Company: Lee Hecht Harrison Nederland B.V.
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 18, 2023
LHH is partnering with a growing biotech company in San Diego,
CA to hire an experienced Senior Accountant to play a key role in
their finance team. The successful candidate will be responsible
for overseeing financial reporting, accounting operations, and
ensuring compliance with accounting principles and regulations
specific to the biotechnology industry. The Senior Accountant will
collaborate closely with cross-functional teams and contribute to
the financial stability and growth of the company.Key
- Financial Reporting: Prepare accurate and timely financial
statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash
flow statements. Ensure compliance with Generally Accepted
Accounting Principles (GAAP) and industry-specific accounting
standards. Provide detailed financial analysis and insights to
- Accounting Operations: Oversee day-to-day accounting
activities, including accounts payable, accounts receivable,
general ledger, and month-end closing. Manage and reconcile complex
accounts, ensuring accuracy and completeness. Monitor and analyze
financial data to identify and resolve discrepancies or
- Compliance and Audit: Collaborate with external auditors during
annual audits, addressing audit inquiries and ensuring a smooth
audit process. Stay updated on evolving accounting regulations and
industry best practices, implementing changes as necessary.
- Budgeting and Forecasting: Contribute to the annual budgeting
and quarterly forecasting processes. Work with department heads to
develop and manage budgets, providing variance analysis and
recommendations for cost control.
- Process Improvement: Identify opportunities for process
optimization and automation to enhance efficiency and accuracy in
accounting operations. Implement best practices and streamline
- Team Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams,
including Finance, Legal, and Research & Development, to ensure
alignment of financial objectives with overall company
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA certification
- 5+ years of relevant accounting experience, with a strong
background in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry.
- In-depth knowledge of GAAP and industry-specific accounting
- Proficiency in using financial software and ERP systems (e.g.,
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability
to work effectively in a team.
- Detail-oriented, highly organized, and capable of meeting
deadlines.Pay Details: $35.00 to $45.00 per hourSearch managed by:
Erin Kile Benefit offerings available for our associates include
medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability,
additional voluntary benefits, EAP program, commuter benefits and a
401K plan. Our benefit offerings provide employees the flexibility
to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs.
In addition, our associates may be eligible for paid leave
including Paid Sick Leave or any other paid leave required by
Federal, State, or local law, as well as Holiday pay where
applicable. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/DisabledTo read our
Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will
use your information, please navigate to
https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacyThe Company will
consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records
subject to federal contractor requirements and/or security
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