Staff Accountant | Hyper Growth BioTech Company | Boston

Boston, Massachusetts
US$70000 - US$80000 per annum + + Bonus + Equity
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Staff Accountant | Hyper Growth BioTech Company | Boston

Staff Accountant | Hyper Growth BioTech Company | Boston

The Client:

Harmonic Finance are delighted to be working with one of Boston's most promising BioTech start-ups that are using cutting-edge technology to change the lives of many.

To date they have raised over $300million of funding from some of the world's leading VC funds. The business is growing rapidly with their head count doubling over the past year. This role would suit a confident and driven individual, who would like to join a mission-focused business.

Culturally the business is filled with incredibly talented, ambitious people and the impressive senior leadership team are renowned for their emphasis on training and development. They are keen to add someone to the company who is fun, hardworking and wants to progress their career quickly.

This company offers flexible working and would like the successful candidates to work 2-3 days a week from their beautiful non-corporate offices in Central Boston.

The role:

This role will be an integral part of the finance team and will work closely with the Assistant Controller, and VP of Finance. There will be additional opportunities to get involved in ad-hoc finance projects that will help to form the future of the company. Given the rapid growth and pace of change, this role needs someone with an eye for process improvement and real willingness to get stuck into the detail.


  • Group reconciliations for multiple divisions

  • Oversee Accounts Payable processes

  • Manage the full month-end process and ensure that deadlines are met

  • Oversee payroll and staff accounting duties

  • Production of management accounts and account analysis

  • Assist with the month-end close process which includes preparing balance sheet reconciliations

  • Support with external financial statement audit and other audit requests

  • Prepare supporting account reconciliations

  • Ad hoc project support to both Finance and Accounting functions

    What we need to see (Essential):

  • A Bachelor's degree (preferably in Accounting, Finance, or related field)

  • 1-2 years' experience in accounting

  • High degree of attention to detail and accuracy

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel

  • Incredibly ambitious with a desire to continue to learn

  • Excited about working somewhere which is changing every day

  • Strong analytical skills and experience using data to help make strategic decisions

    What we would like to see (Bonus):

  • Experience in a fast growth scale up or start-up

  • Experience in a fast-paced environment

  • Experience in tech industry

  • Bookkeeping, Accounts Payable, Invoicing, and Payroll experience are a plus

    Location: Boston

    Salary: $70,000 - $80,000 + Bonus + Equity

Start Date: ASAP

If this is something of interest, please get in touch with Gursimran on for more information.

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