Senior Accountant

Loxo Oncology - Stamford, CT


Reports To:

Accounting Manager

Position Summary

Patients are at the heart of everything we do at Loxo Oncology, and we continue to be motivated by that goal. We pursue this goal with a tenacity, focus and commitment to excellence that defines who we are and how we work.

Based in Stamford, CT, the Senior Account will report to the Accounting Manager and will work directly with a wide range of individuals including senior management, finance team, vendors and other stakeholders. This individual must possess great attention to detail, meticulous organization skills, and a strong desire and ability to work within a dynamic, fast-paced environment with the expectations of the role consistently expanding.

Roles and Responsibilities of the Position*

The Senior Accountant will provide support across multiple areas in the department including: responsibility for improving accuracy and efficiency within our current policies and procedures, accounting for Clinical Trials, account analysis, contract reviews, improved continuation of SOX documentation and maintaining systems and procedures. Additionally, the Senior Accountant will support as needed: bank reconciliation, prepaid expenses, fixed assets, other account reconciliations, accrued expenses, contract administration and financial close responsibilities.

Required Qualifications and Background

  • 4 - 8 Years of experience including recent Clinical Trial and R&D accounting experience Reporting experience
  • Strong analytical and accounting skills with thorough understanding of U.S. GAAP accounting principles and internal control
  • Ability to proactively identify and propose solutions to solve problems
  • Ability to work both independently and part of a team to perform multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Experience working in a SOX controlled environment
  • Strong Excel Skills
  • Cloud based ERP experience a plus

Physical Demands / Travel

The physical demands of this position are consistent with light office duties.

Work Environment

This position’s work environment is based in a typical office setting.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Accounting: 4 years (Required)