Staff Accountant

WaterBit Inc - San Jose, CA

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $59,000 - $85,000 a year
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WaterBit, Inc. is the innovation leader in Agricultural Technology and Autonomous Irrigation Systems. We are looking for a detail oriented, self-motivated, experienced accountant to work with our growing team in San Jose, CA.

Responsibilities

  • Establish and manage accounting policies - everything from revenue recognition, asset capitalization and depreciation, inventory value and COGS
  • Establishing a rigorous monthly, quarterly and year-end close processes
  • Manage accounting activities including journal entries, reconciliation and financial reports
  • Work closely with the Chief Operations Officer (COO) to ensure proper accounting of Revenue, COGS, Inventory and Expenses.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial reports such as financial statements and budget performance for senior level management.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable standards (i.e. GAAP, FASB), rules, regulations, and systems of internal control
  • Aid in the implementation of new accounting policies, standards, and guidelines
  • Provide accurate, timely, and relevant recording, reporting, and analysis of financial information
  • Identify opportunities for accounting business process improvements and systems implementations.
  • Assist with and act as the primary point-of-contact for auditor requests
  • Handle sensitive information in a confidential manner

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • 3-5 years of accounting/finance experience
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing / technology is recommended
  • Demonstrate intermediate to advanced skills and knowledge of Excel, as well as other Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with accounting software
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to communicate effectively across the organization
  • Thorough knowledge of general ledger accounting and account reconciliation
  • Highly detail-oriented and self-motivated

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • accounting: 3 years (Preferred)