Senior Financial Reporting & Revenue Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Redwood City, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 11, 2024
Synthego is looking for a Senior Financial Reporting and Revenue Accountant. As a key member of the Corporate Accounting team, this person will have an emphasis in processing and reviewing complex revenue contracts for proper revenue recognition as well as assisting with revenue forecasting and financial reporting. This role is an individual contributor who will directly report to the technical accounting manager.

What You'll Do:

  • Review key revenue arrangements for appropriate treatment in accordance with ASC 606; draft accounting memos to summarize analysis and conclusion
  • Partner with legal, sales operation, product manager and project manager teams to assist with: Revenue forecasting, contract negotiation, pricing and deal closing, and driving operational efficiencies
  • Participate in monthly and quarterly close activities including preparing journal entries, revenue flux, preparing financial statement disclosures and reconciliations
  • Assist with interim and year end audit requests
  • Assist with process streamlining and improvement, including revenue process automation and establish best practices across functions for revenue process
  • Assist with internal control design and implementation and preparing control documentations for revenue process
  • Support the production and preparation of financial information required for filings of the Company’s financials with external stakeholders

About You:

  • Bachelor’s of higher degree in accounting
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in accounting/audit; public accounting experience is a plus
  • Active CPA
  • Good understanding of US GAAP and preferably experiences with ASC 606
  • Strong written, oral communication, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
  • Strong time management and organizational skills

Company Perks & Benefits

  • Equity options
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • 401k Program
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible paid time off
About Us
Synthego is a genome engineering company that enables the acceleration of life science research and development in the pursuit of improved human health.
The company leverages machine learning, automation, and gene editing to build platforms for science at scale. With its foundations in engineering disciplines, the company’s platforms vertically integrate proprietary hardware, software, bioinformatics, chemistries, and molecular biology to advance basic research, target validation, and clinical trials.
By providing both commercial and academic researchers and therapeutic developers with unprecedented access to cutting-edge genome engineering, Synthego is at the forefront of innovation, accelerating the development of truly engineered biology.