Assistant Controller

San Diego , California


Assistant Controller – Biotech – San Diego

You’ve found your match if culture, professional development, and leading others are your priorities.  This pioneering company in the biotech research space is looking to support and promote a talented accounting leader who will be lead and manage both operational and technical accounting (ASC 606 and 842), treasury, and finance. Apply today!

What you will need:

  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Finance, Economics or similar field required. CPA required.
  • 8-12 years of progressive accounting experience with 4+ years within public accounting including biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, or research clients.
  • Strong desire to work in a face paced environment while leading and developing a team.
  • Demonstrate ability to translate accounting/finance terms to various audiences.
  • Strong Excel skills. Experience with Power-BI or other dash-boarding tools a plus.

What you'll do:

  • Prepare and oversee general ledger, memo writing, and consolidations.
  • Assist with ad-hoc reporting for senior leaders and Board of Directors.
  • Ensure financial deliverables are accurate, timely, and in compliance with US GAAP.
  • Manage and guide budget process with senior leaders.
  • Continually improve upon system processes to build upon efficiencies.

Why work here?

  • Inspiring management: people work for people – and these are great, smart people to work for and with. You’ll have the resources and support to grow in this role and learn from your superiors.
  • Exciting Industry: the company is making an impact with the research they are doing.
  • Wear many hats: you'll gain experience within many areas of accounting and finance.
  • Compensation and benefits.

Please forward your resume to to learn more! 

NOTE: We actively support and promote people of various backgrounds, from race, religion and gender to geographical area, university, lifestyle and personality type. Proven Recruiting is minority-owned, majority women, and is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion in the broader community.


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