Career Opportunities

Accounting Manager - 00055



Accounting & Finance
Mystic, CT, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024


Accounting Manager - 00055




Mystic, CT USA


June 3, 2024


At Enko we believe that to create the future the world wants, we need to change the way the world grows. Our goal is not just to create something better, but to play a part in something bigger. Enko discovers and develops novel products for farmers to protect their crops from pests and disease.

Key Facts

  • Our products address a $70 billion core market focused on crop health with expansion into adjacent markets worth $300+ billion.
  • We have $150 million in capitalization, with $80 million raised as part of a Series C in December 2022.
  • Our global investors include Anterra Capital, Nufarm, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Eight Roads Ventures, Finistere Ventures, Rabo Food & Agri Innovation Fund, Novalis LifeSciences, Syngenta, Taher Gozal, Germin8 Ventures, TO Ventures Food, Endeavor8, Connecticut Innovations, Silver Blue LLC, and Alumni Ventures Group.
  • We have over 40 novel pipeline programs and 5 strategic partnerships announced, including Syngenta and Bayer
  • Our headquarters and research facility in Mystic, CT has 90,000 square feet of state-of-the-art labs and computer-controlled greenhouses built for pre-field experimentation and scale.

Our agricultural invention platform, Enkompass™, uses A.I. and machine learning to create more effective ways of finding and selecting the right treatments for the right targets. Led by a team of proven scientists, entrepreneurs, and industry veterans, Enko’s innovative science, agile design, and discovery of new modes of action is producing next-generation crop protection solutions that will overcome the critical challenges facing industry. The industry has taken notice, and we have active projects with many key industry players…with more to come! We are hiring across the organization to achieve our desired growth objectives, and our best asset is our team members. We value you and your career journey. We focus on impact over hours!

Key Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA or MBA preferred.
  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience with a portion of it being in a supervisory role
  • Thorough knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • Excellent verbal and written communication abilities across all level of an organization
  • Strong leadership skills with a dedication to driving and achieving results
  • Knowledge of employee relationship building and performance management techniques
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills. Experience with other financial systems, including NetSuite general ledger


The Accounting Manager supports Enko’s overall operations by providing support in accounting and other financial tasks.

Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee and manage the general accounting functions, including, but not limited to: procurement, accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger, and taxes
  • Own payroll processes, processing and auditing regular payroll cycles.
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements, support related audit activities and execution of corporate financial controls to ensure accuracy and completeness of all financial reports
  • Assess current accounting practices and procedures, and make recommendations for improvements
  • Perform ad hoc analysis and projects as requested
  • Work with external tax accountants to support preparation and filing of federal and state taxes, in addition to supporting the R&D tax credit study process.
  • Work with external auditors to ensure correct and timely closing and reporting at year-end


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA or MBA preferred.


Please submit your cover letter and resume, with salary requirements, to Careers@Enko.ag

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