Sr. Accountant

Alpharetta, Georgia
Depends on Experience 

Position: Senior Accountant

Department: Accounting/Finance

Reports to: Controller

Founded in 2007, Acella Pharmaceuticals, LLC is a specialty pharmaceutical company committed to “accelerating the health care solution” by bringing quality, affordable products to customers and patients. Since its inception, Acella Pharmaceuticals has added more than 40 prescription products into its product portfolio, covering a diverse set of therapeutic areas. Acella’s leadership team has more than 90 years of combined experience within the pharmaceutical industry, working in such specialties as pediatrics, nephrology, and cardiology, in positions of sales, marketing, manufacturing, and pharmaceutical distribution management.

Job Brief:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to support the Company’s general accounting operations.


The responsibilities include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Support the month-end and year-end close process
  • Reconcile and analyze account balances
  • Maintain the general ledger
  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Verify and reconcile accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll
  • Analyze financial information and summarize results
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Assist with the year-end financial and 401(k) audits
  • Assist in data collection requests for insurance and tax planning
  • Liaise with the Controller to improve financial procedures
  • Perform treasury management activities as assigned
  • Provide support to the existing Staff Accountant and Accounts Payable Specialist


  • Proven experience as a Senior Accountant
  • Preferred experience in the corporate sector
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and month-end/year-end close procedures
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, like Microsoft Navision
  • Advanced MS Excel skills, including v-lookups and pivot tables
  • Demonstrated accuracy and attention to detail
  • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
  • BS Degree in Accounting (preferred) or Finance

All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at-will” employment relationship.