Sr. Financial Analyst

Assertio Therapeutics, Inc.
Lake Forest
19 Jul 2019
20 Jul 2019
Contract type
Full time
We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Financial Analyst with a "can–do" attitude, analytical mind, and exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills to support our SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting team. This attentive professional will have an eye for detail and an enthusiasm for working cross–functionally with all areas of the company. A willingness to be mentored and learn all aspects of the business will be essential for success in the role.


Essential Job Function
  • Assist in preparation of quarterly 10–Qs, annual 10–K and other SEC filings
  • Compile, organize and maintain support for financial data included in SEC filings
  • Perform research and analysis of new accounting standards and other technical accounting issues; assist in the implementation of new standards as needed
  • Initiate the disclosure checklist process each quarter
  • Assist in the preparation of Board of Director's Audit Committee presentations.
  • Assist, as needed, with Investor Relations activities
  • Assist with the accounting of equity related transactions
  • Work closely with and support auditors in the quarterly reviews and annual audit
  • Take ownership in controls related to the SEC Reporting process
  • Identify and implement process improvements in the SEC Reporting processes
  • Complete special projects as needed


Education and Experience
  • Bachelors Degree, B.S/B.A. in Accounting
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis without sponsorship in the future
  • 2+ years in public accounting or 3+ years of experience in corporate accounting at a public company (SEC experience preferred)

Skills and Abilities
  • Established understanding of financial statements and concepts underlying recording, classifying, and analyzing financial transactions in US GAAP
  • Highly detail oriented, and strong organizational skills
  • Proactive and motivated self–starter
  • Intermediate Excel skills and generally savvy in utilizing/learning various software products
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees
  • Proven success in meeting assigned deadlines

Assertio Therapeutics is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, sexual orientation or veteran status.