accounting | Associate Director, Financial Reporting - Foster McKay in Basking Ridge, NJ

Associate Director, Financial Reporting - Foster McKay

  • Foster McKay
  • $175,290.00 - 175,290.00 / Year *
  • 16 Harcourt Ln
  • Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
  • Full-Time
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This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing pharmaceutical company with high-value products, a rich pipeline, and excellent management team.

What would I be doing?

The Associate Director, Financial Reporting is a highly visible and critical role which reports to the Senior Director of Financial Reporting. Key responsibilities include preparation of SEC Filings, performing technical accounting research, leading process improvement initiatives, maintaining SOX compliance and supporting business activities.

  • Manage timeline for SEC reporting.
  • Prepare SEC filings (10-K, 10-Q, 11-K, S-8,8-K, Registration Statements and Proxy), press releases and call scripts.
  • Maintain Wdesk (financial reporting system) and related analysis that support the preparation of SEC filings.
  • Review XBRL included in Form 10-K and 10-Q filings.
  • Analyze and resolve complex accounting and reporting issues, including interpreting external technical accounting proposals and pronouncements.
  • Lead process improvement initiatives related to financial accounting and reporting.
  • Maintain effective internal controls and manage internal and external audits.
  • Coordinate statutory audits with international locations.
  • Provide technical accounting support for transactional due diligence and acquisition accounting.
  • Interact with various functions/departments including FP&A, treasury, tax, and business development and advise on accounting matters.
  • Account for equity transactions, including stock-based compensation and prepare basic and diluted EPS calculations.
  • What would make me qualified?
  • Education Bachelors in Accounting/Finance required
  • 10-14 years Big 4 and industry related experience in an SEC reporting role required
  • CPA required
  • Management of projects or people preferred
  • Pharmaceuticals or life science company experience preferred
  • Deep technical knowledge of US GAAP and SEC reporting requirements
  • Multi-national public company experience preferred

  • Associated topics: associate director, controller, director finance, finance director, general operational manager, general operations manager, manage, operation, recruit, supply


    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.