Staff Accountant

Job Description

Job Title:          Staff Accountant

Reports To:         US Controller

Location:               Boston, MA

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage Accounts Payables and T&E reimbursements including review of invoices and posting for payment. 
  • Support the monthly financial close process by performing balance sheet reconciliations, bank reconciliations, fixed asset rollforwards including depreciation calculations and impairment analysis, and posting manual journal entries.
  • Assist the Controller with the monthly global consolidation including posting elimination entries, updating the close calendar and maintaining close checklists
  • As needed prepare or update SOX narratives and flowcharts.
  • Work closely with external accountants to provide all necessary information for the annual audit, tax return preparation and reporting to regulatory bodies.
  • Assist the US Controller with the monthly payroll process
  • Work directly with tax accountants on federal and state tax returns
  • Prepare regular financial reports (monthly, quarterly, year-end) and report on deviations from budget


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Strong technical accounting experience
  • 4+ years of experience including accounts payable management
  • CPA preferred
  • Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains experience preferred


  • Startup environment in a fun, team-oriented culture


Equal Opportunity Employer

Albireo Pharma, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant because of race, creed, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, application for military service or any other class protected by state or federal law.

All applicants should be legally entitled to work for any employer in the U.S.

Note to employment agencies: Please do not forward any agency resumes.  Albireo is not responsible for any fees related to resumes that are unsolicited.