ABOUT EXPRESS SCRIPTS
Advance your career with the company that makes it easier for people to choose better health.
Express Scripts is a leading healthcare company serving tens of millions of consumers. We are looking for individuals who are passionate, creative and committed to creating systems and service solutions that promote better health outcomes. Join the company that Fortune magazine ranked as one of the "Most Admired Companies" in the pharmacy category. Then, use your intelligence, creativity, integrity and hard work to help us enhance our products and services. We offer a highly competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, life insurance, paid time off, tuition assistance and an employee stock purchase plan.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
Finance's primary responsibilities include financial reporting & analysis, corporate taxes, accounts payable, billing and collections, financial planning and monitoring, underwriting, cash management, risk management, SEC reporting, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, mergers and acquisitions activity, internal audit, client audit, pharmacy audit and investor relations.
The Accounting Specialist position requires the ability to analyze data for journal entries and balance sheet account reconciliations, document workflow in support of the CSD business unit. Essential functions require the ability to work independently and complete assigned responsibilities in a timely manner. This position will assist management with departmental objectives, ensure proper internal controls and optimize efficiencies. The individual must exhibit the ability to work independently, prioritize multiple responsibilities and is expected to effectively communicate suggested solutions that may be needed. This position is one of three accounting specialist positions at CSD, with cross training a full business knowledge expected across the three positions.
Organize and analyze data required for CSD journal entries required for month end close process. Areas of journal entries required include but are not limited to:
Admin billing and fees
Sales and chargebacks
Allowances for doubtful accounts
Perform general ledger reconciliation and account analysis including reconciling sub-ledger balances to the general ledger
Variance analysis to trend for P&L lines to determine completeness prior to close day 3
Assist in establishing, modifying documents and coordinating implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures
Assist internal and external auditors with monthly, quarterly and/or annual reviews
Works on special projects as assigned.
5-8 years of experience with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or other business related field preferred, or 11-14 years of experience without
3-5 years of experience with a Master’s degree
CPA a plus
5-8 years of experience in accounting and analysis
PC skills, Microsoft Office programs, strong Excel with the ability to learn new software easily
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
Demonstrated proficiency in accounting processes, procedures, and controls
Experience in general ledger account analysis/reconciliation
Self-starter and team player
Experience working with cross functional departments to research and resolve issues
Good problem solving and analytical skills
Understanding of business operations and processes
Focus on quality and service
Customer service and relationship building skills
Demonstrated ability to meet multiple deadlines and manage heavy workload
Good verbal and written communication skills
Willingness to work a flexible schedule to accommodate departmental and project deadlines
Express Scripts is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, nationality, ancestry, age, disability or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era, pregnancy, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, citizenship or membership in any other legally protected class.
None of the questions in this application are intended to elicit information regarding any protected characteristics, nor imply any limitation, illegal preferences or discrimination based upon non-job-related information or protected characteristics.
Applicants must be able to pass a drug test and background investigation and, depending on position requirements, a Department of Defense background investigation. AA/EOE.
United States-Florida-Lake Mary
Lake Mary, FL - 255 Technology Park
250 Technology Park
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Express Scripts is a Fortune 25 company and is the largest pharmacy benefit manager in the U.S.