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Senior Financial Analyst

Pacific Biosciences
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Senior Financial Analyst


Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. (NASDAQ: PACB) is helping scientists forge a better understanding of biology by providing a unique long-read sequencing technology that generates more complete and accurate data, giving them more insights. Our sequencing systems allow scientists to characterize genomes, transcriptomes, and epigenomes from any organism. Scientists use our technology in areas such as human biomedical research, plant and animal sciences, and microbiology and infectious disease studies. Become part of the new paradigm in long-read sequencing and help shape the future of genomic study by joining the PacBio team.



Job will evolve over time depending on candidates capabilities and could include the following:

  • This role will have a particular emphasis on administering commission plans, calculating commission accruals and commission payouts for a growing sales force

  • Responsible for monthly P&L reporting

  • Responsibility for weekly and monthly sales reporting to commercial team

  • Support accounting team with analysis of monthly general ledger entries

  • Responsible for monthly commission and bonus accrual and payout calculations

  • Responsible for quarterly P&L flux analysis for outside auditors

  • Support monthly product demand and supply-side forecasting process

  • Administration of corporate bonus plans

  • Support of annual budget process

  • Support long range forecasting process and modeling

  • Support annual insurance renewal process and audits

  • Various ad-hoc financial modeling requirements


All listed tasks and responsibilities are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional tasks and responsibilities.


Position Requirements:

  • Greater than 5 yrs related experience in financial analysis role preferred

  • Understanding of general accounting process and general accounting principles

  • Effective communication skills (written & verbal)

  • General understanding ERP systems and data extraction and analysis

  • Ability to work and succeed in a team environment

  • Ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks independently

  • High level of curiosity and creativity

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Excellent organization skills

  • Ability to manage competing priorities

  • Finance/Accounting degree or undergraduate degree which requires high level of analytics

Nice to Have:

  • MBA preferred but not necessary


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability, gender identity, and sexual orientation.


Posted: 2020-10-31 Expires: 2020-11-30

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Menlo Park, CA 94025

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