Staff Accountant in Ronkonkoma, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 6/14/2018

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Job Description

Company Description  

For more than 70 years, The Nature’s Bounty Co. has enriched the lives of consumers around the world and stood as the leader in health and wellness by introducing innovative products and solutions to the marketplace. Putting science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business, the brands of The Nature’s Bounty Co. are some of the most trusted in the world. Always motivated by nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health, our vision for health and wellness has inspired leading brands such as Nature’s Bounty®, Sundown Naturals®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Ester-C®, MET-Rx®, Pure Protein®, Balance®, Body Fortress®, Puritan’s Pride® and Organic Dr.®, among others. As a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition and ethical beauty products, The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms.

Job Description  

The Staff Accountant will analyze, record, verify, consolidate and enter transactions, as well as presenting financial results through various internal reports.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare journal entries and participate in related monthly accounting activities to ensure timely general ledger close, and ensure transactions are recorded, documented and supported in accordance with company policies, US GAAP and SOX controls.
  • Complete month-end closings for international entities and foreign currency ledgers including transfer pricing and intercompany accounting.
  • Ensure accuracy of the month-end closing and validity of the amounts for each international business unit.
  • Identify/investigate discrepancies and provide management with recommended solutions.
  • Research and respond to information requests from management and our internal / external auditors involving specific general ledger accounts.
  • Review, analyze, and interpret international account activities, including account fluctuations. Provide findings and recommendations to management.
  • Complete schedules for year-end audit and provide assistance to our internal / external auditors, as needed.
  • Accurate and timely preparation and delivery of all regular and ad hoc management reports

  • Working knowledge of commonly used accounting concepts, practices and procedures and 2-3 years of related experience
  • CPA license preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Knowledge of Oracle accounting software preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to details

Additional Information  

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more! 

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our on-line job postings.