Senior Accountant (EG)

  • Accounting
  • General Accounting
  • General Ledger

This is a temporary contractor opportunity at Novartis 
 Novartis touches the lives of a tenth of the world’s population. Every role here, regardless of contract type, makes an impact on human life! 
Novartis US partners with external managed service provider Magnit Global to offer engaging temporary contractor opportunities like this, to those who are looking for flexibility in their career while looking to gain new skills and experiences providing services to an inclusive global medicines company. Click here to learn more about Magnit 
Ready to work with/through Magnit at Novartis? Please read on... 
In planning for 2024, in the month(s) ahead, we anticipate hiring for this role:

Senior Accountant
 • Prepare journal entries surrounding Fixed Assets, Leases, Prepaids, Cash, Intercompany, Allocations, Account Payable Accrual, Benefits, Clinical Trial Accruals
 • Perform account reconciliations over areas noted above
 • Prepare Balance Sheet and P&L Fluctuation Analyses over areas noted above
 • Prepare Purchase Order Analysis (GR/IR gap analysis) and meet with business to determine quarterly accruals
 • Previous General Ledger reporting experience including running reports and ad-hoc analysis (Great Plains, Coupa would be a plus)
 • Cash Balance Weekly Reporting
 • Ad-hoc requests as needed
At least 5 years of experience in a General Accounting role with General Ledger experience in Great Plains
 Minimum degree - Bachelors in Accounting
 Pharma experience preferred
Location: Hybrid role in East Hanover, NJ 
Pay Rate:  $47 - $64/hour
Contract: 12 months 
Health, dental, vision, 401k

 Why Novartis? 
766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives. 
We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working. 
We believe we can reinvent what's possible when we collaborate with courage to ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying! 
Imagine the impact you could make here at Novartis! 
Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: 
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment with diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve. 
To do our best work we need different viewpoints, which is why here at Magnit, we celebrate diversity and embrace inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, Magnit is dedicated to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We strive to ensure that we maintain a positive and enriching work environment for all. 
If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Magnit at or 1.862.778.5441. 

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion / EEO

  • Work Authorization : Green Card, US Citizen, Other valid work visa
  • Preferred years of experience : 5+ Years
  • Travel Required : No travel required
  • Shift timings: Hybrid role in East Hanover, NJ
Job Location
East Hanover, New Jersey
USD 47.00 - USD 64.00 Per Hour
10 month(s)
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