Controller Jobs in Cambridge at Roivant Sciences

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

This highly dynamic team is seeking a Financial Controller who will play a key role in our newly established “Vant”. This is a unique opportunity to set up everything finance related from the ground up and lead the group moving forward.

Key Responsibilities:


Lead and develop Vant’s global accounting capabilities, including billing, accounts payable, payroll, consumer and enterprise billing and collections, and cash application functions

Manage monthly close process, ensuring timely and accurate completion of all tasks, with attention to reporting, and operating expense accruals

Review and approve monthly trial balance

Ensure the accuracy and integrity of accounting records and financial systems

Produce statutory accounts and manage the audit cycle, as required in accordance with local regulations

Ensure timely financial and management reporting to external stakeholders, including monthly and quarterly financial packages for parent company books

Financial Management & Controls

Active management of overhead and supporting the business in finding cost savings

Develop and maintain a best in practice internal control environment

Provide expertise on financial reporting, tax, and compliance matters

Establish and maintain formal accounting policies, practices, and procedures to ensure US and local GAAP compliance

Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings

Implement continuous improvement opportunities in all areas of responsibility


Support the execution and implementation of the company’s global tax strategy

Assist in providing tax advisory to mitigate tax risks and exposure

Team with the Director at the parent company to ensure all relevant tax deadlines and regulations are satisfied

Financial Direction

Monitor business performance and cash flow/projections

Support strategic planning through financial planning and analysis responsibilities

Own the market specific payroll process and aggregate reporting for the region

Maintain a stable relationship with outsourced vendors and monitor trends/variances

Manage the indirect procurement process

Direct all disbursement/treasury operation activity

Manage the travel and expense process and ensure policy compliance


Oversee end-to-end accounts payable and receivable processes across shared services and treasury, ensuring alignment across teams to improve process and drive efficiency

Review weekly and monthly cash forecasts for region prepared by regional treasury team

Monitor debt levels, bank account activity, and other treasury matters; ensure compliance

Relationship Management

Implement change in management culture by challenging & replacing established processes and procedures where necessary

Give direction and leadership towards achieving Vant’s strategy, annual goals, and objectives

Keep key stakeholders up t…

Job info:

Job Title: Controller

Company Name: Roivant Sciences

Location: Cambridge

Experince: 8 – 10 years

Job Category: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

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