Accountant I in Albany, NY at AMRI

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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Job Description

Accountant I in Albany, NY

AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The Staff Accountant provides support to the AMRI Albany Shared Service group in the following areas of Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll and General Ledger utilizing our systems – Oracle and SAP. Specific assignments include: accounts payable processing, accounts receivable processing, payroll reporting and general ledger transactions.

Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.

Responsibilities

•         Process accounts payable related transactions in accordance with AMRI Global Accounting Policies # 7, Payables, Accruals and Other Liabilities. Processing includes assisting in check run preparation, opening mail/distributing mail, filing and handling vendor inquiries

•         Process accounts receivable related transactions in accordance with AMRI Global Accounting Policies # 5, Revenue Recognition, and #11, Receivables. Processing includes mailing of customer invoices, managing A/R mailbox with inquiries, simple system updates and tracking

•         Support the payroll team with various audit requests, reporting requirements and adhoc responsibilities

•         Support AMRI reception area with scheduled coverage of the front desk during breaks and vacations

•         Complete and maintain various schedules, work papers and account reconciliations that support the Company’s Balance Sheet accounts associated with fixed assets, accruals, and prepaid expenses

Generate reports, documents, and schedules as needed to support requests from internal sources (Controller, Department Management) to better aid in the Company’s completion of goals and efficiency of operations

Job Requirements

Requirements

•         Associates or B.S. in Accounting or equivalent experience

•         1-3 years accounting experience – accounts payable /accounts receivable processing

•         Enterprise software experience required, SAP or Oracle experience a plus

•         Management of diverse data population – good organizational skills

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

All interested applicants must apply online. AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness. Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.
Shift:  Standard 8

Albany Molecular Research, Inc. is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address "jobs@amriglobal.com" to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above-referred email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.

AMRI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address jobs@amriglobal.com to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above referenced email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.