At Phosphorus, our mission is to extend and improve lives by making genomics a foundational part of everyone’s health and wellness journey. We have built a genetic testing platform consisting of a suite of genetic tests, leading edge technology, and a sophisticated software engine to partner with and empower the physicians and patients we serve.
Our scientific knowledge and laboratory expertise has uniquely positioned us to respond to the global pandemic by developing one of only a handful of saliva based COVID-19 RT-qPCR tests to receive an Emergency Use Authorization from the FDA for at home collection.
Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Director of Finance will be responsible for leading and building out the finance function for this high growth healthcare technology business. This individual will have a strong background in all aspects of corporate financial management for early stage venture backed organizations, with particular strengths in accounting/controllership and financial planning and analysis. The Director of Finance will be charged with improving foundational financial processes that are in place and creating infrastructure across the organization.
This individual will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks, including executing the month end close process, ensuring that our accounting practices are documented and reflect our business operations. Effective cash management, through payables and receivables, is a critical and required skill for our stage of company. In addition, the Director of Finance will partner with our leadership team to create and maintain financial budgets and projections and use these as a tool to quickly identify and address business risks. The Director of Finance will support fundraising efforts and all associated activities with creating a financial package that creates a compelling investment thesis. This individual should have prior experience in early stage company growth and fundraising. Bonus points for experience with creating executive and Board level dashboards and reports with an ability to measure progress. This individual will be joining a highly dynamic, fast-paced environment and must possess and inspire a can-do mentality.
We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives to apply. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, country of origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by local, state, or federal laws.