Vice President

Element Biosciences

Element Biosciences

201-500 employees

Genetic analysis biotechnology research


Senior, Expert

San Diego, CA, USA

Required Skills
Business Strategy
  • Oversee the month-end close process with an effort to eliminate redundancy and improve time-to-close efficiency.
  • Review all month-end reconciliations as well as the balance sheet, income statement, cashflow and equity roll-forward, ensuring compliance with US GAAP.
  • Oversee the preparation and communication of the monthly and quarterly financial reviews.
  • Review and ensure application of appropriate internal controls and financial procedures, with an emphasis on IPO readiness.
  • Serve as the key point of contact for external auditors; Manage preparation and support of all external audits.
  • Oversee the preparation and timely filing of all local, state, federal and international tax filings.
  • Identify and mitigate financial and operational risks, establishing effective risk management policies and procedures.
  • Implement robust internal controls to safeguard company assets and maintain the integrity of financial data.
  • Serve as the architectural owner for the Company’s ERP (NetSuite) system, working closely with the Director of Business Systems.
  • Actively look to streamline and automate accounting functions using software.
  • Serve on the company’s Leadership Team, providing necessary insight, strategy and direction to facilitate the operational effectiveness of the Company.
  • Mentor and develop the team, managing work allocation, systems training, performance evaluations, and the building of an effective and efficient team dynamic.

Element Bioscience’s mission to empower the scientific community with more freedom and flexibility to accelerate collective impact on humanity. The company has developed a modular and high performing DNA sequencing platform that delivers quality data, workflow flexibility and makes next-generation sequencing technology more accessible.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



San Diego, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



100% company-paid medical, dental, & vision coverage

Flexible spending & health savings accounts

Premier mental health care

401(k) with immediately vested 4% company match

Company-paid Life and AD&D insurance

Stock option grants

Flexible time off

10 paid annual holidays

8-weeks paid parental leave