Senior Associate, Markup Accounting
Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend on.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.Role DescriptionSupports the execution of all intercompany profit calculations and transfer pricing reconciliations, including the processing of journal entries at a regional or market level. Responsibilities: * Process various non-recurring topside journal entries in support of the monthly financial close. * Prepare monthly account rollforwards. * Assist with the preparation of monthly/quarterly analytics. * Maintain and develop strong relationships with shared services, manufacturing, market finance, FP&A, and consolidations teams and other business functions to ensure efficiency in end-to-end markup reporting processes and accurate presentation of consolidated financial data. * Execute monthly markup processes routinely with stakeholder group and ensure level of interaction and service delivery is meeting expectations and improvement opportunities are identified regularly. * Provide support for ad hoc management requests from markets, finance, and tax. * Effectively use Hyperion suite of solutions (HFM, Essbase, Smartview, etc.) to perform data reconciliations, release intercompany profits, ensure proper amortization, and analyze impact of changes of transfer pricing. * Assist with ensuring strong internal controls around the market and corporate markup process. Qualifications (Training, Education & Prior Experience) Education: * Bachelor”s Degree in Finance or Accounting required * CPA and/or MBA preferred Experience: * Minimum 4 years of diversified experience in a financial reporting capacity within a large multi-national company with consolidations, intercompany profit, or similar experience, with exposure to relevant financial reporting/monthly close or consolidation processes. * Strong knowledge of accounting and financial systems/processes; knowledge of HFM and Essbase strongly desired. * Demonstrated proficiency in US GAAP accounting and ability to apply concepts appropriately in the review and analysis of financial data. * Familiarity with markup accounting procedures is highly desirable. Skills: * Exhibits initiative and demonstrates an ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments. * Strong teamwork and collaboration skills in addition to ability to work independently. * Strong attention to detail and organizational skills is critical. * Excellent quantitative, analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills. * Demonstrates an ability to be a quick learner with a desire to continually build his/her skill set and experiences. * Excellent written and verbal communication skills to engage with business partners effectively. Able to clearly communicate complex financial and process-related information to key stakeholders. Communication skills include the ability to listen to, and appreciate stakeholder concerns and understand issues. * Ability to work effectively with external auditors.Apply for this job.