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United Therapeutics Senior Accountant, Revenue Accounting in Silver Spring, Maryland

United Therapeutics is a vaccinated work environment where all employees are expected to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of vaccination. We will provide any accommodations as required by law.

The job details are as follows:

What We Do

United Therapeutics Corporation focuses on the strength of a balanced, value-creating biotechnology model. We are confident in our future thanks to our fundamental attributes, namely our commitment to quality and innovation, the power of our brands, our entrepreneurial culture and our bioinformatics leadership. We also believe that our determination to be responsible citizens — having a positive impact on patients, the environment and society — will sustain our success in the long term.

We currently have five approved products on the market and a long-term mission of providing an unlimited supply of transplantable organs for those who need them.

Our company was founded by an entrepreneur whose daughter was diagnosed with a life-threatening condition. She sought to find treatment options and a cure for her daughter and patients like her. We are founder-led, and relentless in our pursuit of “medicines for life”. We continue to research and develop treatments for cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases, pediatric cancers and other orphan diseases.

How you’ll contributeThis position will have primary responsibility for the Company's gross to net revenue results, including preparation of monthly journal entries and internal / external reporting of the Company's net revenues. This is a highly visible and important area, requiring the use of significant judgments and estimates.

  • Record accurate and timely gross to net (GTN) revenue results in accordance with U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting requirements

  • Partner with strategic operations and external consultants to analyze and report the quarterly net revenue results, including GTN results, to senior management

  • Review revenue agreements to understand the operational and accounting impacts to support compliance with U.S. GAAP revenue recognition rules

  • Prepare revenue related MD&A and footnote disclosures to assist in the preparation of 10-Q and 10-K filings

  • Perform analysis of internal and external data sets to assist in strategic decision making by internal stakeholders

  • Make recommendations to improve revenue operations and procedures, including identifying process efficiencies and supporting implementation of process improvements / automation

  • Support other members of the Finance team with special projects, as needed

  • Other duties as assigned

For this role you will need

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Arts/Sciences (BA/BS) Accounting, Finance, or other relevant discipline

  • 2+ years of relevant finance/accounting work experience in industry, consulting, and/or public accounting

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) active license

  • Strong analytical skills in order to provide insightful analysis and reporting of net revenues

  • Advanced Excel skills to work with and analyze large volumes of data

  • Strong desire to understand the work being performed and to continually develop expertise in the revenue and gross to net areas

  • Ability to interact and develop working relationships with individuals from various disciplines

  • Strong attention to detail as well as the “big picture”

  • Ability to perform under pressure and to meet deadlines

  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree (MA/MS/MBA) Accounting, Finance, or other relevant discipline

  • 1+ years of experience working in the pharmaceutical industry, especially in revenue reporting

  • Familiarity with ASC 606 revenue recognition accounting standard

  • Experience working with an ERP, especially SAP

At United Therapeutics, you’ll realize quickly that it is not an ordinary place to work! When you join our company, you will learn, grow, contribute, have fun, and be challenged... all while making a difference in the lives of our patients.

United Therapeutics Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities

We strive to be an organization that engages the minds, hearts, and most spirited efforts of each of our employees. Our sense of purpose transforms what we do from work into mission, occupation into vocation and achievement into success.

We challenge our employees with innovative and revolutionary projects, offer an environment which fosters high-level job performance and provide a highly competitive total rewards package. This is what makes United Therapeutics a stimulating place to work.