Olympus America Inc. Evergreen Requisition - Senior Accountant in Center Valley, Pennsylvania

Job Duties::

  • Assist in the monthly closing process by preparing, uploading and posting journal entries as they relate to Inventory, Accruals and Reserves.

  • Prepare various financial analyses in each of these areas, and assists Finance to ensure accurate projections.

  • Compile reporting and KPI analyses for upper management.

  • Maintain responsibility for the preparation and analysis of various Balance Sheet reconciliations.

  • Prepare various general ledger account analyses by reviewing transactions within the general ledger to ensure accurate activity within the account.

  • Provide transaction backup and respond to questions from external auditors as required on various audit analyses.

  • Assist various Business Groups with accounting and financial systems research.

  • Provide other Groups with accounting and operational process data, and propose solutions as requested.

  • Analyze and challenge various internal control matters, as they pertain to financial accounting and reporting.

  • Review revenue recognition for various contract types including service contracts, multiple element arrangements, installation requirements and other deferred revenue scenarios.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Description:

  • An Evergreen Requisition is an advertisement for positions that Olympus hires for throughout the year. It is a way for Olympus to build a database of qualified, interested individuals for a particular job function so that when there is a need to fill that type of role, the hiring process will be faster. By applying to an Evergreen Requisition, you are expressing your interest for a particular job function within the Olympus family of companies.

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The Senior Accountant will be responsible for the control, posting, and maintenance of various subsidiary ledgers on a daily basis, including inventory, accruals and balance sheet reserves. The incumbent will be responsible for ensuring appropriate accounting application, primarily in the areas of revenue recognition. He/She will also ensure consistent application of accounting policies across all business units, while applying J-SOX controls as documented. EOE M/F/D/V

Primary Hiring Locations: Center Valley, PA

About Us:

Olympus America, Inc. with headquarters in Center Valley, PA is a precision technology leader, creating innovative opto-digital solutions in health care and life science products throughout North America. Olympus works collaboratively with its customers and its affiliates worldwide to leverage R&D investment in precision technology and manufacturing processes across diverse business lines. These include: gastrointestinal endoscopes, accessories, and minimally invasive surgical products; advanced clinical and research microscopes. Olympus America Inc at http://www.olympusamerica.com/

Job Requirements::


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting is required.

  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting experience is required.

Company URL:

Olympus America Inc at http://www.olympusamerica.com/

Posting Title:

Evergreen Requisition - Senior Accountant

Posting Locations:

Pennsylvania, Center Valley

Work Location:

Headquarters OCA

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