Manager – Technical Accounting

San Diego, California


Technical Accounting & IR Support – Life Science – San Diego

Join a dedicated and ambitious team at an exciting San Diego biotechnology company with a great culture. In this Technical Accounting Manager position, you will wear many hats and support the SEC Reporting process and act as a liaison between the accounting and business development team! If you are looking to join a rapidly growing life science company, apply today!

Who You Are:

  • Degree in Finance or Accounting with 5+ years of progressive accounting experience including 3+ years in public accounting (Big4 audit/assurance preferred).
  • CPA required
  • Experience with SEC reporting in the life science industry required.
  • Proven track record of leadership including training, mentoring and reviewing the work of staff.
  • Ability to think strategically and problem solve.

What You Will Do:

  • Prepare all SEC filings and disclosures including the 10-Q, 10-K, 8-K and Proxy.
  • Serve as the company resource for technical accounting issues including researching and applying the appropriate guidance.
  • Liaise with the external auditors in support of the annual audit to ensure SOX compliance.
  • Oversee the month-end close process and work cross-functionally with R&D to record clinical trial accruals.
  • Supervise and review the work of staff and engaged in ad hoc projects as they arise.

Why Work Here:

  • Opportunity: mentor and develop a team in a role that is a blend of finance and accounting
  • Culture: collaborative work environment with a drive for success
  • Growth: rapidly growing company and looking for people who can grow with them
  • Compensation: competitive salary package including benefits and equity

Please send your resume to if you have the requisite skills and a strong desire to be an impact player at this early stage life science company!

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