Senior Accountant

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Biotix has rapidly grown into a global, premier provider of laboratory consumables. Our products are distributed throughout the world and are recognized for their high quality and their innovation. 
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Accountant within our Biotix Finance & Accounting Team located in San Diego, CA.

1. In this role, you will responsible for month end close duties and analysis for Biotix and its affiliates.
    - Assist in the monthly, quarterly, and annual financial close process activities:
    - Prepare journal entries and perform account reconciliations
    - Prepares consolidation of financial statements for 3 companies. Including wholly owned foreign subsidiary and currency translation adjustment
    - Prepare sales tax returns for all required nexus states monthly, quarterly, and annually
    - Prepare annual property tax return
    - Running reports, interpreting results, creating financial models and making recommendations on Accounting treatment

2. Manage fixed assets and related depreciation schedules
    - Monthly tracking of all open CIP projects
    - Coordination of new CAR requests 
    - Monthly recording of deprecation
    - Maintain fixed asset database for all internal and external reporting

3. Assist in preparation of Annual Budget
    - Operating expense analysis
    - Roll forward of budget models
    - Assist in preparation of reporting presentations and summaries

4. Responsible for various general ledger activities:
    - Analyze and explain variances versus budget and year ago for various Balance Sheet accounts
    - Analyze, explain and partner with the Operations team to provide value added reporting on inventory and related costs
    - Analyze legal and patent related costs in order to prepare amortization and capitalization of costs

5. Manage the company’s SOX effort and coordinate with Parent company internal audit for reviews, audits and alignment on internal controls

What You Need to Succeed

  • Candidates are required to hold a bachelor's degree in Accounting.
  • Minimum of three to five years general ledger accounting experience required.
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel required. Advanced formulas and functionality including but not limited to: if then, lookup functions, sumif, pivot tables, nested formulas
  • Basic cost accounting knowledge and concepts required but prior experience not necessary. 
  • SAP experience a plus but not a requirement
  • Spanish speaking a plus but not a requirement
  • Organizational skills permitting the effective management of several concurrent projects and priorities.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to complete work in a confidential manner and in a fast-working environment.
  • Able to adapt quickly and understand the needs of teams and individuals working toward solutions.

Our Offer to You

We take care of you and your family:
  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching
  • Tuition reimbursement, employee wellness programs, plus other perks and discounts 
  • Parental and caregiver leave policies
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Biotix was acquired by Mettler Toledo in 2017. Biotix is a world-class manufacturer of laboratory consumables and liquid handling solutions. With more than 700 employees worldwide we have assembled a team of life science professionals that are devoted to bringing our innovative products the highest standars in order to meet our customer needs. One of our core values is to foster collaborative relationships internally and also with customers and partners. You can find more information about us in our website:

Everyone who works at Mettler Toledo impacts the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. 

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click [1] here

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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