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divvyDOSE Staff Accountant in Chicago, Illinois

divvyDOSE is a new kind of home-delivery pharmacy in a hyper-growth phase focused on adherence packaging.

Our company is professional but fun, dedicated yet quirky. We are fast-paced, highly-motivated doctors, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and support staff who focus on health and wellness (and if we’re being honest, sometimes pizza) and most of us have slight obsessions with our pets. We want to make a difference in the lives of our customers by treating them like friends and family. We offer a work-hard, play-hard environment with competitive pay and a comprehensive benefit plan.

Vision/Mission

Our vision is to fix and reimagine healthcare for everyone. Our mission is to engage customers by fixing all the problems around getting and taking their medications. We've taken the first step by simplifying adherence.

We’re now part of Optum and the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, backed by the resources of a global health organization working to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone. Are you looking for a way to create next-level results with a human-level approach? Then look at opportunities with divvyDOSE, where changing the world is just one result of doing your life’s best work.SM

This is an opportunity for an experienced Staff Accountant to join a fast-paced and ever-evolving company. The individual will be responsible for the timely and accurate delivery of monthly financial statements, including recording journal entries, complex reconciliations, and in-depth financial analysis.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare journal entries for the monthly, quarterly, and annual financial close

  • Maintain and balance accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, and reconciling transactions

  • Assist other operational accounting processes (account reconciliations, fixed assets management, etc.) as needed on an ongoing basis

  • Assist with documentation of business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

  • Work with business partners to generate various accruals for cross-functional departments and overall corporate accounting activities

  • Support the year-end financial audit process with external auditors

  • Analyze monthly financial statements and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to GAAP

  • Assist with implementation of accounting reporting systems

  • Perform other non-recurring, ad-hoc projects or other analyses, as needed

  • Report financial results to management

  • Continuously improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the Company’s accounting processes

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with the ability to write clear, concise, accurate, and polished analyses and presentations

Requirements

Skills and Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Accounting, Finance or other business-related fields

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel

  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and practices (U.S .GAAP), internal controls, GL account analyses, and financial statement reconciliations

  • Corporate accounting or public accounting experience

  • Big 4 or regional accounting firm is a plus

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work independently, efficiently, and in a highly organized manner

  • A self-starter approach, paired with a passion for collaboration and teamwork

  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and produce under pressure

  • Ability to think strategically and analyze a problem

  • Superior analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Sense of urgency, time management, and prioritization skills

  • CPA or CPA eligible, preferred

  • 2+ years of accounting experience required

Additional Requirements

  • Must be legally eligible to work in the United States.

Benefits

In addition to competitive salary and a unique opportunity to thrive at a growing company, divvyDOSE offers various formal benefits as well.

INSURANCE, PAID TIME OFF, & RETIREMENT

Full-time employees receive Sick days, Vacation days, and Holiday Bonuses as well as employer-paid Medical (including a Health Savings Account with an employer contribution), Dental, Vision, and Life insurance. In addition, we're proud to offer Voluntary Life & AD&D, Short Term Disability, and Long Term Disability coverage. A 401k plan with employer contribution is available, too.

SOCIAL EVENTS

In our company description, you can tell the divvyTEAM likes to have fun. Regular potlucks, company events, pizza days, wellness challenges, and divvyNEWS You Can Use updates maintain our work-hard play-hard culture.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. In addition, employees in certain positions are subject to random drug testing.

Employment with divvyDOSE is AT WILL, and can be terminated at any time, for any reason, by either party.

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