Accountant - III
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Accountant - III
Ref No.: 18-09154
Location: Foster City, California
Job Title: Accountant – III
Location: Foster City, CA
Duration: 12+ Months (Extension possibility on performance and attendance)
Client is seeking a Senior Accountant who will be responsible for cash accounting, prepaid/accrual accounting, and reconciliations for the North America Region. The Senior Accountant will provide accounting support to the North America Financial Shared Services center (NA FSS) in accordance with US GAAP.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
• 4+ years of relevant experience and a BA or BS degree in accounting or equivalent.
• Strong working knowledge of Oracle R12 eBusiness Suite required.
• Must be able to apply accounting knowledge to day-to-day operations and assigned projects.
• Strong technical expertise in their area of responsibility is required.
• Ability to identify trends through analysis of various data.
• Proficiency with Microsoft tools (Excel, Outlook, and Word) required.
• Strong written, presentation and interpersonal skills are required.
• Excellent organizational, analytical and problem solving skills are required.
• Able to work in a fast-paced, changing environment, meeting deadlines in an accurate and timely manner.
• Must be detail-oriented.
• Experience in biotech or pharmaceuticals industry a plus.