Director of Finance and Controller

Join us in the most challenging and rewarding science of our lives.

Position

We are seeking a Director of Finance and Controller to join the Finance team.

Responsibilities

Accounting and Financial Reporting

  • Responsible for all aspects of financial reporting, month end close and accounting
  • Lead the accounting team and scale fr growth post-IPO
  • Lead equity accounting and stock option reporting
  • Manage external auditor and audit process
  • Prepare Nurix for an IPO
  • Responsible for procure to pay and payroll processes oversight

Financial Planning and Analysis

  • Lead quarterly/annual budgeting and planning process, as well as long-range financial planning, budget vs. actual variance analysis
  • Develop and present annual budget and financial forecasts to management
  • Partner with key stakeholders to enhance efficiency and productivity of department based financial reporting and budget vs. actual variances
  • Work on special projects and provide ad-hoc financial reporting and analysis to support strategic initiatives
  • Improve on tools utilized by management to run business; recommend and implement corrective actions

Qualifications

  • 8-12 years of progressive finance leadership experience including transition from a private to a public company
  • Experience with integrated systems including financial reporting, general ledger, purchasing, payables management and fixed assets
  • Experience with assessing, designing and implementing internal controls over financial reporting
  • Ability to engage peers from across the organization and direct/indirect reports
  • Ability to work in a dynamic work environment
  • Strong team orientation and highly collaborative
  • CPA preferred


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Research Associate, Preclinical Pharmacology

Join us in the most challenging and rewarding science of our lives.

Position

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Research Associate to support Nurix’s mission of targeting E3 ubiquitin ligases in the areas of oncology and immunology. The ideal candidate will have expertise in small molecule PK, PD, and efficacy studies in oncology or immuno-oncology.

You will work closely with our drug discovery project scientists on early and late-stage lead optimization of novel compounds to support PK profiling, dose and schedule optimization, execution of PD biomarker assays, in vivo efficacy, and characterization immune cell phenotypes by flow cytometry.

You must be self-driven, organized, able to work well with project scientists, and able to thrive in an exciting environment in a rapidly-growing company.

Qualifications

  • B.S. in biology, immunology or related field with 3+ years of industry experience
  • Expertise dosing small molecules and collecting samples for rodent PK studies required
  • Excellent hands-on in vivo skills: IV, PO dosing, tumor implantation, blood/tissue collection, etc.
  • Experience with xenograft or syngeneic tumor models
  • Proficiency with cell culture preferred
  • Experience with PD biomarker assessment a plus (e.g. Luminex, Western, flow, etc.)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work productively in a highly dynamic environment

Fit with Nurix Culture and Values

  • Strong team orientation, highly collaborative; solutions and results-oriented focus
  • Hands-on approach; resourceful and open to diverse points of view
  • Self-driven and enthusiastic with the ability to thrive in a dynamic “start-up” environment


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Senior Research Associate, Preclinical Pharmacology

Join us in the most challenging and rewarding science of our lives.

Position

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Research Associate to support Nurix’s mission of targeting E3 ubiquitin ligases in the areas of oncology and immunology. The ideal candidate will have expertise in small molecule PK, PD, and efficacy studies in oncology or immuno‐oncology.

You will work closely with our drug discovery project scientists on early and late‐stage lead optimization of novel compounds to support PK profiling, dose and schedule optimization, execution of PD biomarker assays, in vivo efficacy, and characterization immune cell phenotypes by flow cytometry. You must be self‐driven, organized, able to work well with project scientists, and able to thrive in an exciting environment in a rapidly‐growing company.

Qualifications

  • B.S. in biology, immunology or related field with 8+ years of industry experience
  • Expertise dosing small molecules and collecting samples for rodent PK studies required
  • Excellent hands‐on in vivo skills: IV, PO dosing, tumor implantation, blood/tissue collection, etc.
  • Skilled at PD biomarker assessment by multiple techniques (e.g. Luminex, Western, flow, etc.)
  • Experience with xenograft or syngeneic tumor models
  • Proficiency with cell culture preferred
  • Experience or expertise in flow cytometry desired
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work productively in a highly dynamic environment

Fit with Nurix Culture and Values

  • Strong team orientation, highly collaborative; solutions and results-oriented focus
  • Hands-on approach; resourceful and open to diverse points of view
  • Self-driven and enthusiastic with the ability to thrive in a dynamic “start-up” environment


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Nurix is a science-focused company that is committed to bringing novel, first-in-class therapies to patients. Nurix is a leader in discovering a new class of drugs that work by modulating E3 ubiquitin ligases within the ubiquitin proteasome system (UPS). The UPS is a regulatory network that controls protein stabilization and degradation – a function vital to the healthy life of a cell – offering therapeutic opportunities in multiple disease areas.

Nurix’s scientific team has established an innovative drug discovery platform to identify selective inhibitors or activators of the UPS, enabling the development of novel therapeutics that can restore normal cellular homeostasis. 

Nurix was founded by internationally recognized experts in the UPS field and received its initial funding from leading life science investors, Third Rock Ventures and The Column Group.  In 2015, Nurix entered into a multi-year strategic collaboration with Celgene to discover and develop next-generation therapies targeting protein homeostasis in oncology, immunology and inflammation, including the rapidly evolving field of immuno-oncology. 

Nurix is based in San Francisco’s biotechnology hub, Mission Bay – where academia and industry come together for cutting-edge life-saving research.

We are an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive salary and benefits package. All applicants should be legally entitled to work in the US.

Note to Employment Agencies: Please do not forward any agency resumes. The company will not be responsible for any fees related to resumes that are unsolicited.