SEC Financial Reporting Analyst

Bionano Genomics is seeking a positive, self-motivated and energetic accountant who will be responsible for technical accounting and SEC reporting.  This includes accounting for equity-related transactions, revenue recognition, preparing consolidations, and drafting our financial statement filings with the SEC.

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To apply for this position please email your cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare quarterly equity compensation work papers to support equity and EPS footnotes
  • Enter monthly, quarterly, and annual journal entries, as needed, into general ledger and prepare related reconciliations
  • Prepare and/or review quarterly work papers required for SEC financial filings
  • Coordinate and facilitate inquiries and requests of the company’s external auditors
  • Provide interpretation of new GAAP and SEC rules and regulations and their effect on the business
  • Perform accounting research and document the company’s position in regard to complex accounting matters
  • Prepare Consolidated Balance Sheet, Consolidated Income Statement, Statement of Cash Flows, Statement of Stockholders’ Equity and Form 10-K and 10-Q support binders
  • Assist with the preparation of other SEC filings (8-Ks and offering documents)
  • Drive process improvements and innovations within the department as within the Company
  • Organize supporting documentation for quarterly reviews and year-end financial statement audit
  • Manage our SOX Compliance efforts over financial reporting and stock compensation
  • Interact with financial management, general management, internal/external auditors and other personnel
  • Perform other tasks as requested, including ad-hoc analysis
  • Administer other platforms that relate to your accounting areas of responsibility

Skills and Education


  • 4-8 years relevant accounting experience
  • University degree in accounting or finance
  • Public accounting experience (Big 4 preferred)
  • Experience with auditing and/or supporting the preparation of SEC Reports
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced working knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Experience with ERP’s and accounting systems
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to perform technical research in areas with little or no prior experience


  • Experience in biotech industry preferred
  • Applies knowledge of business, accounting, and financial principles
  • Understanding of internal controls and proper supporting documentation
  • Track record of taking initiative to resolve issues
  • Ability to manage concurrent multiple projects and activities and adapt to change
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Physical Demands and Work Environment

Bionano Genomics does not accept resumes submitted by agencies.  The Human Resources team is the focal point for all recruitment and hiring at the company.  Agencies are asked not to contact or forward resumes to our Executive team, Management team, or any current Bionano employee for consideration.  Resumes are only accepted from agencies if a signed agreement is in place and therefore Bionano Genomics is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Bionano Genomics is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of any kind. Bionano is committed to the principles of equal opportunity employment for all employees and to providing a work environment free of discrimination and  harassment. All employment decisions at Bionano are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Bionano will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics and encourages applicants of all ages. Bionano participates in E-Verify.