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Hologic Sr Manager, Technical Accounting in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Sr Manager, Technical Accounting

Post Date Oct 01, 2020

At Hologic, we’re an innovative medical technology company that enables healthier lives everywhere, every day. We are also a company that prospers and grows, which is why we’ve been able to expand our offerings to empower even more people and champion women’s health

What powers our growth across Breast & Skeletal Health, Diagnostics, GYN Surgical and Medical Aesthetics Solutions is also what differentiates us: the exceptional and clinically proven capacity of our products to detect, diagnose and treat illnesses and other health conditions earlier and better. This clinical superiority creates high expectations, which we fulfill by continually challenging ourselves to improve health through better technology, education and market access.

None of this would be possible without the talent and passion of our employees. Together, our expertise and dedication to developing and sharing more robust, science-based certainty drives our global presence and a promising pipeline that responds to the unmet health and wellness needs of women, families and communities.

While we focus on women’s health and well-being, we are committed to having an even broader benefit on the world. Together, we advocate for better health and wellness through solutions that provide ever greater certainty and peace of mind.


The Senior Manager, Technical Accounting will be a key resource to provide analysis and guidance on compliance with U.S. GAAP. This will include analysis and conclusions on technical accounting issues, review and accounting for M&A activities, finance special projects, development and maintenance of critical accounting policies, assist with aspects of SOX compliance, support review of contracts for revenue recognition, and support external financial reporting.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work collaboratively with key stakeholders in the organization at both Corporate and the Divisions to identify and research complex accounting issues and provide accounting guidance.

  • Evaluate business transactions for proper accounting treatment and prepare technical accounting memos that analyze and conclude on accounting issues.

  • Analyze and interpret accounting standards to support new business requirements.

  • Develop and maintain U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting policies and manage the implementation of any new pronouncements.

  • Participate in special projects and perform analyses related to acquisitions, financing transactions, impairment testing, and other corporate-level initiatives.

  • Support the external reporting team with the preparation and review of SEC filings and evaluate the impact of new accounting pronouncements on the Company’s financial statements and disclosures.

  • Support external audit and quarterly review requirements.

  • As a technical accounting expert, support review of contracts and appropriate revenue recognition in accordance with ASC 606 and ASC 842.

  • Develop and monitor compliance with internal accounting policies and operating procedures.

  • Assist with the management and execution of Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 compliance program.

  • Develop and implement training to internal stakeholders that builds both a general understanding of U.S. GAAP principles and the impact of business transactions on the financial statements.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the basic knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Expert knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting, including but not limited to, business combinations (ASC 805), capitalized software (ASC 350), debt (ASC 470), investments (ASC 321), leases (ASC 842), revenue recognition (ASC 606), asset impairments and sales (ASC 360), share based compensation (ASC 718), contingent liabilities (ASC 450), and various other technical matters.

  • Strong research and analytical skills

  • Prior supervisory or management experience (3-5 years)

  • Process oriented with strong attention to detail, organization and communication skills. Must be able to communicate at all levels within the organization including executive and senior management and external auditors

  • Ability to complete multiple priorities under tight deadlines

  • Proficient in excel

  • Strong organization, planning, and project management skills; ability to prioritize tasks for self to meet requirements and deadlines.

  • Strong leadership skills; ability to drive and motivate others to achieve results.


  • Masters Degree in Accounting, MBA or related field.


  • 7+ years of previous Technical Accounting /major public accounting firm experience (including a minimum of 4 years in public accounting, required.)

  • CPA required

  • Experience with Oracle and Hyperion Financial Management preferred

  • Experience with Workiva, a plus

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer inclusive of disability and veterans.