Amylyx Pharmaceuticals is seeking a highly motivated professional with public accounting experience in applying accepted accounting principles and procedures to analyze financial information, prepare accurate and timely results and to ensure appropriate accounting control procedures. The position will be a key member of a cross-functional accounting team.
The individual will be responsible for critical accounting areas, corporate and business accruals and ad hoc reporting. This position will have significant interaction with Amylyx business leaders.
Specifically, we are seeking an individual with the traits listed below:
Motivated self-starter who is detailed, results and process oriented with a focus on effective and efficient improvements
Organized individual with the ability to manage multiple priorities while maintaining high performance standards
Superior problem solving and analytical skills and ability to work in a highly visible, deadline-oriented position and environment
Strong communication and people skills, comfortable working with a cross functional and collaborative team
Perform and assist with month end and quarter end close accounting tasks including preparation of journal entries ensuring compliance with US GAAP
Prepare monthly and quarterly account reconciliations to ensure accurate reporting
Review P&L accounts for proper classifications
Assistant with month end analytical review of actual versus budget
Assist with budgeting and quarterly forecasting
Month-end closing task management to ensure timely and accurate completion
Adherence to global SoX control
Support end-to-end process for developing, recording and analyzing accruals
Assist in the interim and year-end audit process (internal and external)
Participate in process improvement activities including enhancing current financial processes and suggest areas for improvement.
Supports the Senior Management team with various analyses, and ad hoc project
Assist in drafting of accounting standard operating procedures for assigned areas
Minimum of 5 plus years of experience in public or corporate accounting
Experience with NetSuite a plus
Intermediate level with Microsoft Office Products (advanced Excel preferred)
Bachelor’s degree in accounting required, master’s in accounting preferred
Amylyx Pharmaceuticals is a fast-growing company relentlessly driven to seek new solutions for people with neurodegenerative diseases. We are a Cambridge-based pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of therapeutics for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders. Guided by our core values, we work collaboratively across everything we do to positively impact the lives of patients and their families.
Progress is rarely the result of convention – which is why we've been doing things differently since day one. That relentless curiosity has become the foundation for one of the most unique company cultures in life sciences. We are not procrastinators or nay-sayers. We are a group of get-it-done problem solvers dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with neurodegenerative diseases. We’ve made some great strides toward making a difference in patients’ lives — and we’re just getting started. If you’d like to join us in our mission, learn more about our culture and values https://www.amylyx.com/careers