Staff Accountant - Biotechnology in Los Angeles, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/24/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

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

What you need for this Staff Accountant role:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline
  • 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 Staff Accountant role - You will:

  • Be responsible for operational accounting areas (AP, AR, billing, payroll)
  • Support the month-end close process
  • Prepare assigned month end journal entries
  • Review and reconcile expenses, such as employee credit card expense
  • Make recommendations to executive leadership on methods to improve and sustain profitability

What's in this Staff Accountant role for you:

  • 401K plan and match 6% with no vesting period
  • Stock options
  • Opportunity to gain exposure to all areas of accounting
  • Active CPA on staff
  • Startup opportunity

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