Senior Finance Manager  Seattle, WA

Just is seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented and driven accounting and finance analyst, who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics.  As part of the Finance Team, this position will handle project administration and support monthly accounting close, financial reporting, and forecasting.  The ideal candidate is passionate about finance and accounting operations and looking for an opportunity to help build a growing company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the annual budget and long-range plan process for the Seattle site
  • Oversee the monthly accounting close and ensure financial statements comply with IFRS
  • Understand key drivers of the business and provide management with actionable feedback
  • Collaborate with business development and project office to maintain the monthly sales forecast
  • Update the monthly cash flow forecast and analyze remaining cash runway
  • Key business partner for scientific and engineering leadership teams to support business decisions and ensure financial discipline
  • Build the inventory costing process to ensure general ledger accurately reflects warehouse value
  • On-site financial systems expert for TM1 Planning Tool and Industrial Financial System (IFS) ERP

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field
  • 7+ years of relevant finance experience with increasing levels of responsibility

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of GAAP/IFRS and key accounting principles
  • Strong analytical capabilities with intermediate Excel skills
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Organized, detail oriented, and ability to work with confidential information
  • Pro-active, team player with strong sense of urgency
  • Experience working effectively in a fast-paced, team-based environment.
  • Experience within biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry preferred
  • Experience using Enterprise Resource Planning system (ERP) preferred; experience using Industrial Finance System (IFS) a plus

    About Just – Evotec Biologics

    Just – Evotec Biologics, wholly-owned by Evotec SE, is a unique platform company that integrates the design, engineering, development, and manufacture of biologics. With deep experience in the fields of protein, process and manufacturing sciences, the Just team came together to solve the scientific and technical hurdles that block access to life-changing protein therapeutics; from the design of therapeutic molecules to the design of the manufacturing plants used to produce them. Just’s focus is to create access and value for a global market through scientific and technological innovation. Our state-of-the-art labs and cGMP clinical manufacturing plant are co-located in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood – the center of Seattle’s medical, global health, and technology industries and a noted top emerging life science hub in the U.S. Our fast-growing team of 100 employees is expanding Just’s innovative platform and footprint – building our first North American J.POD® commercial manufacturing facility in the Seattle area. For job opportunities, learn more at

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