Senior Accountant, Accounting Shared Services in Cincinnati, Ohio at Mammotome

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: MAM000738

About Us

At Mammotome, we are committed to providing best-in-class technology to help clinicians accurately diagnose breast cancer. We provide clinicians devices spanning the breast cancer diagnostic care continuum from tissue biopsy to accurate lesion removal, never forgetting that at the heart of each breast cancer diagnosis is the patient. Through our ever-expanding product portfolio we strive every day to improve the patient’s journey and achieve better outcomes. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, the Mammotome brand is sold in over 50 different countries throughout the world. 


The Senior Accountant is a critical role in the Company and is responsible for general accounting, monthly reconciliation, account analysis, reporting and process improvements for Leica Biosystems (LBS) businesses in the Americas.

  • Analyze accounts, understand where adjustments are needed and prepares journal entries, and monthly account reconciliations following success criteria.
  • Ensures a clear understanding of Financial Statements (P&L and Balance Sheets) and corresponding explanations are provided to the business units.
  • Review and analyze account balances and related fluctuations for propriety, accuracy and completeness on a timely basis.
  • Design and complete summaries, supplementals and reports as needed.
  • Execute specific analysis and transactions (i.e., sales tax compliance, payments reviews, peer reviews and payments).
  • Own specific horizontal processes (i.e., Fixed Assets, Cash, Inventory, Taxes) for all Company codes in scope.
  • Manage to ensure compliance with GAAP and Danaher/LBS policies.
  • Monitors internal control compliance with assigned areas and works with internal and external auditors as needed.
  • Embraces ‘white space’ – takes responsibility for areas they are not directly responsible for. Give credit to others and takes blame on own shoulders. 
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working in the field of Accounting/Finance is required.
    • SAP experience strongly preferred.
    • Cash/Treasury experience preferred.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field equivalent required.
    • CPA strongly preferred.
    Critical Success Factors
    • Advance knowledge in accounting.
    • Ability to determine appropriate communication channel and timeliness. Upfront communication at the right time. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. 
    • Owns results – takes accountability for failures, has done the retrospective, understands and accepts failures and has made the “learnings” of the past into new standard work.
    • Ability and desire to develop others and build organization capability.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to establish productive working relationships in a diverse environment. Ability to gain followership and drive results. 
    • Excellent facilitation skills.  Ability to hold individuals’ attention, create excitement and hold all team members responsible for outcomes.
    • Positive attitude and ability to work closely with entire leadership team to drive change, continuous improvement, and engagement throughout the organization.
    • Capacity to plan, organize, & complete projects on time. Excellent project management skills and ability to juggle multiple responsibilities and deadlines
    • Ability to lead teams and drive change in a matrix organization
    • Action oriented individual who is highly proactive at solving problems and obtaining results.
    • True love of continuous improvement, measuring results and problem solving.  
    • Team player who can work well across a global organization 
    • Willingness to learn the complexities of working in a Diagnostic industry where compliance to regulation is a must. 

    Diversity & Inclusion
    At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

    Danaher Corporation Overview

    Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
    At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
    Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.