Interim Controller – Biotech – Boston, MA 02111

We are currently seeking candidates for an Interim Controller position located in Boston, MA 02111. The role is with a cutting edge biotechnology company and the position reports directly to the CFO. The ideal candidate will have the 12+ years of corporate accounting experience and open to working on “hands-on” accounting projects. Qualified candidates that are 100% REMOTE will be considered.

This is a 3+ month contract position that will pay $100 per hour within a 40 hour work week.


  • Lead the accounting operations of the company including maintaining an adequate system of accounting records/policies and a comprehensive set of controls designed to mitigate risk and enhance the accuracy of the company’s reported financial results
  • Ensure that the company’s accounting procedures and reported results conform to generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Lead the accounting team in monthly and quarterly close processes, prepare consolidated monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements, and monitor and review for accuracy the general ledger, account reconciliations and other financial statement analyses
  • Calculate, prepare and reconcile monthly and quarterly R&D contract accruals, working closely with FP&A team
  • Manage and improve timelines of the month-end and quarter-end closing processes and ensure accurate accounting support is maintained
  • Partner closely with investor relations, legal, HR, IT, and FP&A functions


  • BS in Accounting or related field
  • CPA designation (preferred)
  • Prior experience in the biotechnology industry and R&D contract accounting is required
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP
  • Previous NetSuite experience
  • Willingness to roll up sleeves
  • Exceptional financial software system skills
  • Strong PC skills including Excel, Word and PowerPoint

If you are interested in learning more about the position please e-mail your resume to Allie at



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