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Accounting Manager, R&D

San Francisco Metro Area, CA

Post Date: 02/13/2018 Job ID: JN -022018-40098 Background: Public Accounting - Finance
We' ve launched our first drug last year and we' re expecting FDA approval on our 2nd drug in the upcoming quarter.

Accounting Manager Research and Development
The Accounting Manager will perform and oversee all close procedures related to clinical trials and other R&D activities. The accounting manager will team with FP&A and third party vendors to monitor the status of key contracts and account for all costs associated with clinical, preclinical and manufacturing spend.
Role Profile: o Work with FP&A and program teams to understand the detailed budgets and strategic direction of clinical, preclinical and manufacturing activities. O Accountable for the timely, accurate completion of monthly close procedures for R&D activities (e.G. Monitor contract schedules and timelines, review journal entries for accruals, prepare journal entries for complex transactions). O Review the financial terms and accounting treatment for all new contracts, work orders and change orders and forecast GAAP expenses to determine monthly accrual entries. O Prepare monthly reporting of R&D cost trends. Summarize key activities driving monthly and quarterly fluctuations by program. O Serve as primary contact point for financial statement and ICOFR audit inquires/requests. O Manage the clinical trial SOX process (update narrative documentation, key control identification/refinement, develop and/or enhance control set to address business/financial reporting risks). O Provide ad hoc support for technical accounting issues associated with non recurring, significant transactions.

We Seek Candidates With the Following Qualifications: o Bachelor' s degree in Accounting or Finance and CPA o Minimum of 5 years professional experience with 2 3 years in public accounting strongly preferred; o Life science (pharmaceutical, biotech or CRO) experience heavily preferred o Must possess strong finance skills, analytical ability, and solid business acumen o Ability to work independently, prioritize work, and handle simultaneous assignments under tight deadlines and in a fast paced environment o Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across organizations and utilize resources effectively o Excellent verbal and written communication skills o Financial experience supporting clinical trials in a pharmaceutical or biotech company or another CRO preferred

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