Senior Accountant

Boston /
Finance & Administration – Finance /
At Seven Bridges we are building the most advanced cloud computing platform for genomics data analysis. Our team and product enable scientists to analyze genomic data faster and more efficiently than ever, so they can focus on making progress in genomics and personalized medicine. Through our collaboration with the largest genomics projects, we connect the world’s biomedical information to enable the most efficient analysis at scale. We are a global company with offices in the US, London, Serbia and more. We are roughly 300 employees and rapidly growing!

Do you want to help us engineer a healthier tomorrow, together?

Seven Bridges is the industry-leading biomedical data science company accelerating precision medicine by integrating and accelerating the understanding of molecular and phenotypic data. Our platform, services, and support expertise are driving discovery and drug development at the world’s leading academic, biotechnology, government, hospitals, and pharmaceutical entities. Through our collaborations with the largest genomics projects, we connect the world’s biomedical information to enable the most efficient analysis at scale.

Seven Bridges is looking for an experienced Senior Accountant as an integral part of our Finance Team. Seven Bridges provides the unique balance between the culture of a start-up and the solid resources and technology of an established company. Employees receive career development, very competitive benefits, a flexible work schedule, and the chance to join a great group of people!

Position Overview
As a member of the Finance Team at Seven Bridges, the Senior Accountant will be responsible for managing the general accounting operations of the Company. This position will ensure the quality of accounting related to revenue and cash generating activities, including processes and business analysis utilizing hands-on accounting experience and an in-depth understanding of accounting principles. This role reports to the Global Controller and is a highly visible role throughout the organization requiring interaction with several senior leadership positions. This is an excellent opportunity for a go-getter to demonstrate exceptional accounting skills in a fast-paced environment.

What you'll be doing

    • Manage the monthly financial close process and related preparation of financial statements
    • Assist with monthly customer invoicing and related revenue recognition
    • Support the Staff Accountant with the reconciliation of balance sheet and income statement accounts
    • Assist with monthly financial statement analysis, budget reporting and summary of results for the executive team and senior management
    • Work alongside the Staff Accountant with daily treasury and banking activities
    • Assist with cash flow and expenditure projections
    • Perform the quarterly consolidation of Seven Bridges’ foreign subsidiaries 
    • Help manage Seven Bridges 401k PlanAid in annual external financial statement audit, including preparation of audit schedules in accordance with US GAAP and IFRS
    • Implement and optimize process improvements as required
    • Be able to work in a cohesive, results-driven team structure

Do you have what it takes?

    • Bachelor’s or higher degree in Accounting or Finance
    • Three to five years of accounting experience, with some public accounting experience preferred
    • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
    • Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles
    • Demonstrate attention to detail and excellent organization, oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to manage several tasks simultaneously and consistently meet assigned deadlines
    • Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction to accomplish objectives
    • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management and external entities to maximize performance, problem-solving and results
    • Advanced knowledge and experience with Excel.
    • Experience with NetSuite is a plus.

What is in Seven Bridges’ DNA?
Our Mission: Seven Bridges will significantly decrease the time, cost and risk to bring new precision medicine products to market by maximizing the productivity of bio pharma/tech research and development organizations in; formulation, productization, identification, success and optimization.
Our Values: These represent who we are and what we stand for. We pride ourselves on being true to our values in everything we do. Building successful partnerships, acting with a sense of urgency, making scientists happy, acting with integrity, treating data with respect, committed to excellence and working together
Our team and culture: With backgrounds in genomics, computer science and computational biology to sales and finance our talented team is passionate about building solutions to the most challenging problems of precision medicine. We believe that teamwork makes the dream work! By acting with empathy, supporting each other and learning from our challenges we exemplify commitment to quality results faster.
Our perks: We offer challenging career opportunities, 401K matching, competitive benefits, unlimited PTO, flexible work schedule, and an environment that recognizes and rewards performance.
Enough about us, let’s talk about you!
If you have gotten this far and are looking for the right balance of teamwork, challenge, fun and would like to help push genomics forward please send us your resume and a cover letter. If your qualifications fit the profile we are looking for we will contact you in a timely manner.