Clinical research careers at August Research

We are always interested in hearing from motivated clinical research professionals who would like to join our team.

To inquire about careers with August Research, please send your CV and cover letter directly at

Open positions:
Financial Controller in Bulgaria
August Research is looking for a Financial Controller to join our team in Bulgaria, supporting business operations throughout Europe.

This is an office-based (Sofia) position that will be supporting CFO in the day to day tasks of accounting operations, internal and external financial reporting spanning over ten Western & Central European countries.


  • Lead monthly/quarterly/annual financial closing and reporting processes
  • Prepare and review Financial Statements
  • Perform Profit and Loss analysis
  • Perform transactions related to Balance Sheet and accounts reconciliations
  • Ensure accuracy and compliance of financial information in accordance with GAAP
  • Set and enforce GAAP accounting standards and practices within Finance team procedures and within the Company
  • Assist Finance team members with billing and accounting (when needed)
  • Support Finance team with banking operations (when needed)
  • Support with implementation of new accounting system (if needed)
  • Coordinate with external auditors when required

  • Job Requirements:

  • University Degree – preferably with Accounting Major/focus
  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting work experience – preferably in small international environment
  • ACCA / CMA / or other GAAP accounting certification is preferred
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments
  • Prior experience using recognized accounting software
  • Technically proficient using Microsoft Excel, Google applications, and operating in a cloud-based environment
  • Fluent in written and verbal English
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Travel within Europe (infrequent up to 20%/month)

  • Interested candidates should submit a CV and cover letter in English to Please be informed that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for this ongoing search.

    The information provided by you in the selection process will be treated as personal and processed only for the evaluation of your eligibility for this selection. By submitting the above you agree the same to be processed by August Research, which is an administrator of personal data according to the Protection of Personal Data Act. The data will be deleted within 3-months after the closure of the selection process.