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Agbotic Is Hiring!


Accountant


Agbotic is a vibrant and growing company that offers a fulfilling work environment

and a tremendous opportunity for professional advancement.

The Agbotic SmartFarm in Sackets Harbor, NY is a modern, environmentally

friendly operation that grows premium-quality organic plants in data-driven

robotic greenhouses for rapidly evolving markets. We are a technologically

modern farm; a world-leading product company that goes to market with our own

GoodHealthy brand; and an outstanding customer service organization. We run

our operations to clean the air, water, and soil where we farm and to promote the

well-being of the communities where we live and work.


About the Role

The Accountant assists management, including the three co-founders, with

important financial and business decisions. The Accountant works with the CFO,

Accounting Clerk and Director of HR and outside resources including bill pay

service, financial auditors, and tax preparers. The Accountant provides the

organization with accurate quantitative information and projections on the

financial position, profitability, liquidity, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liabilities, and

other related financial activities of the company.

As the Accountant, you will manage all financial transactions and budgets. To be

successful in this role, you should have previous experience with bookkeeping and

budgeting, a flair for spotting numerical trends and anomalies, and strong

communication and interpersonal skills.


Responsibilities

 Manage all accounting transactions

 Prepare budget forecasts

 Cost accounting and modeling; cost reduction

 Oversee AP and AR

 Oversee monthly, quarterly, and annual closings

 Manage cash and liquidity

 Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements

 Generate financial reports on the company’s financial health and liquidity

 Review financial transactions and documents; manage income and expense accounts;

prepare analysis of expenditures

 Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary

 Comply with relevant financial policies and regulations


Requirements and skills

 BSc in Accounting, Finance, or other relevant degree, or equivalent experience

 Additional certification (CPA or CMA) is a plus

 3 years of relevant work experience

 Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures, including the U.S.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

 Hands-on experience with accounting software, including QuickBooks

 Advanced MS Excel skills

 Relevant industry experience such as fresh food production and CPG is a plus

Compensation and Other Considerations

 Compensation commensurate with experience

 Consideration will be given to remote and/or part-time work for the right candidate