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Date: Aug 26, 2021

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Company: Boston Scientific

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Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - Caring - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.


About the role:

Performs a variety of complex duties in general accounting such as analyzing accounts, preparing reports, performing the monthly financial close and consolidation, performing capital revenue recognition, participating in the new ASC 606 revenue recognition guidance transition and maintaining & performing software interfaces with SAP.  Measures performance against key performance indicators and metrics, and continually identifies ways to improve and streamline processes.


 Your responsibilities include:

  • Revenue Recognition in support of new business initiatives (e.g. third party agreements & partnerships)
  • Leasing Standard ASC 842 technical guidance
  • Complete other special topic work as requested by manager (i.e. technical accounting research and creation of memos related to special topics impacting ICG)
  • Compiles and analyzes financial information through preparation of reports, general ledger entries and journal entries.
  • Establishes and communicates accounting policies by maintaining a thorough understanding of GAAP and new accounting guidance as appropriate.
  • Takes an active interest in seeking opportunities for continuous improvement, standardizing processes across multiple legal entities.
  • Works to deliver upon key performance metrics and service levels agreed with business partners.



What we’re looking for in you:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field.
  • 3+ years’ relevant experience.
  • Technical Accounting experience required across new Accounting Standards


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Relevant Accountancy qualification or equivalent (e.g. CPA)
  • Capital and lease accounting experience
  • Exceptional organizational & time management skills
  • Be proactive, a self-starter, results-oriented, and a team player
  • Detail oriented.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Inquisitive and takes an active interest in opportunities to improve the efficiency of work
  • Must have highly developed customer relationship skills with strong service orientation.
  • Strong integrity. Respects others.




Requisition ID: 491496


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.


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