El Segundo, CA
At Beyond Meat, we started with simple questions. Why do you need an animal to create meat? Why can’t you build meat directly from plants? Thus, we make plant-based meats that allow families to eat more, not less, of the traditional dishes they love while feeling great about the health, sustainability, and animal welfare benefits of plant protein. Our goal is to bring exciting change to the plate—and Beyond.
At Beyond Meat, we are focused on raising the bar on talent. We are dedicated to shaping an inclusive
culture that drives excellence, innovation, and results by enabling talent acceleration and development,
engagement, and the employee experience.
Our Accounting/Finance team is seeking an accounting supervisor (Technical). This role will report into
the Senior Accounting Manager of our Accounting & Finance Team. The role is to help to supervise the
GL team in technical accounting entries and reports. The role will also be responsible for preparation and
review balance sheet accounts reconciliation and income statement flux analysis, inventory reports and
other ad hoc reports, lease accounting entries, and leading complex accounting projects.
Prepares and records asset, liability, revenue, and expenses, entries by compiling, researching, and analyzing financial transactions and records.
Maintains and balances accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions, and resolving discrepancies.
Responsible for inventory tasks to include inventory reconciliation, inventory received not billed (IRNB) analysis, and lower of cost or market analysis.
Provide support in complex accounting projects and initiatives with other members of the accounting and finance team or with management.
Summarizes financial status by collecting information, assisting in the preparation of the balance sheet, profit and loss, and other statements.
Assists with external audits by analyzing and scheduling general ledger accounts, preparing information for auditors.
Documenting and monitoring internal controls in support of auditing team.
Assist reconciling and preparing journal entries for lease accounting, IRNB, and other technical
entries as needed.
Prepare reports for technical accounting areas such as IRNB, Sales
Engaged in ad hoc projects as required
Be resourceful to team members and answer their technical and day-to-day accounting operations questions.
Motivate team members to perform to their potentials.
Perform evaluation with the assistance of Senior Accounting Manager.
Education, Technical Skills, and/or Previous Experience:
Accounting/Finance Degree required
Intermediate to advanced Excel skills, with experience in the heavy use of Pivot Tables, Sumifs,
Strong analytical and organizational skills
Excellent communication skills to all levels
Good leadership skills – provide guidance and mentorship to team members
Assist the team on special projects as required
Must be proactive and deadline oriented.
Must possess knowledge of GAAP
Inventory experience required
Familiar with ASC 842 Lease Accounting
Collaboration in a team-oriented environment is a crucial component for this role.
Familiarity working in a SOX environment
Comfortable in a fast-paced environment
Mix of public and private accounting preferred
CPG experience preferred
CPA / CPA Candidate preferred
Plus- Net Suite experience & Experience researching GAAP guidance preferred
Indoor office workspace
Able to work independently while willing to collaborate in a team-oriented environment
Has a roll-up your sleeve attitude
Beyond Meat is an equal employment opportunity employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, gender identify, sexual orientation, national origin, liability for military service, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. If you are interested in learning the status of your application, please note you will be contacted directly by the appropriate human resources contact person if you are selected for further consideration. Beyond Meat reserves the right to defer or close a vacancy at any time.
Please note that Beyond Meat has adopted a COVID-19 vaccination policy to safeguard the health and well-being of our employees. All U.S. employees who (a) physically enter a Beyond Meat facility in the United States, (b) represent Beyond Meat at work-related events, including but not limited to trade shows and product demonstrations, or (c) physically enter customer or potential customer sites in connection with their work for Beyond Meat must take all necessary steps to be Fully Vaccinated as a condition of employment, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved.