We’re seeking an Accounting Associate to help us in our mission to improve human health and quality of life through the development, distribution, and application of advanced computational methods.
Schrödinger is on the cutting edge of computer-aided drug discovery and materials science, collaborating with companies like Takeda, Nimbus, Pfizer, and Sanofi. We set the record for the largest and fastest cloud computing run, and our software suites continue to revolutionize the design of therapeutics and materials. WaterMap, Maestro, and LiveDesign are just a few examples of the programs we’ve created.
As a member of our Accounting team, you’ll play a key role in tracking our company’s financial wellbeing. Using your outstanding organizational skills and keen eye for problem-solving, you’ll help set us up for continued success!
Who will love this job:
A detail-oriented accountant who can read, analyze, and interpret business documents and correspondence in a timely fashion
An effective business writer with a professional demeanor
An excellent communicator and team player who enjoys a collaborative environment
What you’ll do:
Perform accounts payable transaction analysis, account coding and data entry
Collect new vendor information and maintain the vendor master file
Address accounts payable transaction issues and correspond with vendors and internal staff
Review employee expense reports for accuracy, address expense reporting issues by corresponding with Schrödinger employees
Prepare general ledger account journal entries and reconciliations, including bank account and prepaid expense reconciliations
Coordinate weekly check runs and wire transfers
Perform administrative tasks such as filing, scanning, archiving, mailings, etc.
Assist in documenting accounting policies and procedures and maintain internal control tools
What you should have:
1-2 years of accounts payable experience or a business degree with a focus on accounting
Deep understanding of accounting software systems
Familiarity with Microsoft suite, particularly Word and Excel (Apple Mac, Google GSuite, and NetSuite experience are a plus)
Pay and perks:
Schrödinger understands it’s people that make a company great. Because of this, we’re prepared to offer a competitive salary, stock options, and a wide range of benefits that include healthcare (with dental and vision), a 401k, pre-tax commuter benefits, a flexible work schedule, and a parental leave program. We have catered meals in the office, a company culture that is relaxed but engaged, and over a month of paid vacation time. Our Administrative and Human Resources departments also plan a myriad of fun company-wide events.
We’ve been working remotely from across the world over the past year because the health and safety of our employees is paramount. Nonetheless, we have kept Schrödinger’s outstanding culture going through a series of online fitness classes, trivia nights, happy hours, and so much more.
Sound exciting? Apply today and join us!
As an equal opportunity employer, Schrödinger hires outstanding individuals into every position in the company. People who work with us have a high degree of engagement, a commitment to working effectively in teams, and a passion for the company's mission. We place the highest value on creating a safe environment where our employees can grow and contribute, and refuse to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious belief, sex, age, disability, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, partnership status, caregiver status, sexual and reproductive health decisions, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. To us, "diversity" isn't just a buzzword, but an important element of our core principles and key business practices. We believe that diverse companies innovate better and think more creatively than homogenous ones because they take into account a wide range of viewpoints. For us, greater diversity doesn't mean better headlines or public images - it means increased adaptability and profitability.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Schrödinger is the scientific leader in developing state-of-the-art chemical simulation software for use in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and materials research.
Our industry-leading computational platform facilitates the research efforts of biopharmaceutical and industrial companies, academic institutions, and government laboratories worldwide. Schrödinger also has wholly-owned and collaborative drug discovery programs in a broad range of therapeutic areas.
We are deeply committed to investing in the science and talent that drive its computational platform. Schrödinger was founded in 1990, has over 400 employees, and is engaged with customers and collaborators in more than 70 countries.