Director of Technical Accounting

Ginkgo Bioworks - Boston, MA
Responsibilities
    • Provide significant support of the annual financial statement audit, including oversight of third-party subject matter experts and work with external Big 4 audit firm
    • Establish and maintain an acute understanding of Ginkgo’s financial models, business strategies, and complex transactions
    • Collaborate with Finance team and executive leadership to implement, update, and enforce accounting policies and draft complementary documentation
    • Stay abreast of existing and emerging financial accounting and reporting principles, assessing their applicability to Ginkgo and developing action plans for adoption when needed
    • Ensure appropriate documentation (including analysis, relevant literature, and conclusions) of accounting treatment of complex areas, such as collaborations, joint ventures, real estate leases, IP, minority ownership positions, and stock-based compensation
    • Support the Business Development and M&A teams during deal negotiation processes by providing deal pricing/accounting, deal documentation, and contract guidance as necessary
    • Establish effective financial controls over the evaluation and application of accounting literature to complex transactions
    • Contribute to the development of discipline and enterprise policies that facilitate a strong internal control environment
    • Contribute to the end-to-end monthly closing process, as well as the preparation of reporting packages for executive leadership and the Board
    • Develop cross-functional processes that improve the efficiency and timeliness of financial reporting and support Ginkgo’s continued growth
    • Execute on special projects, as needed
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