Danaher Corporation Staff Accountant in Torrance, California

Danaher Company Description
Phenomenex is a global technology leader committed to developing novel analytical chemistry solutions that solve the separation and purification challenges of researchers in industrial, clinical, government and academic laboratories. From drug discovery and pharmaceutical development to food safety and environmental analysis, Phenomenex chromatography products, technical services and chemical reference standards accelerate science and help researchers improve global health and well-being.

Selected by the Wall Street Journal as an "Exceptional Workplace," Phenomenex is defined by its passionate people, dynamic culture and distinctive ingenuity. These common characteristics unify the Phenomenex companies worldwide behind our mission "to promote the growth, prosperity and well-being of those we serve - our customers, our employees, and humanity.

Description
GENERAL SUMMARY:

Provides management with financial information by researching and analyzing accounts; preparing journal entries and reconciliations.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

•Analyzes information by developing spreadsheet reports; verifying information. •Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files; reconciling accounts. •Develops and implements accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures; recommending changes. •Answers accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data. •Provides accounting support for audit by reviewing financial information; converting data to general ledger system; obtaining supplementary information for preparing financial statements. •Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential. •Maintains financial security by ensuring strong internal controls •Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities internal and external; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations. •Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed. •Ad hoc reporting

Qualification
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

•BS degree in a related field preferred •A minimum of 1-3 years of experience in a staff accountant or similar role •Well versed in Excel – Pivot Tables / V-lookup •Accounting, SFAS Rules, Reporting Skills •AX Experience a plus •General Math Skills

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years. At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Organization: Phenomenex
Job Function: Finance & Accounting
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-CA-Torrance
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: PHE000398