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The Accounting Department at MSK is seeking an Accountant to join their team.
The Accountant will:
Collect, record, summarize and report accounting transactions consistent with generally accepted accounting principles for healthcare and not-for-profit entities.
Prepare monthly analysis of balance sheet and income statement accounts. This includes ensuring the accuracy of data in each account by researching the nature of recorded transactions, reviewing underlying supporting documentation (vendor bills, etc.) and preparing journal entries as applicable. This may also include preparing monthly reconciliation schedules, preparing and monitoring grant-related activities as well as maintaining sub-systems of the General Ledger.
Develop, maintain and distribute ad-hoc reports and financial models as needed.
Prepare financial information to be provided to the external auditors and other regulatory agencies.
Provide “back-up” assistance to other Accountants in the General Accounting department by learning the day-to-day functions and act as substitute periodically.
The Accountant has:
A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance is required
Working experience in preferably Healthcare/Not-for-Profit fields
Knowledge of applications utilized by MSKCC General Accounting
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.