Staff Accountant in Flagship Pioneering at Cambridge, MA

Website Flagship Pioneering

This listing is about Flagship Pioneering in Cambridge, MA
in 2022

About the job

What if…you could join an organization that creates, resources, and builds life sciences companies that invent breakthrough technologies in order to transform health care and sustainability?

Flagship Pioneering conceives, creates, resources and develops first-in-category life sciences companies. The firm’s institutional innovation foundry, Flagship Labs, is where Flagship’s team of scientific entrepreneurs systematically evolve ideas into new fields and turn previously undiscovered areas of science into real-world inventions and ventures. Flagship has more than 4.5B in capital under management and, since 2000, the firm has applied its hypothesis-driven innovation process to originate and foster more than 100 scientific ventures, resulting in more than $50 billion in aggregate value, hundreds of issued patents and a current pipeline of more than 50 novel therapeutic agents undergoing clinical trials.

You Will…

  • Review expense reports for proper coding to accounts and classes.
  • Assist in answering questions on Flagship’s travel and expense policies.
  • Assist in creating reporting on Flagship’s travel and entertainment expenses.
  • Assist with maintenance of Concur to NetSuite Connector
  • Review expenses posted in NetSuite and validate concur postings
  • Follow up with employees to ensure timely submission of expenses.
  • Schedule onboarding meetings with new employees.
  • Assist with special projects when applicable.
  • Protect the organization’s value by keeping information confidential

You Have…

  • Experience with account reconciliations
  • Experience with SAP Concur
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong ability to meet sensitive deadlines
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills


  • Bachelor’s degree and 1-2+ years of accounting experience

Exceptional Candidates Will Have…

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • High proficiency in NetSuite
  • High proficiency in Concur
  • Experience in expense billing
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Teams

More About Flagship Pioneering

We are creative optimists and we would love for you to consider joining our team! See all our open opportunities across Flagship Pioneering’s Ecosystem!

Flagship Pioneering conceives, creates, resources, and develops first-in-category life sciences companies to transform human health and sustainability. Since its launch in 2000, the firm has applied a unique hypothesis-driven innovation process to originate and foster more than 100 scientific ventures, resulting in over $34 billion in aggregate value. To date, Flagship is backed by more than $4.4 billion of aggregate capital commitments, of which over $1.9 billion has been deployed toward the founding and growth of its pioneering companies alongside more than $10 billion of follow-on investments from other institutions. The current Flagship ecosystem comprises 41 transformative companies, including: Axcella Health (NASDAQ: AXLA), Denali Therapeutics (NASDAQ: DNLI), Evelo Biosciences (NASDAQ: EVLO), Foghorn Therapeutics, Indigo Ag, Kaleido Biosciences (NASDAQ: KLDO), Moderna (NASDAQ: MRNA), Rubius Therapeutics (NASDAQ: RUBY), Sana Biotechnology, Seres Therapeutics (NASDAQ: MCRB), and Syros Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: SYRS).

We believe pioneering is best done by teams, and that it is a process that can be taught, learned, and replicated. Learn more about our Company Creation Model.

Can Breakthrough Innovations Be Made Systematically? A Conversation With Noubar Afeyan, Flagship Pioneering’s CEO.

Flagship Pioneering and our ecosystem companies are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

Recruitment & Staffing Agencies: Flagship Pioneering and its affiliated Flagship Lab companies (collectively, “FSP”) do not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than candidates. The submission of unsolicited resumes by recruitment or staffing agencies to FSP or its employees is strictly prohibited unless contacted directly by Flagship Pioneering’s internal Talent Acquisition team. Any resume submitted by an agency in the absence of a signed agreement will automatically become the property of FSP, and FSP will not owe any referral or other fees with respect thereto.

Company: Flagship Pioneering

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Job Location: Cambridge, MA

Application Deadline: N/A

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