Staff Accountant

Gainesville Permanent USD60,000 - USD100,000
  • 95% Remote Only FL Candidates should apply
  • Quick hiring process - opportunity to make a move before the busy season starts

About Our Client

My client is a startup Manufacturing company looking for a Staff & Senior Accountant- Manufacturing & Biotech to report into the Accounting Manager - Financial Reporting. The company culture is great here and the position is fully remote (May be required 1 day a month in office). This is a newly created position in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. The company is in growth mode and looking for the right candidate to help in their accounting department!

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


The Staff/Senior Accountant will be responsible for the following:

  • Perform general monthly close activities such as preparing journal entries, reconciling Balance Sheet and P&L accounts and performing analytical reviews.
  • Keep detailed records of accounting entries.
  • Assist with system implementations.
  • Support the external reporting process, coordinating with the external reporting team to ensure that key inputs are provided timely.
  • Support improvement and building of appropriate systems and processes to facilitate timely and accurate closing of monthly financial statements.
  • Support process improvement activities including enhancing current financial processes, and leverage technology to increase effectiveness.
  • Handles issues and problems and refers only the most complex issues to higher-level team members.
  • Other tasks. Projects and Analytics as assigned.

The Successful Applicant

The succesful applicant will have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • 1-4+ years of accounting experience
  • Must possess a strong knowledge of accounting principles, including GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley and internal controls.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel.
  • Have a sound understanding of Revenue Recognition under ASC 606.
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365, ADP, and Workday is preferred, not required.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy and ability to manage time effectively.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities with deadlines, without sacrificing quality.
  • Must demonstrate initiative and be able to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to thrive in fast paced environment.
  • Flexibility in approach to performing job responsibilities.
  • Possess a mind-set to utilize technology to increase efficiencies.
  • Ability to work well independently and as a team member in a time sensitive environment.
  • Ability to develop workstream/project plan, communicate plan effectively to relevant parties and drive adherence to due dates.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

What's on Offer

The Staff/Senior Accountant - Manufacturing & Biotech will be rewarded with the following:

  • Base salary of $65,000-$100,000
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 4 Weeks PTO
  • 401(K) Plan with Employer Match of 6%
  • Equity
  • 10% Bonus
  • Fully Remote
  • Added perks

If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume for further consideration.

Erin McQuillan
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