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Controller/Senior Director, Finance

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Accounting and Reporting

  • In conjunction with the CFO and other members of the finance team, manage, lead and support the planning and budgeting process
  • Manage accounting operations of the company including maintaining a system of accounting records/policies and a comprehensive set of controls designed to mitigate risk and enhance the accuracy of the company’s reported financial results
  • Ensure that the company’s accounting procedures and reported results conform to generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements and periodic forecasts
  • Ensure financial reporting compliance with the Company’s strategic partners
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts
  • Manage the payroll and accounts payable processes (includes overseeing purchasing process)
  • Interface with financial institutions and external accounting firm
  • Oversee independent valuations, as needed but at least annually, and year end independent financial statement audit


Financial Planning & Analysis

  • Work with the CEO and CFO as a key contributor on the Company’s strategic plan and ongoing business strategy
  • Manage planning, budgeting, analysis, and reporting for the company as a private company and eventually as a public company
  • Lead budgeting and monitoring performance vs. budget on a monthly basis
  • Organize and prepare financial materials and presentations for the operations team
  • Own and maintain the company’s Capitalization Table
  • Oversee financial and legal controls in the company
  • Responsible for managing the cash-flow of the company and bank accounts and investments


Education/Experience Required:

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in this area and be able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

  • BA/BS and CPA required. MBA a plus
  • 10+ years finance and biotechnology experience required
  • Experience with SEC reporting, preferably as the Controller of a public company, required
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to support a fast-growing business
  • Ability to work in a small company where you will have the opportunity to work and contribute to many different functions
  • Excellent analytical, communication and presentation skills are required.  Strong understanding of GAAP and both day-to-day and technical accounting is a must
  • PC & MS Office proficiency, excellent MS Excel required