Accounting Associate (R1085408) in Halifax, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 7/21/2019

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Accounting Associate, Halifax, NS

STI Technologies Limited (an IQVIA Company) is a healthcare technology company that manages patient support programs. We improve access to medications by leveraging available reimbursement funding and innovative technology to engage patients in their own healthcare.

Through technology and with patients at the heart of our innovations, we proudly support the Canadian healthcare system by delivering intelligent financial reimbursement, patient engagement and patient management solutions to help support positive health outcomes.

As an Accounting Associate your responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for proper revenue recognition in accordance with company policy, monthly transaction revenue accrual process and analysis of variances to forecasts
  • Customer invoicing, customer deposit account reconciliation and liaising with customer’s accounts payable departments
  • Identify and assist in implementing process & documentation improvements
  • Preparation and posting of general journal entries
  • Perform monthly, quarterly and annual accounting activities including reconciliations of bank, credit card and other balance sheet accounts
  • Create and analyze reports, ensuring all reconciliations are up to date
  • Preparation of HST and QST returns including remittance of corporate tax installments
  • Various other administrative duties

The skills and behaviors required for this position include:

  • 2-5 years accounting experience is a requirement (preparation and posting of A/P, A/R and Journal entries)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications, including Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy including strict adherence to policy and process
  • Self-motivated individual who works well both independently and in a team environment
  • Works well under pressure, with competing deadlines, understands commitments and prioritizes well
  • Experience working with modern ERP systems is considered an asset


Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

Job ID: R1085408