Goodwin Biotechnology

Scope of Function: Responsible for managing Company’s accounting department and all accounting functions including timely and accurate reporting of financial information, management reports, and the safeguard of assets through the design, implementation and maintenance of accounting systems and appropriate internal controls in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

Reports to: Financial Controller

Specific Duties:

  • Ensure accounting systems and procedures are in place and consistent with internal controls and maintenance of an audit trail
  • Review and evaluate General Ledger Accounts and components, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, and Payroll to ensure all transactions are recorded timely, accurate and are authorized
  • Monthly closing and preparation of Financial Statements
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Prepare annual budget/ forecast and keep track of spending according to budget as well as provide input into department goal-setting process
  • Assure appropriate internal management reports are available
  • Protect assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls
  • Work with the management team in addressing corporate issues
  • Comply with federal, state, and local legal requirements
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
  • Provide information to external auditors
  • Act as liaison with consultants, auditors, insurance agent, internal department and management


  • 5 – 7 years of supervisory/managerial experience, preferably in the manufacturing environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • NetSuite Experience is a plus
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is preferred
  • Must have prior ERP design and implementation experience
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP internal controls and financial reporting
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills