Robert Half International CFO/COO in Fremont, California
Gene Kim is in search of a CFO/COO for a pre-IPO late stage biotech startup in the East Bay.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, hyper-detail oriented, and diligent CFO or COO for a biotech company to support, grow and develop the daily finance and accounting functions for this company based in the Bay Area. As a member of the leadership team, the CFO/COO will be an advisor, evaluating and assisting with the company’s financial plans, budgeting and economic modeling. The CFO/COFO will be responsible for overseeing all fiscal responsibilities along with compliance for the organization.
Primary responsibilities include:
Establishes and manages the overall finance strategy for the office, including the building of a lean team in time, 2-3 direct reports expected.
Assesses the financial performance against budget and forecasts the offices long-term strategy, monitoring expenditures and cash flow.
Ensures and oversees accounting and investment reporting systems to provide timely and accurate financial reporting.
Forecasts and manages tax liabilities, co-preparing tax forms with support of outside tax firm and executing tax payments.
Oversees and implements long term portfolio management strategy with support of external firms
Oversees the company foundation and associated compliance and tax compliance measures.
Maintains internal control safeguards and identifies and manages financial and operational risks to ensure appropriate controls and insurance policies are in place.
Public company biotech experience as a CFO or COO
5+ years investor relations and Wall Street/fundraising experience
Successful track record with commercial launches
CPA and/or MBA strongly preferred
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