Associate Director/Director of Finance

Boston, MA



  • Partner with the management teams to understand critical elements and the impact of financial decisions
  • Manage organizational cash flow, budgeting, forecasting and reporting for several portfolio companies
  • Prepare and present presentations to Board of Directors and Senior Management Teams
  • Oversee corporate governance for several portfolio companies
  • Oversee month-end and quarter end closes for multiple entities ensuring compliance with US GAAP
  • Oversee the management of leases, contracts, consulting agreements and other financial commitments
  • Assist with specific projects and initiatives unique to a fast-growing biotechnology start-up, such as system implementations and updates and business process improvements
  • Continually evaluate and drive improvements across finance operations




  • 10+ years of financial and accounting experience. Life sciences / biotechnology industry a plus.
  • BS/BA in accounting or finance; MBA and/or CPA preferred
  • Strong business acumen; proven ability to effectively scrutinize and challenge assumptions and interpret the strategy and priorities of the organization in financial terms
  • Excellent project management / leadership skills with demonstrated track record and ability to engage teams to work together towards common deadlines.
  • Strong presentation skills to deliver succinctly and effectively deliver recommendations to senior leaders; frames complex concepts
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to changing conditions and different culture
  • Experience with NetSuite a plus





Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 5/15/2020
Salary $160,000 – 190,000 + bonus

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