Director of Global Accounting and Compliance - Remote

Jul 22, 2022
Aug 12, 2022
Executive, Director
Full Time
US Remote Worker

The Emmes Company, LLC ("Emmes") is a global, full-service Clinical Research Organization dedicated to excellence in supporting the advancement of public health and biopharmaceutical innovation. We believe in the power of truth, so much so that we named our company Emmes, which means truth. Through decades of experience we have learned that collaborative relationships thrive and human health benefits when truth is our compass.

Our "Character Achieves Results" culture is driven by five key values that guide our actions in the way we conduct research and distinguish us as an organization: Integrity, Agility, Passion for Excellence, Collaborative Partnerships and Intellectual Curiosity. We are a trusted partner to clients who share our passion for improving public health in a world of ever-changing scientific research.

If you share our motivations and passion in research, come join us! You will be joining a collaborative culture that empowers every Emmes employee — from entry level through top executive — to contribute to our clients' success by sharing ideas openly and honestly.

Primary Purpose

Supports Emmes' CFO by leading global cost structure management, preparing the monthly consolidated financial statements, supporting technical accounting needs, and partnering with Finance & Accounting leaders on process and system improvements. Conducts financial analysis related to cost structure modeling and cost-impact analysis to inform decisions.

  • Indirect cost structure management, including disclosure statements, managing incurred cost audits, and completing incurred cost submissions
  • Work effectively with individuals both within the Finance and Accounting Department as well as outside the department and proactively work with internal stakeholders to assess the operations of the organization and make favorable cost structure recommendations
  • Assess and direct allocation of shared services costs across the global organization
  • Prepare the monthly consolidated financial statements, including translation of international accounting principles to U.S. GAAP, translation of foreign currency to reporting currency, and recording eliminating entries
  • Providing technical accounting support related to a range of transactions, including ASC 805 business combinations, software development costs, and software sales
  • Partner with Accounting and Finance leaders on process improvements, including system assessment and implementation efforts
  • Support integration of affiliate entities into Emmes' financial reporting
  • Lead or assist with ad-hoc assignments and analysis as needed
  • Supports financial statement audit and single audits in accordance with section 200.514
  • Promote a high-quality customer experience for both internal and external clients
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field
  • 5+ years of relevant management experience
  • Experience working in a Federal Government Contracting environment required
  • Experience working in the life sciences industry preferred
  • Utilizing financial systems, including Microsoft Excel, Costpoint Enterprise Reporting, Microsoft Dynamics GP, and other tools
  • Strong organization, time management, and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and also collaboratively with others to achieve goals
  • Self-starter and detail-oriented

Emmes is a federal government contractor and requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, to the extent permitted by applicable law. Individuals with medical conditions or sincerely religious beliefs or practices that prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.

Why work at Emmes?

At Emmes, your actions and hard work will have a direct impact on public health initiatives, both globally and in our local communities with opportunities for volunteerism through our Emmes Cares community engagement program. We offer a competitive benefits package focused on the health and needs of our growing workforce, including:

  • Unlimited Approved Leave

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • 401k & Profit Sharing Plan
  • Work From Home Anywhere in the US

  • Maternal/Paternal Leave

  • Casual Dress Code & Work Environment


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