Calico (Calico Life Sciences LLC) is an Alphabet-founded research and development company whose mission is to harness advanced technologies and model systems to increase our understanding of the biology that controls human aging. Calico will use that knowledge to devise interventions that enable people to lead longer and healthier lives. Calico’s highly innovative technology labs, its commitment to curiosity-driven discovery science, and, with academic and industry partners, its vibrant drug-development pipeline, together create an inspiring and exciting place to catalyze and enable medical breakthroughs.
Reporting into the Senior Director of FP&A, this newly created Manager/Associate Director position will lead Calico’s annual budgeting and quarterly forecasting processes. Key job responsibilities include maintaining our planning tool (Workday Adaptive Planning) and being a Finance business partner to our G&A functions.
Lead and oversee the annual budgeting and quarterly forecasting processes
Manage preparation of quarterly and annual budget reporting. This will include budget/forecast/actual variance analysis
Creating a workable/comprehensive Finance calendar
Be a Finance business partner with the G&A functions, improving visibility into all aspects of finance and decision support. Identify and drive cost efficiencies that improve the bottom line while maintaining desired outcomes. Develop and maintain effective relationships within all levels of the organization
Work to improve processes for efficiency while ensuring accuracy
Ad-hoc requests as dictated by business needs
Gain a comprehensive knowledge of the Company’s operations in order to better support functional initiatives and provide recommendations to business partners
6+ years of financial planning and analysis experience in the pharmaceutical/biotech industry
BA/BS required, MBA preferred
Positive, proactive, and professional attitude
Able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
General knowledge of accounting/financial/operational principles
Previous experience with the Workday Adaptive Planning system
Strong collaborative skills, effectively working with all levels and functions of the organization
Ability to manage multiple tasks and adapt in a changing and fast-paced environment
Detail oriented while being able to see the big picture
Experience with ERP system, NetSuite preferred but not required
Must be willing to work onsite at least three days a week
The estimated base salary range for this role is $168,000 - $206,000. Actual pay will be based on a number of factors including experience and qualifications. This position is also eligible for two annual cash bonuses.
Calico requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment. As required by applicable law, Calico will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.