East Bay based biopharmaceutical firm is seeking a Sr General Ledger Accountant to support month-end, quarter-end and year-end accounting close for areas of functional responsibility, including clinical trials. Position will also perform month-end close activities related to major balance sheet accounts such as Cash and Cash Equivalents, Investments, Payroll and Related Benefits, Accrued Expenses and Equity, and also prepare and post journal entries and perform accounts reconciliations.
4+ years GL experience in the biotech or biopharma industry
Bachelor' s degree in Accounting or Finance
Clinical Trials experience a huge plus
Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP accounting and reporting and SOX
Extensive knowledge and use of Microsoft Excel
NetSuite experience is preferred or experience with other global financial systems