As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours seeks a financial reporting staff accountant to join our growing finance department and assist in the preparation of internal and external financial statements and tax returns. The ideal candidate is a professional who possesses analytical skills and pays attention to detail to ensure accurate reporting in all areas.
Assists with the preparation of audited financial statements and footnotes in accordance with GAAP. Provides information to and prepares schedules for our external auditors necessary to perform the interim and fiscal year-end audit test work.
Prepares annual tax returns (Form 990) and supporting schedules.
Generates standard monthly reports for our internal customers and prepares other adhoc reports as requested.
Produces quarterly unaudited financial statements (income statement, balance sheet and cash flow) for the Board of Directors.
Generates quarterly reports to comply with the various regulatory agencies.
Assists with report enhancements and continuous improvement projects.
Researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy.
Required Performance Skills:
Have excellent written, verbal and organizational skills. Must possess a clear, concise communication style for efficient and effective communication.
Demonstrates analytical skills with financial statements and other related accounting concepts. Includes recognizing the importance of process and knowing when to ask questions, make suggestions and make decisions.
Must have a strong work ethic and provide accurate information.
Able to work independently or with a team, schedule time efficiently and set priorities. Works effectively in a fast-paced environment.
Open to taking direction, accepting of feedback and willing to accept change.
Builds and fosters professional relationships both internally and externally.
A Bachelor's degree in Accounting is required
3-5 years of related experience is required
Requires advanced PC skills including Microsoft Excel (formulas, v-lookup and the ability to build/manipulate complex spreadsheets), Word, Outlook and Lawson or other enterprise accounting system experience.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.