Staff Accountant

Daily Harvest

Daily Harvest

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Accounting & Finance
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, August 11, 2023

Location: NYC

About Daily Harvest

At Daily Harvest we take care of food, so food can take care of you. We're committed to helping you nourish your body while taking care of the planet. How? By making it easy to eat more real, unrefined and sustainably sourced fruits and vegetables every day. Our team is collaborative, driven, and future-thinking. We're constantly learning, experimenting, and iterating, and celebrate failure just as much as success. We take risks, try new things, and we get things done. We love adaptogens and cruciferous vegetables but never say no to cake. Everything we do, we do in the service of our community.

Position Overview

Daily Harvest is looking for a Staff Accountant to join our Accounting team. Daily Harvest’s Accounting team crafts timely and accurate financial reporting to drive internal decision-making and provide key external stakeholders with information on business performance. We are looking for a driven and detail-oriented Staff Accountant to play an integral role on our Accounting team.

In this role, you will be critical in contributing to the timely completion of accounting functions including our monthly close, account reconciliations, and financial reporting requirements. We are looking for someone who possesses strong organizational skills with a passion for details. This role is best for someone who wants to feel connected to the core of the business, Inventory & amp; COGS. If you are self-motivated, results-oriented, and have an upbeat attitude, we would love to chat with you! As we are a startup, this position requires someone who is highly adaptable and comfortable with plenty of change.

What you’ll do:

  • Work to ensure a smooth, accurate flow of inventory and related transactions
  • Ensure proper valuation of inventory and cost of goods sold
  • Analyze inventory and COGS to prepare various month/year-end reporting
  • Prepare various balance sheet reconciliations, maintaining all relevant support in audit-ready
  • Prepare monthly Journal Entries related to COGS / Inventory
  • Assist in external audits including preparing schedules and responding to audit inquiries
  • Implement process improvements and find efficiencies wherever possible
  • Answer accounting and financial inquiries by researching and interpreting data
  • Additional ad-hoc finance and accounting projects, as necessary

Who you are:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting is required
  • High Proficiency in MS Excel is required
  • Demonstrate a firm understanding of accounting principles and GAAP
  • 1-3 years experience in E-commerce/retail industry is preferred
  • Public Accounting experience is a plus
  • CPA is a plus
  • Excellent cross-team collaboration
  • Ability to manage documentation and input data accurately, with great attention to detail
  • Excellent and effective oral and written communication skills
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
  • Able to operate with a sense of urgency and the ability to meet deadlines is critical
  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently and with a team

The anticipated annual base salary range for this role is $58,500 - $74,625. Actual compensation will be commensurate with experience, qualifications, knowledge, and skills.


  • Unlimited PTO Plan + flexible working hours
  • Equity participation + 401K
  • Competitive medical, dental, + vision insurance
  • Fun IRL + virtual quarterly team events, happy hours, + DH team gatherings to celebrate our co-workers
  • Ancillary benefits: Commuter, Citi Bike discounts, + Health & Wellness Perks
  • Annual company retreat
  • Unlimited Daily Harvest in the office to keep you hustling, not hangry (...always stocked)
  • In office access to everything we create (including recipes in development)

At Daily Harvest, our mission is to take care of food, so that food can take care of you. And it wouldn't be possible without our team. We celebrate the unique POV that each person brings to the table and believe in a collaborative and inclusive environment. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, military or veteran status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. These are our guiding principles and apply across all aspects of employment

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