Vice President of Accounting

Urgently Hiring: Vice President of Accounting - for a biotechnology manufacturer that is reinventing their industry on a mission to save mankind.

  • Janesville, WI
  • $160,000 - $200,000
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A bit about us:

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Vice President of Accounting with 10+ years of total accounting/finance experience. The VP of Accounting will be responsible for all accounting operations and report directly to the Chief Financial Officer. You’ll be instrumental in shaping the financial success of the organization. You will collaborate with both finance and non-finance executives across our diverse divisions, providing strategic advice on the accounting implications of our business strategies and plans.

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to

Why join us?

Competitive compensation plan
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible schedule
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance

Job Details

Key Responsibilities of the Vice President of Accounting:
  • Cultivate and lead a high-performing accounting team within a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial, dynamic business environment that exemplifies the company's core values.
  • Lead financial and business process improvements to enhance our team’s capabilities and to meet the evolving needs of our growing business.
  • Oversee all monthly, quarterly, and annual closing processes, including the preparation of internal and external financial statements in accordance with GAAP and in compliance with FASB, SEC and IASB reporting standards and the implementation of appropriate controls.
  • Develop and enhance accounting policies and controls across our business units; continuously improving their clarity, consistency, and effectiveness.
  • Manage technical accounting matters, such as determining the accounting implications and treatment of significant transactions and accounting rules changes, liaising with external experts as necessary.
  • Supervise operational accounting processes such as AR, AP, revenue recognition, expense management, payroll, and tax reporting.
  • Review key accounting issues, topics, and risks with senior leaders, outside auditors and the Audit Committee.
  • Lead interactions and communications with the Audit Committee and Board of Directors on all accounting and audit matters.
  • Coordinate our external audit processes and interactions with our external auditor (Deloitte).

  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities based on extensive experience in leading and managing accounting functions – ideally in a high-growth organization.
  • At least ten years of experience across public accounting and private/public company accounting and finance teams
  • Track record of developing, coaching, and leading high-performing teams
  • Breadth of knowledge across a variety of accounting and finance disciplines
  • Deep knowledge and expertise in GAAP including technical accounting and new standard implementation in accordance with FASB, SEC and IASB standards.
  • Experience with internal control design and financial process optimization
  • Experienced in driving significant process improvements across finance and accounting.
  • Excellent communication skills.
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Job Details
Janesville, WI
Job Type
$160,000 - $200,000