The Clinical Trials office at the Keck School of Medicine is seeking an Accountant I to join its clinical trials administration team.
The Accountant will be responsible for managing the accounting records of clinical trials research program, including account receivables, accounting and financial administration of fiscal requirements, maintaining account data on systems, and analyzing and reviewing contract agreements and budgets.
Serves as liaison between Pharmaceutical companies and USC Departments
Review clinical trial budgets, Medicare coverage analysis, and fully executed contract for accuracy and consistency
Maintain accurate clinical trial accrual by performing invoices with contract terms and management of payments
Perform the analysis and forecast of clinical study spending
Prepare journal vouchers for required accruals
Work closely with USC Departments to ensure that the data necessary to accurately monitor and report on clinical trial accrual, budgets and forecasts is collected and analyzed in a timely manner
Review medical bills and invoice for items according to contact terms
Perform closeout of clinical trials, to ensure all financial transactions are accurate
Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The University reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degreeMinimum Experience: 1 yearMinimum Field of Expertise: Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles including fund accounting
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.