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Seeking a full time, dynamic controller for a priority client in the Greater Boston Area.  Great opportunity for a senior level accountant to join a small but quickly growing team and advance their career.  This person will play a critical role in building and shaping the organizations accounting and finance functions.  Working directly with the CEO, the ideal candidate will have strong analytical and technical accounting skills but will also be willing to assist and process operational financial tasks as well.  This is a direct hire opportunity, drug and background check required.

Responsibilities of Controller:  
  • Month end close on GAAP accrual basis
  • Manage A/P, Payroll processing (ADP) and Quickbooks
  • Account reconciliation
  • Assist with any new accounting system implementations
  • Lead the forecast and budget process with management
  • Assist with audit process, 409a valuations and tax submissions
  • Responsible for vendor management and negotiation
  • Manage banking relationships for investment and operating accounts
  • Financial reporting
  • Point of contact for any investors, legal counsel and board of directors
  • Assist HR with offer letters, salaries, performance reviews and stock options
Requirements of the Controller:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • 5-10 years experience
  • Experience working in biotech, life science or med device industry preferred
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite; Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.  
  • QuickBooks, Netsuite, and ADP experience is a plus
  • Strong month end closing with past experience with GAAP
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to identify and implement process improvements
  • Experience with audit, tax returns and 409A valuations
  • Comfortable 'rolling sleeves up' and assisting in other functional areas as needed

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