Senior Accountant, Biotech, Providence, RI

Providence Permanent USD80,000 - USD100,000
  • Opportunity to grow into a more senior role within the company!
  • Work with a company that is in its third stage of clinical trials to launch 2023

About Our Client

Our client is a privately held Biotechnology company specializing in the treatment of retinal diseases. The client is in the third stage of Clinical trials which should be completed by Q3 in 2022 to launch 2023! The company has been around in Rhode Island for 20 years and is certainly here to stay.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Accrual journal entries and reconciliation
  • Debt journal entries
  • Prepaid journal entries and reconciliations
  • Preparation of monthly internal reports
  • Assistance with external reporting
  • Accounts Payable
  • Audit support and preparation:
  • Prepare supporting documentation and schedules as requested
  • Follow up with audit staff when they have questions
  • Monthly forecasting updates
  • Assist with preparation and referencing of SEC documentation
  • Assistance and preparation of SOX internal testing

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will posses the following:

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in accounting (required).
  • 3-6 years of experience in general accounting and accounts payable.
  • proficiency in Microsoft Office (required).
  • Demonstrated understanding of general accounting principles.
  • Prior experience with Quickbooks is preferred.
  • Self starter who can quickly learn new concepts and apply the knowledge.
  • Ability to work in a small team environment.
  • Ability to work 2 days remote and 3 days in office.

What's on Offer

For the right candidate our client will offer the following:

  • Generous salary up to $105k
  • Bonus
  • 401k with company match
  • Stock options
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Advancement to Accounting Manager in the future

Gregory Colombo
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Job summary

Life Sciences
Sub Sector
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Contract Type
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Gregory Colombo
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