AT THE FOREFRONT OF SCIENCE AND MEDICINE.

ContraFect Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
  • All positions are full-time.
  • Salaries are commensurate with experience.
  • To Apply: Send cover letter describing your qualifications for the desired career opportunity and your resume/curriculum vitae to jobs@contrafect.com
  • No phone calls, please.
ContraFect Corporation, a vibrant and growing biotech company in Westchester County, NY, just outside of New York City, is building its scientific team to develop anti-infective therapies based on fully human monoclonal antibodies produced through phage display technology and anti-bacterial lysins.

ContraFect is seeking self-motivated, curious, collaborative individuals who want to grow with us in an environment that is both challenging and energetic. We are looking for individuals who want to contribute their talents, intellect, and personality to a team of committed and dedicated employees.


Career Opportunity
Financial Reporting Accountant
Employment Status: Full-Time

ContraFect Corporation, a young and growing biotech company located in Westchester County, NY is seeking self-motivated and collaborative individuals to join our team. We are dedicated to the development of biological drugs for the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases.

An opportunity is available to grow with us in an environment that is both challenging and energetic. We are looking for qualified individuals who want to contribute his or her talents to the team, not just turn up each day to do a job. And, most importantly, we are looking for positive individuals who will add the strength of their personality to our committed and dedicated employee base.

Work Description: As a key member of the Finance team, you will prepare and review financial disclosures required by the Securities and Exchange Commission, develop processes and procedures in preparation for Sarbanes-Oxley requirements and ensure compliance with relevant FASB standards, and SEC, PCAOB and other regulatory requirements. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare and coordinate the review of SEC filings, including 10-Q, 10-K and 8-K for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and relevant SEC regulations.
  • Coordinate with external auditors for all SEC filings, interim and year end auditing procedures.
  • Provide technical research and interpret accounting and financial disclosure regulations to determine appropriate financial accounting and related disclosures.
  • Prepare and review internal financial statements for monthly management distribution.
  • Develop plan for SOX compliance.
  • Assist with other accounting and financial-related tasks, as necessary

Job Requirements:

  • Strong team player with the ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • A Bachelors or Master's Degree in Accounting; CPA preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of public accounting experience
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

To Apply: Send letter, resume or curriculum vitae to jobs@contrafect.com

No phone calls, please.

ContraFect Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and welcome applicants with various experiences and backgrounds.