McKesson Accounting Analyst in New Albany, Ohio

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work with McKesson Pharmaceutical - a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

As the leader in pharmaceutical distribution and supply chain management, McKesson Pharmaceutical delivers vital branded and generic pharmaceuticals, as well as over-the-counter products, to more than 40,000 customers in three primary segments: retail chains, independent retail pharmacies and institutional providers such as hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks and long-term care providers.

We base our distribution excellence on electronic order processing, asset management tools, a commitment to Six Sigma methodology, order accuracy and supply chain safety. We work with our customers on solutions - including supply management technology, world-class marketing programs, managed care and repackaging products and services - that help them meet their business and quality goals. Our entire team works to ensure patients receive their medications efficiently and begin the process of healing.

As the nation’s largest pharmaceutical distributor, US Pharmaceutical is committed to driving total pharmacy health for customers and ensuring that customers receive the right drug at the right time, every time. This commitment is underpinned by McKesson’s focus on providing customers with the industry’s highest product availability, intelligent ordering capabilities and unmatched service accuracy.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.


The Health Mart Atlas Operations department is currently in need of a flexible and detail oriented Accounting Analyst to work as part of the finance team. This role primarily will be responsible for assisting in the quick resolution of high priority customer issues. The successful candidate with have the opportunity to work with a collective team on a variety of subject matters within the Operations Department.

Key Responsibilities

  • The AccountingAnalyst will be responsible for the timely resolution of customer researchtickets. These tickets, often initiateddirectly by Health Mart Atlas customers, exist because of questions and/orconcerns related to daily payments made by Health Mart Atlas from PBMs participatingin the central payment program. The resolution of these tickets will requireextensive analysis of internal customer data sets, using tools such asSQL/PLSQL and Excel, along with effective communication with our external PBMpartners.

  • Manage the current businessprocess established to monitor the collection of Direct and IndirectRemuneration fees processed through the Health Mart Atlas central paymentprogram and partner with other internal teams to continue to enhance themethods of minimizing financial risk to our customers. The Accounting Analyst will be responsiblefor reporting claim level details associated with Direct and IndirectRemuneration fees via the Health Mart Atlas proprietary payment system

  • Assist theDirector of Operations with tasks related to the month end close processincluding the preparation and review of journal entries, the preparation andreview of monthly tax schedules, and the completion of the month end balanceprocess

  • The Accounting Analyst will befully cross-trained in multiple time sensitive day to day tasks to serve as theprimary back-up for our other Operation Analysts. These additional tasks include (1) processing835 electronic remittance data files Health Mart Atlas receives from PBMpartners into a proprietary payment system for processing of daily ACH paymentsto Health Mart Atlas pharmacies and (2) processing the daily Health Mart AtlasACH payment and weekly check run.

  • The Accounting Analyst will beresponsible for the timely completion of ad hoc reporting requests using SQL toprovide critical information to our customers as related to PBM remittancepayments.

  • The Accounting Analyst will beresponsible for assisting with the execution of projects initiated to helpdrive continuous improvement within the Operations Department.


5 years accounting experience


  • Experience in accounting, finance, finance analytics or similarexperience

  • Advanced MS Excel Proficiency(v-look ups, pivot table, functions, data manipulation, etc.)

  • Strong SQL QueryProficiency.

  • Fundamental accountingmethodologies and practices experience.

  • Strong analytical skillsresearching issues, analyze data anomalies and root cause.

AdditionalKnowledge & Skills

  • Customer-oriented with strongability for trouble-shooting and issue resolution

  • Knowledge of managed care,from a retail pharmacy or PBM perspective, a plus

  • Must be flexible and thrive ina fast pace environment with the ability to work on multiple taskssimultaneously


4-year degree in accounting or related field or equivalent experience

Benefits& Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.


No agencies please.

Job: Finance and Accounting

Organization: McKesson Pharmaceutical

Title: Accounting Analyst

Location: Ohio-New Albany

Requisition ID: 18008814