reply

Posted

print

favorite this post VC-backed, Pre-IPO Biotech Seeking Hands-On Senior Accountant! (Cambridge, MA) hide this posting unhide

compensation: $80K-$100K
employment type: full-time

A VC-backed, pre-IPO Biotechnology Company is looking to add a Senior Accountant to its Finance team. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the growth of the organization. This role reports directly to the Vice President of Finance and collaborates with individuals at various levels within the Company. The ideal candidate for the position is detail oriented, flexible, capable of handling a variety of special projects and deadlines, takes ownership of his/her work product, and is comfortable in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple priorities.

Responsibilities:
● Take full ownership of the accounts payable cycle - from processing to compliance and
reconciliation
● Assist with purchasing functions utilizing the Company's automated purchasing platform
● Prepare and maintain various account reconciliations - credit card, fixed assets, accruals, payroll and others
● Prepare journal entries and assist with the month-end closing process
● Assist with preparation for internal and external financial reporting, including workpaper preparation for audit and tax return
● Assist with the design and implementation of processes and internal controls
● Process payroll using ADP Workforce Now
● Collaborate with operations staff on as-needed basis
● Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:
● Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or related field
● 4+ years of relevant professional experience
● Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
● Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel as well as experience with accounting software
● Excellent verbal and written communication skills
● Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism
● Exposure to system implementation projects is a plus
● Experience working at a start-up/rapidly growing company is a plus
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6702791764

posted:

best of [?]