Executive Director, Corporate FP&A

BridgeBio San Francisco, CA/Hybrid Accounting & Finance

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About BridgeBio

BridgeBio is a biopharmaceutical company founded to discover, create, test, and deliver transformative medicines to treat patients who suffer from genetic diseases and cancers with clear genetic drivers. We bridge the gap between remarkable advancements in genetic science in academic institutions and the delivery of meaningful medicines to patients. Founded in 2015, the company has built a portfolio of 20+ drug development programs ranging from preclinical to late-stage development in multiple therapeutic areas including genetic dermatology, precision oncology, cardiology, endocrinology, neurology, pulmonology, and renal disease, with two approved drugs.

Our focus on scientific excellence and rapid execution aim to translate today’s discoveries into tomorrow’s medicines. We have U.S. offices in San Francisco, Palo Alto, and Raleigh, with small satellites in other parts of the country. We also have international offices in Montreal, Canada, and Zurich, Switzerland, and are expanding across Europe.

To learn more about our story and company culture, visit us at https://bridgebio.com

Who You Are

Reporting to the SVP Finance, the Executive Director, Corporate FP&A will play a pivotal role in shaping the company’s financial strategy, driving financial planning through insightful analysis, and supporting decision-making processes at the corporate level. This position offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the growth and success of BridgeBio.


Financial Planning and Forecasting:

  • Lead the development of the company’s annual operating plan and long-range strategic plan, working closely with executive leadership and department heads
  • Drive the quarterly forecasting process, providing accurate and timely updates to reflect changes in business conditions and market dynamics
  • Develop comprehensive financial models and scenarios to support strategic decision-making and resource allocation

Financial Analysis and Reporting

  • Conduct in-depth financial analysis to evaluate business performance, identify trends, and assess key drivers of revenue and expenses
  • Prepare regular financial reports and presentations for executive management and the board of directors, highlighting key insights and recommendations
  • Collaborate with Investor Relations to provide financial insights and support external communications with investors and analysts

M&A Due Diligence and Integration:

  • Lead financial due diligence efforts for potential mergers, acquisitions, and strategic partnerships, assessing financial risks and opportunities
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to develop integration plans and execute post-acquisition integration activities, ensuring alignment with strategic objectives

Capital Allocation and Investment Analysis:

  • Evaluate investment opportunities and capital allocation decisions, conducting rigorous financial analysis and ROI assessments
  • Assess the financial impact of new product launches, research initiatives, and business development opportunities, providing recommendations to optimize returns

Strategic Planning and Decision Support:

  • Partner with senior leadership to develop and refine corporate strategies, providing financial insights and scenario analysis to inform strategic priorities
  • Serve as a trusted advisor to executive management, offering strategic guidance and financial expertise to support key business initiatives and investments

Team Leadership and Development

  • Build and mentor a high-performing Corporate FP&A team, fostering a culture of excellence, collaboration, and continuous learning
    • Provide leadership and guidance to team members, empowering them to drive impactful results and achieve their professional development goals

No matter your role at BridgeBio, successful team members are:

  • Patient Champions, who put patients first and uphold strict ethical standards
  • Entrepreneurial Operators, who drive toward practical solutions and have an ownership mindset
  • Truth Seekers, who are detailed, rational, and humble problem solvers
  • Individuals Who Inspire Excellence in themselves and those around them
  • High-quality executors, who execute against goals and milestones with quality, precision, and speed

Education, Experience & Skills Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or related field; MBA or CPA preferred
  • 12+ years of progressive experience in financial planning and analysis, focusing on corporate finance and strategic planning
  • Extensive experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry, with a deep understanding of industry dynamics and financial drivers
  • Strong financial modeling skills and proficiency in forecasting techniques, scenario analysis, and valuation methodologies
  • Demonstrated leadership experience with a track record of effectively leading and developing high-performing teams
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to distill complex financial concepts into clear and actionable insights
  • Strategic mindset with a results-oriented approach, coupled with the ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • This position is based at our corporate headquarters in San Francisco, with occasional travel as needed

What We Offer

  • Patient Days, where we are fortunate to hear directly from individuals living with the conditions we are seeking to impact throughout the year and learn how we can improve our efforts
  • A culture inspired by our values: put patients first, think independently, be radically transparent, every minute counts, and let the science speak
  • An unyielding commitment to always putting patients first. Learn more about how we do this here
  • A de-centralized model that enables our program teams to focus on advancing science and helping patients. Our affiliate structure is designed to eliminate bureaucracy and put decision-making power in the hands of those closest to the science
  • A place where you own the vision – both for your program and your own career path
  • A collaborative, fast-paced, data-driven environment where we inspire ourselves and each other to always perform at the top of our game
  • Access to learning and development resources to help you get in the best professional shape of your life
  • Robust and market-competitive compensation & benefits package (Base, Performance Bonus, Equity, health, welfare & retirement programs)
  • Flexible PTO
  • Rapid career advancement for strong performers
  • Potential ability to work on multiple BridgeBio Pharma programs across multiple therapeutic areas over time 
  • Partnerships with leading institutions
  • Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
At BridgeBio, we strive to provide a market-competitive total rewards package, including base pay, an annual performance bonus, company equity, and generous health benefits. Below is the anticipated salary range for candidates for this role who will work in California. The final salary offered to a successful candidate will depend on several factors that may include but are not limited to the type and length of experience within the job, type, and length of experience within the industry, educational background, location of residence and performance during the interview process. BridgeBio is a multi-state employer, and this salary range may not reflect positions based in other states.
$260,000$315,000 USD


Executive Director, Corporate FP&A

BridgeBio San Francisco, CA/Hybrid Accounting & Finance

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