Intellia Therapeutics

Senior Manager, Tax and Financial Reporting

Cambridge, MA
Jun 25, 2022
Administration, Finance
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Why Join Intellia?

Our mission is to develop curative genome editing treatments that can positively transform the lives of people living with severe and life-threatening diseases.

Beyond our science, we live our four core values: One, Explore, Disrupt, Deliver and feel strongly that you can achieve more at Intellia. We have a single-minded determination to excel and succeed together. We believe in the power of curiosity and pushing boundaries. We welcome challenging thoughts and imagination to develop innovative solutions. And we know that patients are counting on us to make the promise a reality, so we must maintain high standards and get it done.

We wantall ofour people to go beyond what is possible. We aren’t constrained by typical end rails, and we aren’t out to just “treat” people. We’re all in this for something more. We’re driven to cure and motivated for change. Just imagine the possibilities of what we can do together.

How you will Achieve More with Intellia:

We are looking for a Senior Manager, Tax and Financial Reporting to join our growing Finance team. In this role, you will be primarily responsible for Intellia’s various tax-related areas, and additionally other technical accounting, financial reporting and internal control efforts. You will play a key role working collaboratively across the Finance team and the Company to oversee all tax compliance work, work with third party tax vendors on various company compliance initiatives, assist with financial reporting requirements and assess and provide tax insights for new contracts and provide insights to senior leadership. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Review new contracts and assess for future tax consequences, with a focus on collaboration arrangements and intellectual property licenses

  • Manage third party tax vendor and lead all compliance related activities including tax provision, federal and state tax returns

  • Identify and propose tax solutions for new or uncommon business transactions

  • Support and adhere to strong internal control policies and procedures, identifying areas for improvement

  • Liaise with external auditors. Support financial audits including preparation of items specific to assigned areas

  • Assist in establishing and maintaining policies, best practices and procedures

About You:

We are looking for a team player to join our group, someone who can work collaboratively with cross-functional teams. A Degree in Tax or Accounting with corporate tax and accounting experience. If you describe yourself as analytical, highly detail-oriented, organized, self-motivated, and committed to a high level of accuracy, then we encourage you to apply! Additional role requirements include:

  • Biotech / Life Sciences experience either in industry or exposure by public accounting

  • A strong work ethic and focus on meeting critical deadlines

  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communications skills

  • Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Meet your future team:

This role reports to the Director of Financial Reporting and Technical Accounting and works with the other members of the close-knit finance and accounting team. While a small team of three, you will join a group of passionate individuals who enjoy working with one another. Led by the CFO, the broader group is comprised of Accounting, Equity and Payroll, Procurement, IT, FP&A, Investor Relations, Corporate Communications, and Facility Operations.

Currently, we have team members in both hybrid and remote capacities, so we will not require you to be local to our Cambridge, MA office. Although in a partially virtual environment, the team has made it a priority to continue to foster a sense of community among the group. You can expect to join a passionate, hardworking, and collaborative environment.

Covid-19 Vaccination Policy: All Intellia employees, regardless of work location, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. This requirement includes a booster dose once eligible. Requests for exemption for medical or sincerely held religious beliefs will be considered.

EEOC Statement: Intellia believes in a diverse environment, and is committed to equal employment opportunity for all its employees and qualified applicants. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Intellia will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.