Senior Accounting Manager

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About Imperfect:Founded in 2015, Imperfect Foods, a Certified B CorporationTM (B CorpTM), is the leading online grocer at the forefront of eliminating food waste and building a better food system. We work directly with farmers and producers to rescue, redistribute, and develop goods across multiple grocery categories, and to date have rescued more than 150 million pounds of food from lesser outcomes. Our customers enjoy a customizable service that is more affordable and more environmentally friendly than the average trip to the grocery store.

Mission: At Imperfect Foods, we're on a mission to eliminate food waste and build a better food system for everyone.

Net Zero Carbon Commitment: Imperfect Foods pledged to become a net-zero carbon operation by 2030. To do that, we’re working to optimize every part of our business operations and supply chain to mitigate waste, and are switching to 100% renewable energy in our fulfillment centers and vehicle fleet by 2027.

Please consider completing the optional Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) survey below. Doing so will help keep us accountable for the DEI commitments we have made as a company. By choosing to disclose elements of your identity, you are informing us about our candidate pool and the ways we can continue to improve making Imperfect Foods an inclusive company for everyone. Responses will in no way affect your candidacy for the position you apply for.  Information collected will be kept secure and confidential and will be used solely to evaluate our DEI efforts. We thank you in advance for helping us to become a better company for people of all backgrounds.

About the Role:

Imperfect is looking for a Senior Accounting Manager responsible for managing the monthly general ledger accounting and reporting close process to ensure timeliness, completeness, and accuracy in accordance with GAAP in a high-growth environment.You'll work cross-functionally and collaborate with key Finance business partners (FP&A, IT, Ops, Marketing, etc.) to develop and-or refine processes to streamline the close process while ensuring adherence to accounting policies and controls.Responsibilities:Manage monthly close process including preparing and reviewing journal entries and account reconciliations including accruals, prepaids, fixed assets, corporate credit cards, cash, revenue, inventory, payroll accounting and the procure-to-pay process.Manage and review work of other accountants with responsibilities in the GL and Accounts Payable functions.Collaborate on workflow design with key Finance partners on development of processes, policies, systems, controls, and compliance, fixed assets, revenue, inventory, close, etc.Develop process improvements and drive efficiencies in processes/systems in order to create a more streamlined monthly close as the Company continues to scale and grow.Partner with the Controller on the implementation of new accounting standards or accounting for non-standard transactions.Lead, grow, and develop existing team to support Accounting specific requirements as well as the overall growth of the company.Liaise with external auditors to manage various audit requirements.Work with external tax service providers and outside counsel on indirect and direct tax compliance and other legal/compliance matters.

B.S. Degree in Finance / AccountingA CPA license and Public accounting experience is highly preferred Minimum of 5 years of accounting experienceStrong knowledge of US GAAP Experience with NetSuite and/or other mid/top tier accounting systems and toolsAdvanced excel skillsDemonstrated ability to lead, develop and grow the existing team as well as develop/maintain strong cross-functional relationshipsAbility to multi-task and take on a large volume of work in a high growth environmentExcellent interpersonal skills and communicationYou’re passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste and create a better food system for all

Details of the Role:This is a full-time exempt position- the candidate can be located anywhere in the contiguous United StatesBenefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, and a weekly credit towards your own Imperfect Foods grocery boxImperfect's commitment to DEIImperfect Foods is steadfast in its commitment to being an actively anti-racist company.We understand that it is necessary to take ownership and accountability for building an equitable workplace where all members of our organization can truly belong. It is our responsibility to ensure that every department at every level of our business reflects the diversity of the world we live in. We aim to achieve this through our hiring practices and by championing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) programming that fosters a supportive work environment where everyone can thrive and have connections across teams.

DEI programming is available for all employees and we highly encourage staff participation. It is only with everyone’s unique perspectives, experiences, and beliefs that we can help shape a culture of belonging and create an environment where all Imperfectionists are celebrated.

U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Visa Sponsorship: We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States, however, we are not able to sponsor visas at this time.

COVID update for on-site employees: All Imperfect Foods employees must be fully vaccinated to be on-site or at company functions. For roles that require an employee to be on-site to fulfill their job functions: job offers are contingent on providing proof of vaccination (e.g., a copy of a vaccine card or other similar official document confirming vaccination status). Apply for this job

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