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Accounting Specialist



Accounting & Finance
South Carolina, USA
Posted on Friday, January 26, 2024

We’re on a journey to Grow the Future of Materials. How? By unlocking the unique properties of mycelium, the root structure of mushrooms. Our patented technology, Fine Mycelium™, unleashes a new class of materials crafted from nature, engineered for performance, and built for a resilient future.We’re seeking passionate learners to join us in pioneering a materials revolution and creating an epic place to work. MycoWorks offers competitive equity and benefits programs to support the health, well-being, and financial empowerment of all our employees.We root our relationships with our partners and one another in our core values: Be Mycelial, Cultivate Quality, and Grow the Future, and we're committed to building a diverse team and an inclusive environment where all employees belong. Women, gender expansive individuals, people of color, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and LGBTQ+ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job Summary

MycoWorks is seeking a well-qualified candidate to fill the role of Accounting Specialist. This is a key role in our growing Finance Team for the world’s very first commercial mycelium-based products, including Reishi - MycoWorks’ proprietary alternative material which lends itself to many applications which currently use animal leather.

The Accounting Specialist will collaborate with other members of the Finance Team and key stakeholders to perform accounting activities to maintain fixed asset schedules, operating and finance leases, equity and debt schedules and month/quarter/year end close activities.

The position will report to the Accounting Manager.

The ideal candidate will be systems savvy, will have quantitative and qualitative analytical skills, ability to pay attention to detail, be a proactive problem solver and enjoy working with multiple stakeholders.

Location is flexible - ideally the candidate will be based in our plant in Union, South Carolina. Remote/Hybrid work model will be considered for the right candidate.


  • Prepare journal entries
  • Maintain the general ledger
  • Perform Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Prepare account reconciliations and analyses
  • Prepare month-end balance sheet schedules for fixed assets, operating and finance leases and equity/debt
  • Manage intercompany reconciliations and settlements, transfer pricing, consolidation, and remeasurement entries
  • Support month/quarter/year end close


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Commerce
  • 1 - 2 years of Accounting experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with MS Dynamics F&O
  • Ability to work independently as well as cohesively with multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities in a collaborative, diverse and remote team setting.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to maintain an excellent rapport with a diverse group of people and teams.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize and be effective with simultaneous deadlines.

Physical Demand


Stand or Sit (stationary position)

Frequently to Constantly

Walk (move/traverse)

Seldom to Occasionally

Dexterity (use hands/fingers to handle/feel)

Frequently to Constantly

Climb (stairs/ladders) or Balance

Seldom to Occasionally

Stoop, Kneel, Crouch, Crawl

Seldom to Occasionally

Talk/Hear (communicate/convey/discern)

Frequently to Constantly

See (observe/identify/inspect/perceive/assess)

Frequently to Constantly

Lift, Carry, Push, Pull (move/transport/install/remove)

Up to 25 lbs- Seldom to Occasionally

Exposure to Work Environments

Loud noises when in manufacturing plant, Seldom to Occasionally

MycoWorks offers world class benefits and compensation programs to support the health, well-being and financial empowerment of our employees. Our benefits include:

  • Medical, Vision and Dental plans at no cost to employees
  • Equity
  • Optional insurance coverage for partners and dependents
  • FSA Accounts
  • Free Personal Health Advocate
  • Generous PTO policy
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid holidays beyond the traditional
  • 401(k) program

MycoWorks may contact you via text message regarding your application for this or similar opportunities. You can always text STOP to opt out.


In our commitment to fostering an inclusive and supportive work environment, we recognize the importance of accommodating individual needs. If you require any specific accommodations during the application or interview process, please feel free to let us know. We are dedicated to facilitating a comfortable and accessible experience for all candidates, and will work with you to ensure your needs are met.