Accounting Manager

Career Opportunity – Accounting Manager


Renaissance BioScience Corp. is a leading global biological engineering company.  We believe biology can transform our world by creating the things we need in healthier, more productive, and sustainable ways. Using our proprietary biological engineering platform, we create transformative solutions to real-world problems in global industries like food and beverage, agriculture, chemicals, and healthcare.


Looking for scientists, entrepreneurs, and imagineers.

We spend our working hours custom crafting microorganisms that help humanity.

Interested in joining us? Let's talk.


Our Employee Values:


  1. Communication = Open, honest, and effective communication is the cornerstone of how we work.
  2. Teamwork = We are accountable individually and as part of a team. Every person—across all departments and levels—are valuable members of our team. 
  3. Entrepreneurship = Our company is founded on an entrepreneurial mindset driving technological innovation in biology. Asking "what's possible", and questioning "what's not."


To help build our leading research and development team, we aim to hire smart people who are self-starters and results-driven. If you are a team player looking for an opportunity to grow your career in a fast-paced, rapidly growing life sciences company, please consider applying for the opportunity below today.


Position Summary

Renaissance is looking for an experienced, innovative, results-oriented Accounting Manager to manage the accounting and financial reporting for the company and its subsidiaries. This role will be based out of our offices located on the University of British Columbia’s main campus, in beautiful Vancouver, BC. 


Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, and as a member of the finance team, the Accounting Manager will be responsible for the administration and management of all company accounting, including establishing, maintaining, and monitoring accounting principles, procedures, and controls. Responsibilities also include the preparation of consolidated financial statements, reporting results and working with external auditors, and ensuring that all company deadlines are adhered to. You will be required to perform various types of financial analysis and account reconciliations and will supervise and review the work performed by a small team. You play an integral role in long-range financial and operational planning by providing various analyses, budgeting, forecasting, and financial reports to the Executive Leadership Team.


This role also provides an opportunity to assist with the administrative and IT functions of our company to ensure all office systems and processes are appropriate and functioning.


Our ideal candidate is an independent thinker and problem solver that thrives on teamwork in an innovative and highly collaborative environment.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Day To Day Accounting Activities

Financial Reporting and Filing

Administration and IT Functions

Education & Experience Required:


Position Details

This is a full-time, permanent role.  General workdays are 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday to Friday; occasional evening and/or weekend work required to meet deadlines


How to Apply

Please email your resume and a brief cover letter indicating why you feel you are a fit for this role to Please indicate Accounting Manager in the subject line. We would like to thank all applicants who apply.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, thank you.


About Renaissance BioScience Corp.


Renaissance BioScience Corp. is a privately held, global, industry leading biological engineering company based in Vancouver, Canada. Renaissance develops functional, market-ready microorganisms for the global food and beverage, agriculture, chemicals, and healthcare industries. Detailed information about the Renaissance group of companies can be accessed at