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Company: Prime Roots
Location: Berkeley
Posted on: September 14, 2023

Job Description:

About Us

Prime Roots is a pioneering force in the food industry, introducing an exciting range of plant-based deli meats that are revolutionizing the way people experience protein alternatives. With a deep-rooted commitment to sustainable practices and exceptional taste, Prime Roots presents a selection of plant-based deli meats that cater to both discerning palates and environmental consciousness.


Prime Roots was founded on a love for both the traditions around eating meat and the vision of a better option for our planet. Prime Roots is seeking an experienced accountant to plan and direct the accounting operations in our Berkeley facility. The accountant will assist with accurate and timely financial management of the organization.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Performs cost accounting and other related duties for the organization.
  • Prepares monthly balance sheets, income statements, and profit and loss statements.
  • Maintains the general ledger.
  • Conducts inventory reconciliation.
  • Codes invoices, sets up new accounts, reconciles accounts, and closes the monthly books.
  • Reconciles bank accounts at least monthly, verifies deposits, and addresses inquiries from banks.
  • Reconciles cash disbursement accounts, payroll, customer accounts, and other financial accounts; manages accounts receivable collections.
  • Verifies and/or completes payment of invoices associated with accounts payable and ensures payments are charged to the appropriate accounts.
  • Provides outside auditors with assistance; gathers necessary account information and documents to perform annual audit.
  • Files tax forms with federal, state, and local government agencies.
  • Coordinates with software vendor to maintain accounting software systems; recommends updates to enhance the accounting software.
  • Manages the purchasing and invoicing system.
  • Maintains knowledge of accounting best practices and procedures.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned. Requirements
    • Bachelor's degree in accounting and CPA (inactive OK)
    • Minimum 4 years' experience in accounting/finance
    • Must have experience with manufacturing and cost accounting
    • Prior role in the food and beverage industry
    • Experience with the Big 4
    • Have worked in a start-up environment Supplemental Qualifications
      • Prior role in the food and beverage industry
      • Experience with the Big 4
      • Have worked in a start-up environment Benefits
        • Opportunity to work in a fast-growing, innovative food startup
        • Competitive compensation and equity
        • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
        • FSA, HSA, and Commuter Benefits Accounts
        • 401k
        • Weekly company-sponsored lunches
        • Loads of better-for-the-planet foods to try

Keywords: Prime Roots, Berkeley , Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Berkeley, California

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