Sr. Accounting Manager
Escondido, CA Admin - Accounting
Job Type

Sapporo USA and Stone Brewing have come together to form one of the top 15 largest breweries in the United States, building on the strong legacies of our celebrated heritages. We brew badass beers on both coasts at our breweries in Escondido, CA and Richmond, VA, and create amazing experiences at our Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens and Taproom locations. We’ve enjoyed a rich history following our passion and are in search of people who are equally passionate about pursuing their craft to join the team. 


The Sr. Accounting Manager will lead a team and manage the month-end close process, including compliance with US GAAP, corporate policies and external audits. The Sr. Accounting Manager will report to the Corporate Controller and work closely with all team members in the organization to ensure timely and accurate financial reporting and analysis.  

This is a hybrid position with flexibility to work remote part of the week.


  • Lead the month-end accounting close process, ensuring accurate and timely completion 
  • Prepare and review journal entries, and completion of balance sheet reconciliations 
  • Assist in the preparation and review of the monthly financial reporting package 
  • Analyze financial results and work closely with FP&A to explain variances 
  • Monitor Accounting KPIs and communicate results to management 
  • Prepare cash flow forecasts and monitor working capital requirements 
  • Assist with external audits, which includes preparing supporting schedules and reviewing work of the accounting team prior to submission to the audit 
  • Oversee and lead the Accounts Receivable function, ensuring all transactions and cash receipts are consistent with the company’s accounting policies and procedures 
  • Maintain an effective internal control environment over the accounting and financial reporting process 
  • Effectively lead a team of direct reports, including training and development, as well as goal setting and performance management 
  • Anticipate accounting challenges related to new business initiatives or changes in US GAAP, and proactively build the necessary infrastructure to support the business needs 
  •  Bachelor’s or associate degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field preferred  
  • Minimum 6 years of progressive accounting/financial reporting experience 
  • Minimum 2 years of experience managing direct reports 
  • CPA License preferred 
  • Knowledge of US GAAP practices and processes 
  • Experience with mid-to-large tier ERP system 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong collaboration and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to work independently, managing multiple priorities to meet deadlines 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite applications including Excel, Word, and Outlook  
  • Travel Requirements: occasional travel required to Sapporo-Stone Brewing locations

Compensation, Benefits & Perks

  • Annual Salary Range: $130,000 - $145,000
  • Annual Bonus Plan: 10% of Annual Salary
  • Comprehensive Health Insurance, 401K, and Bonuses for Eligible Team Members
  • Company beer perks program and discounts
  • Paid Time Off – including Vacation accrual, Sick Leave, and 12 paid Holidays
  • Benefit programs supporting Financial Wellness, Health & Wellness and Career Development

Sapporo USA and Stone Brewing is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, citizenship status, various ability status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression of an otherwise qualified individual, or membership in any other class protected by applicable law. Sapporo USA and Stone Brewing hires and promotes individuals based on their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Sapporo USA and Stone Brewing seeks to build a culturally diverse staff where differences are valued and respected. Women, minorities, individuals with various abilities, veterans, LGBTQ+ and intersectional individuals are encouraged to apply.

Salary Description
$130,000 - $145,000 annually