Manager GLBL Intercompany Accounting

Company Name: Charles River Laboratories

Location: Wilmington, MA, US - 01887

Job Duration: 2022-01-14 to 2022-02-13

Overview

For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

Job Summary

We are seeking a Global Intercompany Manager for our Corporate site located in Wilmington, MA.
 
The following responsibilities related to the Global Intercompany Manager:
 
– Manage staff and accounting close processes including; accounting entries, account reconciliations
– Establish clear goals for staff and help develop team to provide growth opportunities
– Resolve accounting process issues and adjust procedures to complete tasks efficiently and accurately
– Identify and implement process initiative and policies to improve operational effectiveness and performance
– Leads Design and Delivery of SAP Finance solutions.  This role requires a broad in-depth knowledge of Finance business processes and SAP FICO (Finance and Controlling) module, integration with SAP and Non-SAP Systems.
– Reporting to the Director of Shared Services and partner closely with global process owners, senior finance personnel and financial systems leads to maximize the transformational potential of technology investments.
– Partner with European counterparts and Treasury with managing how intercompany loans, interest and dividends are recorded
– Strong analytical skills and problem solving skills
– Strong Excel skills
– Conduct efficient team meetings and cross functional meetings
– Support accounting integrating of acquisitions as needed
– Manage additional ad hoc projects

Job Qualifications

– Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) or equivalent in accounting, finance or related discipline
– Experience with Intercompany accounting, matching and reconciliations
– S/4 HANA and SAP Central Finance a plus
– Five or more years of direct staff management strongly preferred
– Strong written and verbal communication skills
– Occasional travel may be required (post Covid)

Competencies

Own – We act like owners when we hold ourselves accountable for our actions, when we respond to internal and external client needs with speed and accuracy, when we set and achieve meaningful goals, and when we strive towards continuous improvement.
Collaborate -We collaborate when we partner with each other and promote teamwork, when we communicate clearly and effectively across the hall or around the globe, and when we welcome all forms of diversity and encourage inclusiveness.
Care – We show we care when we respect each other, our animals and the communities where we work and live, when we create a positive healthy workplace, when we are mindful of our compliance standards, and when we choose to do the right thing.
Lead – We lead when we advocate our purpose and model our values, when we deliver innovation, when we embrace change, and when we appreciate and celebrate the great work of others.

About Corporate Functions 
The Corporate Functions provide operational support across Charles River in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, IT, Legal, Sales, Quality Assurance, Marketing, and Corporate Development. They partner with their colleagues across the company to develop and drive strategies and to set global standards. The functions are essential to providing a bridge between strategic vision and operational readiness, to ensure ongoing functional innovation and capability improvement.

 

About Charles River
Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.

 

With over 17,000 employees within 90 facilities in 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. And in 2019, revenue increased to $2.62 billion.

 

At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of ~85% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2019.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer – all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

 

If you are interested in applying to Charles River Laboratories and need special assistance or an accommodation due to a disability to complete any forms or to otherwise participate in the resume submission process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team by sending an e-mail message to crrecruitment_US@crl.com. This contact is for accommodation requests for individuals with disabilities only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

 

For more information, please visit www.criver.com.