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Senior Manager, Financial Reporting & Technical Accounting

BVOH South San Francisco, CA
  • Posted: 29 days ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Our client, a biotechnology startup in San Francisco, is looking for a Senior Manager of Financial Reporting and Technical Accounting to join their team. They are focused on developing therapeutics in an innovative way by combining traditional lab research with machine learning. This has proven to be incredibly successful as the company is well-funded and in hypergrowth mode. Reporting into the Corporate Controller, this role will own the technical accounting and eventually their S1 process. 

Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate and prepare all financial reporting 
  • Compile financial statements and draft footnote disclosures 
  • Prepare tie-out support and complete all applicable disclosure checklists 
  • Manage internal and external review for these documents and ensure all comments are addressed 
  • Lead all technical accounting research and documentation 
  • Prepare memos in accordance with relevant accounting standards 
  • Prepare accounting analysis to support transaction, including but not limited to, preparation of journal entries and reconciliations 
  • Collaborate with key business partners on various business transactions and initiatives to ensure relevant accounting issues are assessed in the decision making process 
  • Partner with the Accounting and Finance Team 
  • Responsible for Stock Administration accuracy and timeliness of recording and reporting all equity award activities
  • Prepare stock-based compensation (ASC 718), revenue (ASC 606) and higher risk journal entries and reconciliations, as needed 
  • Assist with monthly financial package reporting and ad hoc reports 
  • Develop, document and maintain accounting policies that are US GAAP compliant 
  • Assist with the preparation of financial materials and other materials used in presentations to the Board and Leadership Team 
  • Lead and implement process controls and compliance 
  • Assist with managing the external auditors including coordinating and leading the prepared by client list 
  • Lead and / or assist with finance system implementations 
  • Participate in special projects and perform other related duties as assigned 

Requirements:
  • Bachelor degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or related field 
  • 6+ years of relevant work experience preferably a mix of Big 4 public accounting and public biotech 
  • Active CPA license 
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and reporting 
  • Accounting ERP system experience, preferably in Oracle 
  • Experience using Carta or similar equity administration system 
  • Advanced Excel skills and ability to work in G-Suite 
  • Organized and strong attention to detail with an ability to simultaneously research discrepancies and solve problems 
  • Effective communicator with good verbal and written communication skills 
  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to collaborate with cross-functional leaders and others in the company 
  • Ability to work independently with general direction and guidance 
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask in an ever changing environment 
  • Passion for making a difference in the world Benefits at the company 
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage 
  • Open vacation policy 
  • Team lunches (catered daily) 
  • Commuter benefits 
  • Paid parental leave 

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