Job Title: Manager Technical Accounting – Deerfield, IL

Job Announcement Number: 202210150


Responsible for providing technical accounting support to transactions by businesses across the globe, e.g., analyzing strategic M&A transactions and answer technical inquiries interpreting US GAAP. Responsible for developing accounting policies, procedures and controls and implementing new accounting standards. Also responsible for ensuring that the reporting and activities adhere to GAAP and company policies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Researches US GAAP guidance and provides technical accounting guidance

  • Provides timely accounting support to strategic and complex business transactions, such as mergers and acquisitions and equity method investments

  • Leads implementation of new accounting standards applicable to the business.

  • Drafts and updates accounting policies, procedures and position (white) papers

  • Works with auditors supporting the company’s accounting conclusions

  • Actively tracks and analyzes emerging accounting pronouncements for potential impact to the business.

  • May provide leadership, support and managerial review to a small team.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans

Our business is a global leader in retail pharmacy, touching millions of lives every day through dispensing and distributing medicines, and through its convenient retail locations, digital platforms and health and beauty products. The company has more than 100 years of trusted healthcare heritage and innovation in community pharmacy and pharmaceutical wholesaling. We are one of the world’s largest purchasers of prescription drugs and many other health and well-being products. The company’s size, scale and expertise will help position us to expand the supply of, and address the rising cost of, prescription drugs in the U.S. and worldwide. The company’s has a large portfolio of retail and business brands across the country.

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