Schrödinger seeks an Accounting Manager to join us in our mission to design drugs that improve human health and develop materials that enhance our quality of life.

Schrödinger is on the cutting edge of computer-aided drug discovery and materials science. We set the record for the largest and fastest cloud-computing run, and our software suites continue to revolutionize the design of therapeutics and materials. FEP+, WaterMap, Glide, Maestro, and LiveDesign are just a few examples of the programs we’ve created.

Who will love this job:

  • An experienced accountant who has a solid understanding of US GAAP and experience with applying accounting principles and best practices in a working environment
  • An enthusiastic problem-solver who can synthesize and organize diverse, complex financial and accounting data
  • A fantastic verbal and written communicator who brings professionalism to every workplace interaction regardless of circumstance
  • A capable team leader and project manager who’s accomplished in the areas of accrual accounting, account reconciliations, consolidations, monthly closing procedures, financial reporting and accounts payable operations

What you’ll do:

  • Manage monthly closing process, including accruals, adjusting journal entries, account reconciliations and variance analyses
  • Prepare subsidiary and consolidated financial statements and management reports
  • Manage accounts payable and banking operations
  • Assist with preparation of independent audit and tax-related deliverables
  • Aid internal controls development and compliance
  • Resolve significant and/or non-routine accounting transactions (including issues related to non-US operations across multiple time zones)
  • Implement new accounting pronouncements

What you’ll need:

  • BA or BS in Accounting (CPA designation preferred)
  • At least 5 years of general ledger accounting experience in a top-level corporate environment, including at least 3 years managing the monthly close process with direct reports (public company experience is a plus)
  • Excellent working knowledge of accounting software solutions (NetSuite experience is a plus)
  • Proficiency with spreadsheet applications like Excel and Google Sheets
Pay and perks:
Schrödinger understands it’s people that make a company great. Because of this, we’re prepared to offer a competitive salary, stock options, and a wide range of benefits that include healthcare (with dental and vision), a 401k, pre-tax commuter benefits, a flexible work schedule, and a parental leave program. We have catered meals in the office, a company culture that is relaxed but engaged, and over a month of paid vacation time.  Our Administrative and Human Resources departments also plan a myriad of fun company-wide events. 
We've been working remotely from across the world over the past few months because the health and safety of our employees is paramount. Nonetheless, we have kept Schrödinger's outstanding culture going through a series of online fitness classes, trivia nights, happy hours, and so much more.
Sound exciting? Apply today and join us!
As an equal opportunity employer, Schrödinger hires outstanding individuals into every position in the company. People who work with us have a high degree of engagement, a commitment to working effectively in teams, and a passion for the company's mission. We place the highest value on creating a safe environment where our employees can grow and contribute, and refuse to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious belief, sex, age, disability, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, partnership status, caregiver status, sexual and reproductive health decisions, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. To us, "diversity" isn't just a buzzword, but an important element of our core principles and key business practices. We believe that diverse companies innovate better and think more creatively than homogenous ones because they take into account a wide range of viewpoints. For us, greater diversity doesn't mean better headlines or public images - it means increased adaptability and profitability.

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