Help Build the Future of Geophysics

We are a diverse and dynamic group of scientists, engineers, geophysicists and technologists working to design real-life solutions to earth and subsurface physics problems. All of our departments, including engineering, sales, accounting, marketing, support, and manufacturing work as a team, with an average employee tenure of 12 years. Geometrics is a great place to work and if what we do interests you, we would like to talk to you about joining our team.

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Geometrics is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

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Operations
Accounting Manager
Description

Geometrics, Inc., a world-leading developer and manufacturer of instruments and tools for measuring and analyzing geophysical structures and other complex systems, is currently seeking an Accounting Manager with a strong accounting background and experience in a manufacturing environment. The position reports to the Director of Finance and will lead the accounting functions by using their skills to automated process, recommend improvements, facilitate month-end processes, ensure audit readiness, establish J-SOX controls, and provide analysis to Operations.

This individual is responsible for overseeing the accounting operations and applying accounting principles and procedures to prepare accurate financial reports and ensure appropriate accounting control procedures.

This individual should have a strong accounting background within a manufacturing environment, familiarity with ERP systems, and be proficient with Excel and Access. Overall understanding of financial management of inventory which involves the ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracking costs back to underlying activities.

The ideal candidate must be hands on and willing to be intricately involved in the daily details of running an accounting group, develop new workflow for financial auditors, and become familiar with our company and products.
The Accounting Manager will be involved with:

  • Month-end close
  • Established inventory accounting standard operating procedures to ensure compliance with GAAP
  • Create and review the controls needed or cost accounting data accumulation and reporting systems
  • Review standard costs and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Validate the cost of goods as part of the month-end close
  • Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts
  • Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing on spending variances
  • Assist with internal controls management
  • Developing/improving processes/procedures
  • Ensuring regulatory compliance and audit readiness
  • Oversee costs management to ensure alignment with Company’s goals Assist with the preparation of monthly and annual financial statements
  • Point of contact for internal and external audits banking issues, projects, and activities
  • Experience working with government contracts a plus
  • Flexible with other tasks as needed.
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting or Finance
  • Strong GAAP knowledge, CMA is preferred, but not required
  • Over seven years finance experience with budgeting, cost accounting, manufacturing
  • Excellent ERP skills as well as advanced Excel - pivot tables, lookups, graphing, and heavy overall data analysis
  • Documentation skills, research and resolution skills, data analysis, and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a customer service focus
  • Must have a strong work ethic, organized, professional attitude, reliable, and self-starter Attentive to accuracy and detail
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external agencies to maximize performance and results Able to discuss and articulate accounting practices, especially regarding unique situations
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise extreme discretion
Qualifications
  • In consideration of the physical demands, we have included the minimum physical requirements.
  • Ability to work more than a 40-hour week if necessary.
  • Ability to review and input information/data on a computer (up to 8 hours a day with breaks).
  • Must have manual dexterity to operate computer keyboard and standard office equipment.
  • Ability to sit, walk, and stand in an office, conference room, and other work environments.
  • Able to see and hear to participate in “in-person” and “virtual” meeting, with shared computer screens and other remote technology
  • Able to work from our Corporate Office in San Jose, CA on a regular basis (with a flexible hybrid work schedule)
  • This position may be modified from time to time to meet Geometrics business needs.

This position may be modified from time to time to meet Geometrics business needs.

We offer a dynamic, challenging environment and a comprehensive benefits package. Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Please put “accountant2022” and your name in the subject line.

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