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Manager, Accounting

North Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Accounting & Finance

Job Description

As a Manager, Accounting, you will work across Cerner’s revenue portfolio analyzing financial transactions to ensure accuracy and compliance with GAAP and company policies and procedures. You will review stand-alone selling price and variable consideration estimates. You will collaborate with department leadership to review internal accounting processes and controls, identify and recommend process improvements or system enhancements, assess audit risks, and support the external audit process as applicable. Leveraging your strong analytical skills, you will partner with business leaders to interpret financial reporting and business trends to assist key decision makers in forming an objective view of operations, results and opportunities. Leveraging your management skills, you will lead, direct, and review the team’s goals and work to achieve operational or functional objectives, delivering consistent training, guidance, and feedback to promote Associate success. You will lead monthly, quarterly, and year-end close processes, providing overall process leadership, communication and reporting across the team.
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Basic Qualifications
  • At least 8 years total combined higher education and related work experience, including:
    • 2 years of Finance and/or Accounting work experience
    • 6 years of higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the job, including:
      • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration; or related field; or equivalent, relevant work experience
Preferred Qualifications
  • 2 years of people management work experience
  • Must reside in or be located in the Kansas City area
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

As of December 8, 2021, as a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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