Corteva Agriscience?, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont? has an exciting opportunity for a Financial Analyst in our Johnston, IA office. This position will work with the Royalty & Contract COE Manager in establishing a reporting, recording, and records management environment which adapts and supports royalties and licensing as it becomes an increasing part of the Company?s portfolio and growth strategy. Responsibilities will involve the intellectual property of Dow AgroSciences (DAS), Agrigenetics, Phytogen, Mycogen Plant Sciences, DAS Canada, and newly acquired entities which have customers and vendors around the globe. Implementation of processes and tools must focus on using sustainable, repeatable, and efficient methods while ensuring internal control standards are met. The incumbent will also be responsible for day to day activities for these entities which include ensuring all license contracts are properly recorded, working with legal to ensure the license database is up to date and reflects all contractual data, management of customer/vendor codes, management of cost centers, income and expense management, and performance of financial transactions including tax and currency components. Incumbent will interact with global customers/vendors in executing duties, as well as, internal Licensing Managers, Global Business Leaders, and Financial Analysts. Responsibilities:Interpretation of key aspects of license agreements for proper accounting and analysis.Effective communication with business partners to ensure accuracy and completeness of database and tools supporting royalty rates and final reporting of revenue or expense.Improve current royalty calculation process through use of new tools or adaptation of current tools to reduce manual intervention and rework, as well as, increase efficiency and accuracy.Create documentation to support royalty processes including flow charts, decision trees, and RACI charts to better pinpoint areas for improvement and leveraging of Dow processes and resources.Account reconciliation of royalty related general ledger accounts.Determine and book royalty accruals related to expense during monthly close.Complete royalty reporting required by third party vendors throughout the year to ensure proper royalty reporting. Including assisting in 3rd party audits by providing supporting documents and any analysis required.Track and analyze royalty payments made by quarter/season.Develop a working knowledge of SAP R3, royalty databases (Sequel, Access) and other tools.Perform detailed analysis of data through the use of Excel v-lookups and pivot table functionality.Prepare and run macro Excel scripts on a monthly basis.Qualifications:Bachelor's degree required in Finance, Accounting or related program. Master's degree preferred.CPA and/or MBA preferred.3-5 years, minimum experience working with royalties and licensing.Demonstrated strong teamwork, collaboration and communication skills.Corteva Agriscience? offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and pension. We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience? is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont?. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system.At Corteva Agriscience?, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.Apply for this job.