Company Overview

Versanis Bio, an Aditum Bio portfolio company, is a privately held, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company bringing transformational treatments to people living with cardiometabolic disease. Bimagrumab is the lead Versanis Bio program and currently in late phase 2 clinical development, with a goal of helping overweight and obese adults achieve and maintain a healthy body composition.

Versanis Bio fosters an innovative and collaborative environment focused on employee personal growth and accountability. We are seeking self-motivated employee with a passion for improving lives of patients and their families.

Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated Manager of FP&A to join our Team.  The Manager of FP&A will collaborate with R&D functions to develop financial plans and to prepare analysis that will assist management in making business decisions about the company’s future. We are seeking a strong, self-starting, organized, and energetic individual with a high level of integrity.  The company is looking for that ‘go-to’ person who enjoys learning and accomplishing tasks in a fast-paced, team environment. Strong work ethic, solid communication skills, and attention to detail are a must.

Key responsibilities include preparing annual budgets and forecasts.  The successful candidate will take a lead role in preparing financial analysis to help the business in economic decisions. This position reports to the Senior Director Finance/Controller.

Primary responsibilities 

  • Engage with R&D leaders to develop annual budget and 3-year plan, as well as to maintain real-time forecast estimates including Clinical trials and CMC manufacturing
  • Support department and program team’s strategic decisions through accurate and timely reporting of information
  • Review spending proposals to determine budget status
  • Analyze financial performance against budgets and provide detailed commentary on underlying variance drivers in support of monthly and quarterly accounting close process
  • Identify improvements to finance processes, and drive change through consensus building and action
  • Take ownership of tasks, projects and analysis with minimum supervision

Skills & Competencies

  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills, including an ability to combine attention to detail with a big picture perspective
  • Strong attention to detail with ability to act proactively
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with a strong ability to communicate well across all levels of the organization and externally 
  • Good time management capabilities and the ability to prioritize 
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, innovative, and, at times, uncertain or changing environment while remaining flexible, proactive, and resourceful
  • Adept at prioritizing and managing multiple tasks simultaneously, integrating cross-functional issues, and balancing competing priorities effectively
  • A collaborative and team-oriented mindset with desire to positively impact a new company’s evolving culture
  • Creative problem-solving skills including the ability to identify, recommend and implement solutions
  • Passionate, adaptable, and keen on working in the fast-paced biotech startup space to drive cutting-edge science


  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance
  • 4+ years of experience in a relevant finance or accounting position preferred
  • Prior biotechnology or pharmaceutical experience preferred
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office, including Excel formulas and pivot tables, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Must be detail-oriented with strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work cross functionally and to gain consensus for any proposals
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions
  • Experience working with Prendio, Quickbooks, Netsuite and budgeting software

To apply, please send a current resume/CV and cover note to