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Senior Accountant - Biotechnology in Los Angeles Metro Area at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A West Los Angeles startup biotechnology company is looking for a Senior Accountant to support the daily accounting function of its company.

What you need for this Senior Accountant role:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline
  • CPA preferred
  • SOX expereince preferred
  • Ability to work well in a dynamic, results oriented and cross-functional team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential in this collaborative work environment
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced small company environment with minimal direction and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities
  • High energy level and a positive outlook coupled with the requisite "can do" attitude and a willingness to do what it takes to achieve personal and organizational goals and overcome obstacles

What you will be doing in this Senior Accountant role - You will:

  • Support annual budget preparation, gross profit analysis, and respective quarterly forecasts
  • Support month-end close by preparing financial packages to upper management
  • Assist with company SOX readiness
  • Analyze and compare monthly and quarterly financial results and key performance indicators against planned and other internal benchmarks
  • Make recommendations to executive leadership on methods to improve and sustain profitability
  • Collaborate with FP&A efforts

What's in this Senior Accountant role for you:

  • 401K plan and match 6% with no vesting period
  • Stock options
  • Opportunity to participate in FP&A efforts
  • Opportunity to gain exposure to all areas of accounting
  • Startup opportunity

So if you are an experienced Senior Accountant with excellent modeling skills and a fun personality, then we want you to send us your resume to us right away for consideration!