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Accountant, Senior

  • Job Number 528992
  • Type Permanent
  • Location New Haven, CT
  • Pay $80,000 - $95,000
  • Referral Bonus $250

Accountant, Senior

Job Description:

New Haven, CT-based growing company seeks to hire a Senior Accountant.

Position Summary:

  • Actively participate in the monthly, quarterly, and annual financial close processes, ensuring the timelines and accuracy of account reconciliations, accruals, and financial statements are in accordance with GAAP.
  • Ensures the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions.
  • Maintains and balances subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, and reconciling transactions and resolving any discrepancies.
  • Assist with payroll processing and recording required general ledger entries.
  • Assist with recommendations to improve the monthly close process ensuring compliance and reducing the number of days to close.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial statement supporting schedules, disclosure needs, and other internal and external reporting needs.
  • Ensure compliance with internal control processes and requirements and support audit testing procedures.
  • Interact with external auditors and provide audit support as directed.
  • Work cross-functionally to increase visibility and understanding of processes, controls, and financial performance.

    Comp Range:
  • $80,000 - $95,000 + 5% bonus + stock options + full benefits, 401k match etc.
  • Hybrid - on site 3 days, 2 days remote (Friday and another day)


    Required Education, Skills, and Experience
  • Bachelor`s Degree in accounting or finance, CPA preferred .
  • Minimum of 4 - 6 years of related corporate accounting experience. BioTech / Pharma experience preferred but not required.
  • Experience with ERP / financial systems.
  • Ability to adapt to a fast paced and evolving environment.
  • Ability to communicate clearly with a strong desire and ability to support internal customers.
  • Advanced capabilities in Microsoft Office products.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.