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Job Number: 2171112

Job Title: Senior Tech Accountant or Accounting Manager/Supervisor with Biotech Experience
Location: Redwood City, CA
Compensation: $110-125K

An established transformative tech company is looking to build their team. They are we are seeking an individual who is collaborative, driven, intellectually, curious and committed to solving complex challenges. This candidate must enjoy a culture with rewarding accountability and cross functional teamwork, because they believe that this enables the kind of breakthrough thinking that will accelerate the companies mission.


  • Support month-end close process
  • Accounting and reporting of cash activities, investment income, prepaid expenses, other assets, fixed assets, lease accounting, general expense accruals, accounts receivable, and revenue accounting
  • Prepare and book journal entries in NetSuite
  • Prepare and book accruals and prepaid entries
  • Reconcile the GL accounts
  • Prepare property, sales and use tax and franchise tax returns
  • Assist in tie outs and supporting financial reporting
  • Partner with colleagues in AP, Accounting, FP&A and SEC Reporting
  • Interface with various departments including R&D, Legal, HR, and Facilities
  • Comply with SOX requirements while performing the above tasks and participate in documentation of SOX compliant processes

Job Title Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
  • 3-5+ years Public Accounting Experience required but will considers if candidate has 3+ years of Biotech Industry experience
  • Fixed assets and ASC 842 lease accounting experience preferred
  • Experience with NetSuite or other robust ERP system(s)
  • Fluency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat
  • Self-motivated, deadline driven, and results oriented with superior attention to detail
  • Problem-solving mindset with the desire to drive change and strong teamwork skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, including written communication, that allows effective interactions across functional areas
  • Experience in life science, healthcare or technology industries preferred

Job Title: Senior Tech Accountant or Accounting Manager/Supervisor with Biotech Experience
Location: Redwood City, CA
Compensation: $110-125K


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