About Natus Medical Incorporated: Natus is a leading provider of healthcare products used for screening, detection, treatment, monitoring and tracking of common medical ailments such as hearing impairment, neurological dysfunction, epilepsy, sleep disorders, newborn jaundice and newborn metabolic testing.
Summary: The Senior Accountant will be the senior staff position supporting the Natus Neurology site in Middleton, WI and the Natus Neurology strategic business unit (SBU). Reporting to the Assistant Controller, this position will be responsible for revenue recognition, quarter-end accruals, intercompany reconciliations and other areas of accounting as assigned. The Senior Accountant will play a key part in the month-end close, periodic financial audits, and development and maintenance of controls to ensure compliance with SOX guidelines. This role will also support the Assistant Controller and Neurology SBU Controller with accounting research and other ad hoc analysis as needed.
Job Family Summary: General Accounting is responsible for maintaining the financial books and records and preparing financial statements in accordance with accounting standards.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Responsible for tracking deferred revenue and ensuring accurate revenue recognition consistent with Natus accounting policies.
Contribute to timely and accurate month-end close, including posting of journal entries and account reconciliation.
Assist in completion of monthly variance analysis.
Provide support with financial audits and SOX compliance for Middleton location
Coordinate global reconciliation of intercompany balances for the Natus Neurology entities.
Provide ad-hoc reporting and analysis.
Stay current and follow all Quality System procedures related to this job, which can affect the quality of products or services provided to our customers.
Other responsibilities as assigned to support the Finance and Management team.
Minimum of bachelors degree in accounting, finance or other business related field; CPA or MBA preferred.
5+ years progressively responsible work experience in accounting; experience with revenue recognition for multi-element deliverables strongly preferred.
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel a must.
Solid systems knowledge and experience with ERP systems including general ledger and query tools (i.e., business objects); Oracle experience preferred.
Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
Experience in a manufacturing environment is desired.
Travel: Limited, 5% of the time
Natus is a leading provider of healthcare products used for the screening, detection, treatment, monitoring and tracking of common medical...