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Roivant Sciences // biomedical research
Roivant Sciences, 151 West 42nd Street, 15th Floor, New York City 10036    Posted: Thursday, February 11, 2021
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Job Summary

Roivant is a global biopharma company that aims to improve health by rapidly delivering innovative medicines & technologies to patients. We do this by building Vants - nimble, entrepreneurial biotech & healthcare technology companies with a unique approach to sourcing talent, aligning incentives, & deploying technology. At Roivant, we will give you the resources & freedom to tackle some of the most important & challenging problems in healthcare. If you find that exciting, we want to work with you.


Research/Accounting Policies

Planning, directing & coordinating research of technical accounting issues & reporting matters regarding the company's evaluation of technically complex transactions, new business initiatives, acquisitions, new products & new contracts.

Writing accounting policy memos documenting facts & applicable accounting policy guidance & discussing with stakeholders. Will require significant interaction & coordination with operational accounting staff, tax & treasury teams

Overseeing the establishment & maintenance of accounting policies & procedures for all corporate entities to ensure operational efficiency & compliance with GAAP. This position will be a key US GAAP expert & work closely with the Director, Technical Accounting

Ideally this candidate will have strong background in working with  business combinations, share based compensation & SEC reporting requirements. Providing technical accounting research & support regarding the adoption & implementation of all applicable new accounting pronouncements & IFRS, including monitoring the development of proposed new accounting pronouncements

Performing reviews of contracts & other documents as requested to ensure appropriate accounting & reporting treatment

May perform/oversee highly complex projects or participate as a team member on projects at the highest level of technical complexity.

Supporting & coordinating with the external audit team on any issues related to the financial statements audit & prepare all documentation

Preparing & delivering presentations to various stakeholders

Serving as the accounting team lead for implementing & maintaining internal controls over financial reporting focusing on continuous improvement of the reporting process.

Keeping abreast of new accounting guidance & other rules & regulations, ensuring that implementation of new accounting standards is properly reflected in the relevant disclosures in the financial statements, including disclosures of new guidance on revenue recognition & leases

Assisting with training on US GAAP & IFRS matters across the organization

External Reporting

Work closely with the external financial reporting team for the organization, including all company public & private subsidiaries. Improving quality & efficiency of the corporate accounting & financial reporting processes

Interfacing with external auditors related to their annual audits of the financial statements, & as needed


Interacting & coordinating with consultants, valuation firms, & other stakeholders

Contributing towards the professional development of staff members & a team that provides quality client-service throughout the organization

Participating in a wide variety of special projects, & compiles a variety of special reports


CPA, 7-10+ years experience in Accounting/Auditing, Big 4 advisory services experience preferred

Leadership, strong results orientation, creativity, excellent analytical & financial skills & outstanding communication skills

Willingness & ability to create change & develop processes through indirect reporting relationships

Ability to influence executive level management & lead, direct & develop staff

Must be a team player & have clear & concise written, verbal & presentation skills. Must be able to communicate to both financial & non-financial management.

Problem solving with the ability to act independently to meet deadlines.

Excellent communication skills

Ability to influence & lead cross-functional project teams.

Highly motivated. Possesses time management skills & is comfortable in situations where work is fast paced.

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