Biotech Senior Divisional Controller in Burlingame, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

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Job Description

Senior Divisional Controller - Biotech - Public Accounting & Industry experience

*Reporting to Corporate Controller*

Controllers, let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Our client has an immediate opportunity for an experienced Controller. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Controller responsibilities:

  • Managing accounting and financial reporting
  • Establishing and coordinating all accounting procedures for the business unit
  • Investigating significant trends/variances in financial data
  • Handling AP, AR, Payroll, Tax functions as well as Cost and Inventory Accounting
  • Providing daily and/or weekly analysis, and reporting on operational performance as it relates to the business activities including monitoring margins, variances, and giving feedback
  • Assisting in the formulation of the budget and preparing the monthly budget variance analyses

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA, or CMA desired
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant professional experience including managing multiple entities, with strong public accounting and industry knowledge preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP, reporting and compliance.
  • Experienced manager able to lead, mentor and motivate others.
  • Exceptional teamwork, leadership, and interpersonal skills with proven ability to work effectively across all levels of an organization
  • High personal integrity and strong work ethic. Excellent writing/documentation skills.
  • Ability to provide strategic direction and exercise latitude in a changing, fast-paced environment.
  • Experience with NetSuite, Tableau and QuickBooks preferred
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines