Position:

Senior Staff Accountant

Location:

RTP, NC, USA


Description: 

Cenduit LLC is the largest IRT (interactive response technology) specialist in the world with the expertise to empower study sponsors for success by implementing a completely personalized system that puts them in control of their clinical trials. Cenduit was founded in May 2007 and emerges from a robust tradition of clinical development and supply chain expertise from two world leaders, Quintiles and Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Meeting the needs of investigator sites and patients, Cenduit offers clinical supply chain intelligence and clinical operations know-how through its IRT-driven services: rapid study start-up software, patient randomization (RTSM), patient reminders, drug supply management, and eClinical integration. Cenduit has over 500 experts worldwide in the US, UK, Switzerland, India and Japan, with clinical trial experience in more than 100 countries, interacting with more than 600,000 patients at more than 32,000 sites. 


Overview:

The main purpose of the Senior Staff Accountant is to manage financial and accounting activities for Cenduit’s US and Europe legal entities to ensure that proper internal controls are in place, and accounting transactions are accurately accounted for using generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). In addition, this position will support banking, internal and external audit and tax of these legal entities.


Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate and manage general accounting functions, primarily the accuracy of general ledger account balances, preparing journal entries

  • Work with payroll manager to maintain proper GL entries and reconciliations related to payroll

  • Support the month-end closing and assist in financial reporting and review

  • Support various treasury activities including setting up bank payments, bank deposits and bank reconciliations

  • Submit (or coordinate the submittal of) timely and accurate tax filings including Sales and Use, VAT, Consumption and Property tax

  • Responsible for end-to-end accounts payable function, from issuing purchase orders to payment to vendors

  • Assist in the internal and external audits and tax provisions/returns

  • Other duties and special projects as assigned

Skills: 

  • Computer proficiency including Microsoft Office applications

  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel

  • Provide excellent customer service to both internal and external clients

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal. The demonstrated ability to communicate with non-English speaking locations across time zones is a plus.

  • Strong organization and time management skills to be able to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment

  • Accuracy, with an eye for detail

  • Team player & flexible.


Education & Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) in Accounting, Finance or Business. CPA, MBA or MS/MA (Accounting) a plus.

  • Minimum 3-5 years of prior accounting experience within a corporate environment.

  • International accounting practices experience and/or exposure to foreign currency transactions is a plus.

  • ERP system experience, Great Plains and NetSuite a plus.


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Cenduit offers equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran or military status and other protected class characteristics.