Accounting Manager

Summary:

 

Browne Consulting Group is a boutique consulting firm providing accounting, finance, and human resource support to venture backed start-ups and to publicly traded life science and technology companies.  We are in search for a highly motivated full-time Accounting Manager who is eager to make a huge difference in our client’s businesses.  In this role, you will work alongside a BCG Controller to support 4 to 6 clients simultaneously through a combination of remote work and on-site meetings in the Cambridge area and Boston suburbs.

 

You will become a key part-time member of each client’s fast-growing organization, where you will learn about and understand their business model, all while being the accounting expert and day-to-day point of contact that they will rely on.  Clients will count on you to help develop financial controls and procedures, manage the accounting, finance and HR aspects of fast-growing companies, and supervise junior accounting staff as each company scales from seed stage through Series A and beyond.

 

Responsibilities:

The candidate will be a key point of contact for several clients and responsibilities include:

  • Lead small, seed stage clients with guidance and support from Controller.

  • Guide and support Senior Accountants on large, later stage clients.

  • Assist/manage the monthly close and annual reporting process

  • Exposure with preparing investor and board related financial reports and decks

  • Help with budgets, variance analysis, and cash flow forecasts

  • A main lead when working with Audit, Tax, and Valuation firms

  • On board new employees and process payroll

  • Maintain census and employee records, and 401(k) compliance.

  • Support and collaborate with benefits and corporate insurance brokers

  • Involved with A/P responsibilities and processing.

 

Job Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required, MBA or Master’s preferred

  • CPA strongly required.

  • Big 4 or large regional public accounting firm experience required

  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience required

  • Previous experience working in Life Science or Technology companies desired

Job Details:

  • Health benefits, HSA, holidays, PTO, commuting benefit and a matching 401(K)

  • Expected to average 45 hours per week (includes billable, training, PTO, holidays)

  • Traveling onsite to clients in the Cambridge suburbs and working remotely two days per week.

  • COVID considerations - fully remote until Fall 2021

AP Manager

Senior Accountant

Accounting

Manager

Controller and

Sr. Controller

Director