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Catawba Acquisition Newco Llc Charlotte, NC

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Position Overview:  Effectively manages and executes day-to-day accounting functions in support of established policies, goals, and objectives. Will handle accounting and oversee the financial activities of the company.

Experience Profile:

  • Strong knowledge and experience in GAAP standards and regulatory requirements
  • Possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, including ability to articulate recommendations in a concise and timely manner
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively, willing to coach and mentor others
  • Strong interpersonal skills, engages others in gaining perspective and feedback, reliable team player
  • Demonstrated ability to review and assess work with excellent attention to detail
  • Has a passion to build out the accounting function at a growing organization
  • General knowledge of international accounting rules and regulations, skillful in researching specific topics, resourceful in developing familiarity with regulations and requirements
  • Achieves budgeting goals with proper scheduling, analysis, and corrective action
  • Understands business implications of decisions and displays orientation to profitability

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • In conjunction with CFO, establish financial and operating benchmarks. Budgets, program monitoring, and reporting standards
  • Implement consistent accounting policies, practices, and procedures, across all programs
  • Develop and enforce internal controls to maximize protection of company assets, policies, procedures, and workflow
  • Oversee and support accounting with dynamic leadership that creates an environment of trust and productivity
  • Manage all aspects of accounting, billing, financial statements, general ledger, cost accounting, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, budgeting, tax compliance, revenue recognition, and various special analyses
  • Maintains chart of accounts and orderly accounting filing system
  • Process payments of all accounts; ensuring all accounts are paid on time
  • Partners with operations to identify and vet third-party vendors (including trial sites) and negotiate appropriate contract structures and terms that take into consideration operational implications
  • Monitor cash and funding balances
  • Perform analysis regarding capital investments, pricing, contract negotiations, significant costs, benchmarks, and other matters with Chief Financial Officer
  • Prepare journal entries and monthly accruals
  • Prepare quarterly/annual financial reports
  • Proficiency with accounting software and experience with software system implementation
  • Calculates monthly investigator grants
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management
  • Presents relevant information to the CFO
  • Additional controller duties as required


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; CPA highly preferred
  • 5+ years proven accounting experience
  • Professional accounting certification. Working knowledge of GAAP
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams
  • Earlier experience in public accounting is highly valued
  • Ability to work with all levels of management
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
  • Ability to effectively build and support an inclusive and diverse working environment

Work Environment:

●      Work performed primarily in an office environment


Company Description
Catawba Research is a fast-growing global CRO working across multiple indications. For more information, visit

Catawba Acquisition Newco Llc

Why Work Here?
Catawba Research is a fast-growing, global contract research organization executing clinical trials for the pharmaceutical industry.

Catawba Research is a fast-growing global CRO working across multiple indications. For more information, visit


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