The Senior Accountant is part of the revenue accounting team responsible for all aspects of US commercial revenue accounting. Working in a fast-growing company that now has three commercial products and a fourth product managed by one of our partners, this position gives the individual the opportunity to help us scale our Finance team to support future products.
Reporting to Revenue Accounting Manager, the position will require extensive and effective collaboration with multiple Finance functions and cross-functional teams.
Summary of Key Responsibilities
Work with accounting team to recognize net product revenue, including gross to net (GTN) calculations and data analysis to support key assumptions and estimates applied
Support Revenue Accounting Manager in collaboration with US commercial, contracting and government pricing business partners to gain an understanding of the customer agreements to ensure adequate rebate accruals
Assist with monitoring and calculation of channel inventory analysis
Assist with oversight of external 3PL in the US
Assist with calculation of global royalties payable, including preparation of royalty reports to external partners
Assist with GTN reporting and dashboards for internal reporting needs
Performing monthly close activities such as preparing journal entries, reconciling balance sheet and P&L accounts, and performing analytical reviews
Prepare invoices for timely billing and payment to the Company on third party agreements
Liaise with accounts payable to prepare payment requests and ensure timely payments to external partners
Play a key role in the monthly, quarterly and year end process by completing monthly reconciliations and tasks in Blackline platform
Support the external reporting process, coordinating with the external reporting team to ensure that key inputs are provided timely
Other tasks as assigned
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Accounting, Finance, or related field
2+ years of progressive experience in an accounting environment
Experience in public accounting firm and CPA preferred
Pharmaceutical or biotech experience preferred
Must possess a strong knowledge of accounting principles, including GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley
Strong analytical and Microsoft Office skills, specifically Excel
Experience with ERP systems; SAP preferred
Attention to detail and accuracy and ability to manage time effectively
Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Ability to manage competing priorities with deadlines, without sacrificing quality
Must demonstrate initiative and be able to work independently as well as part of a team
Alnylam is the world’s leading RNA interference (RNAi) company.
Founded in 2002, Alnylam was built upon a bold vision of turning scientific possibility into reality by harnessing the power of RNAi for human health as an innovative new class of medicines. We are a growing biopharmaceutical company with three approved medicines and a robust pipeline of investigational medicines focused in four strategic therapeutic areas: genetic medicines, cardio-metabolic diseases, infectious diseases, and central nervous system (CNS) and ocular diseases, including several in late-stage development.
Headquartered in Cambridge, Mass., Alnylam employs over 1,500 people in 19 countries and is rapidly growing globally, with additional offices in Norton, Mass., Maidenhead, U.K., Zug, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Netherlands, and Tokyo, Japan. Alnylam is proud to have been recognized as one of The Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work six years in a row (2015-2020), a Great Place to Work in the U.K. and Switzerland two years in a row (2019-2020) and a Science Magazine’s Top Employer two years in a row (2019-2020). Please visit www.alnylam.com for more information.