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Senior Accounting and Compliance Analyst

Company: Fortive
Location: Everett
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

Reporting to the Technical Accounting and Compliance Manager, the Accounting and Compliance Analyst will help drive the implementation of accounting policy and maintenance of the internal control environment. As part of this role you will apply your knowledge of finance, corporate accounting practices, internal controls, and GAAP to drive the complex compliance program audits that are administered locally within the Technical Accounting function. Additionally, you will help steer the complex accounting decision making process associated with the Technical Accounting programs.Responsibilities

  • Performing all assigned internal SOX testing and being a resource for other self-testers globally.
  • Supporting both internal and external audit activities throughout the year, including the remediation of issues found during those audits.
  • Documenting new accounting policies and procedures, as well as reviewing and documenting currently undocumented processes.
  • Coordinating with Fortive OpCo Management to ensure that policies and procedures are consistent across Fortive.
  • Identifying and implementing new opportunities for process and productivity improvements in the both the accounting department and other departments across ASP.
  • Assisting with the implementation of new accounting standards.
  • Researching complex technical accounting issues encountered by the Company, including accounting for business combinations, revenue recognition issues, leases, impairment of Goodwill and other intangible assets.
  • Reporting out the financial and control impact arising from technical accounting issues.
  • Completing month, quarter and year-end close procedures including journal entry preparation and account reconciliations.
  • Analyzing and reviewing financial data and preparing financial statement supporting information. The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience:
    • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required. Master's degree preferred.
    • CPA preferred.
    • 3 to 5 years of Big 4 Firm Audit experience and/or direct experience with Technical Financial Accounting in a medium/large corporation preferred.
    • Must be PC proficient and have strong experience and knowledge with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office products.
    • Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from direct manager to accomplish objectives.
    • Strong verbal and written communication and influencing skills. Fortive is a global family of more than 20 industry-leading industrial growth and technology companies, united by a shared purpose: to make the world stronger, safer, and more effective by providing essential technology for the people who accelerate progress. Here, you get the excitement of a "startup" with the stability and predictability of an organization strongly grounded in its roots and with a proven track record of growth. There's no limit to what you can learn, or the impact you can make: for you, for us, for growth. Come join our team at Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP) and be part of a global leader in infection prevention solutions for the healthcare industry. With advanced products, technologies, and workflows for medical sterilization and disinfection, ASP is dedicated to defending the lives of patients, families, healthcare workers, providers, and communities. Add your talent to our extraordinary team and help us in our mission to make healthcare safer for everyone. ASP is based in Irvine, California with core sites in Everett, Washington and Schaffhausen, Switzerland plus many more offices around the world. -
      "The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a Fortive Company. Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail applyassistance@fortive.com to request accommodation."

Keywords: Fortive, Everett , Senior Accounting and Compliance Analyst, Professions , Everett, Washington

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