Senior Accountant

  • Location
    South San Francisco, California
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker & Lynch is currently seeking a Senior Accountant with 2 or more years of experience for a full-time job at a biotech company in South San Francisco, CA. This is a good opportunity for someone looking to join a company that is doing meaningful work in the cancer treatment space. This role will focus on operational accounting, month-end close, and supporting payroll. Currently remote but will likely be hybrid in the long term.



  • Collaborate with the finance team for monthly close in areas such as cash and investments, fixed assets, prepaids, payroll, and certain accruals.
  • Prepare various schedules for the company’s annual audit and communicate directly with the audit team to address questions.
  • Responsible for preparation of the annual 1099 forms for the company’s vendors as well as tax compliance such as use taxes.
  • Process payroll bi-monthly and resolve any pay-roll related issues.
  • Support other tasks and functions as necessary.


  • BA/BS degree in Accounting or related field
  • Good understanding of US GAAP, financial reporting and internal controls


  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of SAP business one or other small business ERP’s

  • Experiences:

  • Minimum 2 years of related experience

    Employment Type: Full-time



  • $85,000 - $100,000 (DOE)

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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