Manager, Accounting

South San Francisco, CA

At Plenty, we’re on a mission to give people in local communities everywhere access to the freshest, most amazing tasting produce possible. And to do so in a way that’s better for the planet.

About Plenty

At Plenty, we’re on a mission to give people in local communities everywhere access to the freshest, most amazing tasting produce possible. And to do so in a way that’s better for the planet.

The people and teams who make up Plenty are at the core of how we do that. We are an ag-tech company looking for an Accounting Manager to lead our AP/AR and Payroll team who will help us on the path to change the way we eat and the impact we have on our planet.

Type of Role

Full-Time

About Role

In this role you will orchestrate the general accounting, reporting, and tax activities alongside your team. 

What You'll Do

  • Manage and oversee the daily operations of the general accounting department including: Accounts payable/receivable, Payroll, and General ledger
  • Oversee the monthly financial close process, including reviewing journal entries and account reconciliations improve systems and procedures and initiate corrective actions
  • Prepare, review, and analyze financial statements to ensure accuracy and completeness
  • Manage sales & use tax, property tax, and payroll tax
  • Key contributor to annual audit, income tax prep, and internal & external reporting
  • Special projects as assigned

What We're Looking For

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience and 2+ years of management experience
  • Experience with Netsuite and Coupa preferred
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivator who is results oriented without losing sight of the big picture
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and deliver under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in a public company preferred
  • Experience in a VC-backed startup environment preferred

About Plenty

Plenty is here to change the way people eat, making extraordinary flavor and nutrition more available in a way that's better for people and the planet. We build farms that can put craveable flavor first while delivering exceptional yields. And our produce is always pesticide-free and grown using less than 1% of the land and 5% of the water of outdoor farming.