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**Job ID** 207038BR **Posting Title** Senior Accountant, Accounting & Reporting **Division** NBS **Business Unit** FRA Operations NBS **Country** USA **Work Location** Fort Worth, TX **Company/Legal Entity** Novartis Corporation **Functional Area** Audit & Finance **Job Type** Full Time **Employment Type** Regular **Job Description** The Senior Accountant, Accounting & Reporting is a position in the Record-to-Report (R2R) team and is responsible for supporting the overall accounting, reporting, and related controls and compliance requirements for the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF). The position would be one of the divisional points of con-tact in the FSC, with specific responsibilities including: select technical accounting application, month-end closings, financial reporting, balance sheet review / reconciliations, financial controls, and liaison with internal and external auditors as well as other stakeholders. * Interact with functional areas in the NIBR & NBS Divisions to support appropriate ac-counting and financial reporting * Prepare monthly / quarterly journal entries * Prepare monthly account analyses and account reconciliations * Support the month-end financial closing and reporting process * Support timeliness of reporting as well as compliance with Novartis standards and policies (ie global processes, Novartis Accounting Manual, Novartis Financial Controls Manual, Management Authorization Levels, etc.) * Support continual improvement and modifications to templates/processes throughout the month to increase efficiency and address changes due to new or altered internal or external reporting requirements * Support standardization of GNF processes to FSC cross-divisional processes * Coordinate research reimbursement and grant accounting processes * Support manufacturing accounting processes * Collaborate with key stakeholders, including divisional business colleagues, both internal and external accounting authorities/auditors, and Division and Group Financial Re-porting and Accounting, as well as communicating with these stakeholders when questions regarding accounting/reporting matters arise * Role model a work style that displays innovation, quality, collaboration, performance, courage, and integrity **EEO Statement** _The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status._ **Minimum requirements** * Undergraduate degree in Accounting and/or Finance required, Advanced degree in Finance, Accounting or Business preferred * 3+ years of financial experience, preferably in Big 4 public accounting, and the health care industry * Significant experience in financial accounting and reporting, auditing and financial process engineering, with record of strong control focus * CPA strongly preferred English * Strong knowledge of IFRS (and GAAP), accounting and financial reporting requirements * Enterprise systems knowledge (SAP preferred) * Strong leadership, interpersonal, influencing and management skills * Demonstrated understanding of key business fundamentals and value drivers * Demonstrated commitment to Company's beliefs, values and organizational goals * Possesses unquestioned integrity and strong ethics * Shared Services experience preferred


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