Kelly Services Senior Accounting Manager in Emeryville, California

Kelly Financial Resources has a direct hire, Senior Accounting Manager opportunity with a large, international, publicly traded, pharmaceutical corporation located near Oakland. The company is offering a highly competitive six-figure base, a large bonus, and stock options!


  • Oversee the general accounting functions within an organization, including cash, accounts payable, accounts receivable, fixed assets, prepaid expense, and revenue recognition

  • Manage a team of 5-7 accounting and finance staff

  • Oversee the completion of ledger accounts and preparation of financial statements.

  • Lead month- Assist in the design and administration of accounting policy and procedure within the organization.

  • Evaluate and makes appropriate improvements to accounting policies and internal accounting processes ensuring that practices are in line with the overall goals of the organization.

  • Perform technical accounting research when needed

  • Support and manage the execution of external audit and SOX section testing procedures (i.e. develop and complete test plans of key controls, document results and recommendation for improvements).

  • Set up and create reports in ERP system

  • This role will report to a Controller level


  • Bachelor's degree is required

  • CPA or MBA is highly preferred but not mandatory

  • Revenue recognition is required

  • Ability to lead successfully lead, mentor, and manage a team

  • Medical device, health care, pharmaceutical, IT, or R&D industry is highly preferred

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the world’s most respected companies—providing you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform your career. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and more than 3,000 finance and accounting hiring managers rely on us each year to access the best temporary and full-time talent: people like you.

Let us help advance your career today.

AboutKelly Services ®

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