Staff Accountant

Claritas is seeking a focused and detail-oriented Staff Accountant to assist the Controller with all areas relating to accounting functions and financial reporting. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to multitask in a fast-paced, high energy, rapidly growing start-up organization. This position maintains and controls the General Ledger accounts and business transactions of the daily, monthly, and year-end operations, applying the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). This is a new position that will interact with all levels of Finance management.  This is a hands-on position and the ability to multitask and work with others is essential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • G/L Account reconciliations
  • Accounts receivable/ Accounts payable management
  • Payroll processing
  • Assist with monthly close
  • Financial Reporting
  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Special projects as needed

Experience and Educational Background:

  • BA/ BS with a major in accounting
  • Minimum of 1-3 years prior experience in accounting. Experience with a start-up is a plus.
  • Demonstrated experienced in project/ process management
  • Solid understanding of accounting concepts required
  • Proven attention to detail and an ability to provide professional customer service to internal and external customers
  • Ability to interact with co-workers and various levels of management
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Experience working in a high-volume, fast-paced environment

Please send résumé to jobs@claritasgenomics.com.