1+ months
2018-03-152018-05-02

Supervisor Finance

Abbott
Green Oaks, IL 60048

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

This position interfaces with International Affiliates with respect to the reporting of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial information.  This position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills to communicate with affiliates and all levels of management.  Position takes a lead role in managing department’s activities related to on-going projects and working with core project team members.
Reviews and processes monthly and year-end financial statements from international affiliates.

  • Provides technical accounting expertise and guidance to international affiliates regarding US GAAP reporting.
  • Reconciles Currency Translation Adjustment account for assigned affiliates.
  • Acts as liaison between international affiliates and Corporate.  Interfaces with all operating divisions and Corporate support divisions such as International Tax and Global Treasury.
  • Processes journal entries as needed for local currency adjustments and US Dollar override adjustments.
  • Analyzes various Balance Sheet and P&L accounts to ensure integrity of international affiliates financial reporting.
  • Reviews local entity financial statements and processes approvals from International Treasury, Corporate Tax and Corporate Legal departments.
  • Participates in special projects as a result of organizational changes impacting international operations including coordinating journal entries with international affiliates for said changes.
    • Spin-offs
    • Acquisitions
    • Entity mergers
    • Entity liquidations
    • Participate in other special projects as needed.
      • Financial close acceleration
      • Ad-hoc reporting

        Education Requirements:

        A bachelors degree preferably in Accounting, Finance or a related field. A CPA is strongly preferred.

        Skills/Experience Requirements:

        5-7 years of experience in Accounting, Finance or a related field.


        Job Family: Accounting & Reporting
        Division: FIN Corporate Finance
        Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
        Medical Surveillance: No
        Significant Work Activities: Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

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