Early Stage Pharmaceutical Company located in Downtown Boston is seeking a backed Start-up is seeking an Assistant Controller to join the team and oversee the Accounting function. This is a great next step for somebody with about 5-8 years of Public Accounting / Corporate Accounting experience looking for a next step.
Accounting Managers with Public Accounting experience looking for a next step are welcome to apply. Candidates coming directly out of Public Accounting must be at the Manager level.
Great opportunity to join a small, growing team at ground level! Compensation includes bonus, equity (with great potential value at this point in the company’s life cycle) as well as other perks.
Manage the general ledger and financial reporting process, including month-end and year-end closings
Oversee a small accounting team, reviewing financial statements to ensure accuracy
Financial and regulatory reporting, ensuring compliance through processes and internal controls
Coordinate and oversee the annual audit, liaising with external CPA firm
Journal entry preparation and approval
Management of company’s capitalization table
Manage Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable functions, including vendor relationship management
Prepare and analyze entries related to stock comp expense
A Bachelors/Master’s degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent.
A CPA/MBA is preferred.
8 years of related experience, including 1-2 years managerial experience is required.
High attention to detail with good organization skills.
Ability to multitask, work independently, and meet deadlines.
Experience in Health and Life Sciences is preferred, but not required.