related questions
  • Documents work product using available systems and tools
  • Participates in projects related to process improvement
  • Supports ad-hoc tasks and requests as needed
  • Minimum Requirements / Qualifications :

  • Analytical skills to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Read and interpret terms and conditions, written guidelines, directions, and correspondence
  • Strong communication skills to prepare and deliver analytical, and / or persuasive presentations
  • Strong organizational skills to balance priorities, complete projects in a timely manner, and consistently manage own workload
  • Diplomacy, flexibility and tact (professional demeanor)
  • Organized, detail-oriented and refined time management skills
  • Ability to work effectively under high stress, time critical deadlines
  • Ability to work independently with general direction
  • Commitment to continuous improvement
  • Knowledge of accepted accounting practices and principles (GAAP)
  • Flexibility in scheduling due to business requirements (i.e., month-end close)
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Key Differentiators :

  • Strong accounting background (revenue recognition experience a plus)
  • Experience with automated accounting (ERP) systems (HFM, SAP, JD Edwards / E1, Oracle R12 a plus)
  • Life science industry experience a plus
  • Previous Supervisory experience
  • Education and Work Experience :

  • Bachelor's degree (Finance or Accounting)
  • 3+ years of accounting experience
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