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Senior Accountant

Date:  Jan 25, 2023

St. Louis, MO, United States

About Curium

Curium is the world’s largest nuclear medicine company with more than a century of industry experience. We develop, manufacture and distribute world-class radiopharmaceutical products to help patients around the globe. Our proven heritage combined with a pioneering approach are the hallmarks to deliver innovation, excellence and unparalleled service.


With manufacturing facilities across Europe and the United States, Curium delivers SPECT, PET and therapeutic radiopharmaceutical solutions for life-threatening diseases to over 14 million patients annually. The name ‘Curium’ honors the legacy of pioneering radioactive researchers Marie and Pierre Curie, after whom the radioactive element curium was named and emphasizes our focus on nuclear medicine. The tagline ‘Life Forward’ represents our commitment to securing a brighter future for all those we serve: An enhanced quality of care for our patients. A trusted partner to our customers. A supportive employer to our valued team.


Summary of Position

The Senior Accountant is a member of the Accounting and Finance team working with the accounting systems to complete general accounting responsibilities. This position will be responsible for the monthly close cycle, account reconciliations, general ledger entries and researching/explaining variances. 

Essential Functions

  • Develop and maintain the cost accounting system, documents, and records of the organization.
  • Prepare and complete internal cost audits.
  • Analyze manufacturing costs and prepare regular reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Make estimates of new and proposed product costs.
  • Assist in audits and general ledger preparation.
  • Conduct physical inventories and monitor the cycle count program.
  • Prepare month end journal entries.
  • Month end and quarterly account reconciliations.
  • Implementing cost standards for materials and labor.
  • Reconciling beginning raw materials, work-in-progress and finished-goods stock.
  • Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings.
  • Analyze and prepare P&L statements for managers.
  • Work with Marketing and Sales teams to report out financials.
  • Help keep contracts up to date in system.
  • Other Ad Hoc requests given by management.


  • Associate’s Degree in Accounting or a related field or completion of 4 college-level Accounting courses required. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting preferred.
  • 5+ years of general accounting experience with strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP); experience with IFRS a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and with others to accomplish goals and priorities.
  • Proficient skills with Microsoft Excel and Word. 
  • Flexibility and teamwork skills.
  • High level of energy and regular, consistent attendance.


Working Conditions:

  • Standard office environment.
  • Willingness to work in a team-based environment. 
  • Close attention to detail required. 
  • May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time while performing duties. 


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.


Equal Opportunity Employer

Curium is an equal opportunity employer and believes everyone deserves respect, dignity and equality.  All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


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