Accounting Clerk

Salt Lake City, Utah
May 22, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Recursion is a clinical-stage biotechnology company decoding biology by integrating technological innovations across biology, chemistry, automation, data science and engineering to radically improve the lives of patients and industrialize drug discovery. Our team is working to solve some of the hardest, most meaningful problems facing human health today. Come join us in our mission to decode biology to radically improve lives, while doing the most impactful work of your life.

The Impact You’ll Make

  • Process invoices, track receiving, and purchase orders to make timely payments
  • Review payable accounts to ensure that information is properly recorded and the records contain appropriate authorization for payment
  • Maintain proper back-up files for research and reference
  • Monitor accounts to ensure that all discounts are taken and payments are up to date
  • Ensure the completeness and accuracy of data on accounts
  • Review invoices and statements to ensure that all the information appearing on them is accurate and complete
  • Check figures, postings, and documents to ensure that they are correct, mathematically accurate, and properly coded
  • Perform account reconciliations on balance sheet accounts

The Team You’ll Join 

  • You will join the Transaction Tier of the Accounting/Finance (Funance) team at Recursion, which is currently a team of three full time accounting personnel focused on helping Recursion meet monthly close deadlines, assist with successful audits, and pay vendors on time.  You’ll collaborate with your teammates and others on the Finance team (total of 10) to meet reporting requirements of a new public company   

The Experience You’ll Need

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or similar knowledge gained through work experience 
  • General understanding of accounting practices and principles
  • Working knowledge of the Microsoft Suite (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • An ability to function as a team player, provide exceptional internal customer service, and meet deadlines 

The Benefits/Perks You’ll Enjoy

  • 100% Coverage of health, vision, and dental insurance premiums 
  • 401(k) with generous matching (immediate vesting)
  • Stock option, restricted stock unit (RSUs) and employee stock purchase plan (ESPP) programs
  • Two one-week paid company closures (summer and winter) 
  • Flexible vacation/sick leave
  • Generous paid parental leave (including adoptive)
  • Onsite daycare facility*
  • Commuter benefit and vehicle parking to ease your commute* 
  • Complimentary chef-prepared lunches and well-stocked snack bars* 
  • Monthly fitness/wellness stipend 
  • One-of-a-kind 100,000 square foot headquarters complete with a 70-foot climbing wall, showers, lockers, and bike parking*

*Subject to change for remote-based employees during the COVID-19 pandemic


More About Us 

Recursion is a clinical-stage biotechnology company decoding biology by integrating technological innovations across biology, chemistry, automation, data science, and engineering, with the goal of radically improving the lives of patients and industrializing drug discovery. Central to our mission is the Recursion Operating System, or Recursion OS, that combines an advanced infrastructure layer to generate what we believe is one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing proprietary biological and chemical datasets and the Recursion Map, a suite of custom software, algorithms, and machine learning tools that we use to explore foundational biology unconstrained by human bias and navigate to new biological insights which may accelerate our programs. We are a biotechnology company scaling more like a technology company. Recursion is proudly headquartered in Salt Lake City. 

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Recursion is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.