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Antech Diagnostics
Fountain Valley, California, United States
Closing date
Jun 4, 2024

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Full Time
We understand that the world we want tomorrow starts with how we do business today, and that's why we're inspired to make A Better World for Pets. Antech is comprised of a diverse team of individuals who are committed to each other's growth and development. Our culture is centered on our guiding philosophy, The Five Principles: Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. Today Antech is driving the future of pet health as part of Mars Science & Diagnostics, a family-owned company focused on veterinary care.

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The Accountant is responsible for preparing journal entries and analyzing financial reports, including balance sheets, income and loss statements. Assist the Accounting department in creating accurate and timely records for the organization.


_To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential function. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions._

+ Ensure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses.

+ Resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities.

+ Prepare journal entries and perform general account analysis and reconciliations.

+ Key contributor to period-close process including ensuring accurate and timely recordings of period activity.

+ Identify and analyze reconciling items between the general ledger and supporting details, and follows through on the clearing of these items.

+ Review Accounts Payable transactions, vs. the P&L and making corrections as necessary.

+ Perform SG&A expense variance analysis.

+ Analyze reports detailing monthly expenses by cost center for multiple locations.

+ Responsible for the management of and period balancing and reporting of specific and complex balance sheet accounts.

+ Supports other functional areas by providing requested data, answering accounting questions, participating in cross-functional teams and provides training as appropriate.

+ Seeks process improvements and problem resolution in all aspects of the job function.

+ Assist in establishing and monitoring the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures.

+ Analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures, provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems.

+ Examine accounting records, including financial statements, trial balances and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to standards defined within the department.

+ Develop and implement proper keeping of financial records, making use of current technologies.

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

+ We share a collaborative obligation to ensure that we conduct ourselves in the utmost ethical manner and that we hold each other accountable to the values and standards of the organization. Every employee has the responsibility to ask questions, seek guidance, and report concerns and/or violations of company policy or ethical standards. Antech Diagnostics has several processes in place to communicate with leadership and expects that employees will have a commitment to integrity and uncompromising values.


+ A Bachelor's Degree in Business Accounting or related field

+ Minimum of 2 years' related experience


+ Thorough knowledge of US GAAP, including software development costs

+ Organized with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment

+ Strong interpersonal, organizational, negotiation and problem solving skills

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills

+ Ability to manage multiple conflicting priorities

+ Strong reporting and analytical skills

+ Strong attention to detail and accuracy

+ Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products including Word, Excel (i.e. pivots, v-lookups), and PowerPoint


+ Extensive sitting, phone, and computer use

+ Extend and reach with hands and arms and use hands and fingers

+ Occasionally required to bend, kneel, stoop, or crouch

+ May be required to lift, move, and carry up to 15 lbs.

+ Specific vision abilities required include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

+ Hearing ability to effectively communicate via the telephone and in person

+ Ability to communicate verbally on the telephone and in person


The employee will primarily work in a typical office environment including use of cubicles, computers and overhead lighting. Temperature extremes will be minimal to nonexistent.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee will be required to use a computer, spreadsheets, data base management, email, and the Internet. The employee is frequently required to use a calculator; fax, copy machine, and phone system.

The Target Pay Range for this position is $66,010 - $82,000 annually. At Mars, pay decisions are determined using factors such as relevant job-related skills, experience, education, training and budget.

Antech offers an industry competitive benefits package and continues to invest in and evolve benefits programs that meet the health, wellness and financial needs of our associates.

Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits and more:

+ Medical, Dental, Vision (multiple plans available)

+ Basic Life (company paid) & Supplemental Life

+ Short and Long Term Disability (company paid)

+ Flexible Spending Accounts/Health Savings Accounts

+ Paid Parental Leave

+ 401(k) with company match

+ Paid Time Off & Holidays

+ Tuition/Continuing Education Reimbursement

+ Life Assistance Program

+ Pet Care Discounts

+ Several other health and wellness benefits

We are a rapidly growing, stable company with excellent advancement opportunity. We offer a great benefits package and associate pet health benefits too! If you are passionate about animal healthcare, are motivated by making a difference we want to hear from you!

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at Antech Careers (

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