• Full Time
  • Santa Ana
  • This position has been filled

Location: Santa Ana (near 405)

Salary: 100-140k.  Flex on base is possible.

Culture: Very happy! 40 year old company w/ zero debt.

Hired 50 people in 2 years.

Going international.

Essential functions and duties shall include:

  • Work with Vice President, Operations to manage financial and accounting operations for three diverse companies.
    • Lead accounting operations group according to U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Prepare and examine accounting records, financial statements and provide financial guidance to senior management.
    • Communicate business financial health and new cash requirements to management.
    • Communicate department goals and progress.
    • Provide analysis of profitability centers.
  • Review General Ledger accounts; ensure balances are properly stated to include month-end and year-end closing.
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting.
    • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
  • Submit financial and tax credit documentation to our outside accounting firm.
    • Manage on-going Research & Development and ISC-DISC tax credit programs.
    • Review outside accounting business tax computations, submittals, and remittances and assure accuracy and are done on time.
    • Research potential tax programs that benefit the companies.
    • Manage / coordinate the tax compliance requirements for the companies
  • Oversee the preparation of license renewals (one company), and payroll (all companies).
  • Work with cross functional teams to develop new strategies to entice and incentivize long-term customers via new service offerings.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum qualifications shall include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required. MBA preferred.
  • Active Certified Public Accountant.
  • Certified Management Accountant, Lean Six Sigma or other professional designation a plus.
  • Minimum 5 years (post CPA) of progressive improvement in accounting skill sets and management experience.
  • Experience in accounting for manufacturing environment. Biotechnology/pharmaceutical experience preferred.

Keys:

CPA with manufacturing experience

Strong attention to detail

R&D Tax credits is a big plus

Manage a team of 5 or so DOE.