Technical Accounting Associate Director

Posted on 5/15/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Develops multi-cancer early detection tests

Data & Analytics


Menlo Park, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • At least 12 years of highly technical accounting experience in a mix of medium to large publicly-listed companies and a Big 4 public accounting firm
  • BA/BS degree in Accounting, with an active US CPA certification
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP with experience in reporting to internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to lead complex projects which require influence and implementation across business groups and functions
  • Experience applying Statement of Cash Flow (ASC 230), Stock Compensation (ASC 718), Intangibles - Goodwill and Other (ASC 350), Leases (ASC 842), Revenue Recognition (ASC 606), Business Combination (ASC 805), and Internal-use software (ASC 350-40)
  • Ability to coordinate with internal teams and other third-party consultants on critical accounting and reporting projects
  • Attention to detail, organized and thorough with the desire for continuous improvement
  • Must be able to effectively manage critical deadlines
  • Must be a 'self-starter' with a can-do attitude and motivation to have a positive impact on our company
  • Track record of performance in a face-paced, high-pressure environment
  • Strong day-to-day project management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team, yet function well with independent responsibilities
  • Experience with NetSuite, Workiva, Floqast, and Intelligize is a plus
  • Interface with Management on complex technical accounting matters
  • Research technical accounting issues, document and present conclusions to Management
  • Proactively monitor current accounting and reporting trends
  • Lead the Company’s efforts to implement new or revised accounting pronouncements
  • Prepare, review and deliver timely accurate internal and external accounting/reporting documents and supporting schedules in accordance with US GAAP
  • Adhere to internal and external review and filing deadlines
  • Support annual audit and quarterly reviews
  • Lead and participate in special projects as necessary

This company specializes in early cancer detection through its flagship product, the Galleri Test, which employs cutting-edge methylation technology and machine learning algorithms to analyze abnormal methylation patterns on cell-free DNA, indicative of over 50 cancer types. The focus on groundbreaking healthcare solutions and the utilization of advanced technology offers a highly collaborative and intellectually stimulating work environment. This makes it an attractive workplace for those dedicated to enhancing cancer diagnostics and contributing to significant advancements in medical science.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Menlo Park, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Outstanding People - Join a team of passionate and dedicated professionals, committed to collaboration, education, and proactive problem-solving.

Strong Compensation - We offer competitive salaries and savings plans to provide for long-term financial planning.

Complete Health Coverage - Take advantage of comprehensive health coverage, with medical, dental and vision, to keep you and your family healthy.

Work-Life Balance - Make everyday life more manageable with flexible time off – we trust you to do great work and take time for yourself.