IQVIA General Ledger Accountant in United States

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support month end process and statutory related processes within deadlines and instructions.

  • Ensure that accounting records are thoroughly maintained in preparation for independent audits.

  • Prepare or analyze financial reports, research and explain variances.

  • Perform or review close related ledger tasks, e.g. accruals, provisions, journals postings.

  • Prepare or review accounts reconciliations on timely basis in accordance with Group internal control guidelines.

  • Perform and review SOX controls in line with Group internal guidelines.

  • Participate in local projects or initiatives, evaluates potential impact on local reporting units, perform local implementation of changes.

  • Ensure appropriate communication with all business partners and support business partners in financial decisions, if required. Ensure business activities are appropriately reflected in the accounting records.

  • Provide recommendations to improve existing processes and financial systems and suggest alternatives where appropriate.

  • Maintain and improve technical accounting skills.

  • May assume overall responsibility for small size legal entity or regional tasks.

  • Support the onboarding of additional countries to the new IQVIA financial shared services center in Bratislava Slovakia.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • General Ledger Accounting background preferably with Finance Shared Service & international experience.

  • Strong communication skills. – effective verbal and written communication skills in English language

  • Additional European language is advantage

  • Attention to detail and a high degree of intellectual curiosity; inquisitive.

  • Ability to exercise judgment within procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and managers.

  • Sense of urgency and ability to juggle and prioritize multiple work requirements to meet deadlines.

  • Strong customer service focus, with a drive to ensure that we exceed the expectations of our customers.

  • Commitment to delivering quality results and overcoming obstacles and challenges in a time-sensitive environment.

MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3 years’ experience in accounting; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • Strong communication skills – verbal and written communication skills in English

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.

  • Technical accounting skills.

  • Good analytical and numeracy skills.

  • Ability to identify financial issues and execute mitigating actions.

  • Ability to prioritize and coordinate multiple work requirements to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers and clients

min. wage 1500 EUR gross/month BASED ON EXPERIENCE

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™

At IQVIA, we have a vision. Where every healthcare decision is based on evidence. Where data science and human science come together to improve global health. Where new and creative solutions aren’t just possible – they are expected.

Thank you for your interest in growing your career with us. It takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage to transform healthcare. The 56,000+ employees of the IQVIA family of companies, including Q2 Solutions, are reimagining a world without the consequences of disease. We are brave minds bringing powerful ideas to reality. At IQVIA, you can truly make an impact in an environment where you’re supported to succeed.

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