Job Title: Junior Accountant

Reports To: Controller

Location: San Leandro, CA

What We’re Looking For:

Are you someone who yearns to be involved in a fast-paced accounting environment with an exciting company? Is your goal to grow within a structured accounting environment and to learn as much as possible so you can be a valued team member that contributes your maximum potential? Would you like to work with a fun group of people who love beer?

If this is you and you’re up for the challenge, then 21st Amendment is interested in you!!

About Us:

21st Amendment Brewery is a rapidly growing craft brewery that has seen massive growth since inception almost 17 years ago. The brewery has two locations. We have a full-service Brew Pub in San Francisco, where we test brew our beers, and a large-scale production facility located in San Leandro, CA. Our team is filled with fun, passionate, and intelligent people. We’re an energetic and enthusiastic group that is willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done with high quality output as the top priority. Not just within accounting, but every department. We distribute across the US and we’re making strides every month growing and expanding our craft brew success.

The Job:

We’re looking for a Junior Accountant that will focus on AR, AP, state and federal compliance, and daily accounting tasks. Expect to grow quickly within the role and take on other accounting functions to support the team. During the course of your work you should look for efficiencies and be proactive with improvements to the process. Communication with your manager and the team is very important. Responsibility and the accuracy of your work along with timely completion of tasks is high priority. You’ll be working with several other accounting staff and under the management of our Financial Controller whose own objective is to make sure the team operates with high efficiency, accuracy, and completeness so timely high-level strategic decisions can be made. You will be expected to learn quickly and take diligent notes for all tasks. Your success in this role relies heavily on your thoroughness and attention to detail. You must be enthusiastic about learning and growing with the team. You must be able to adapt to one-off tasks and requests that may come up with special project work. The benefit to our close-knit team is that you will be exposed to full cycle accounting, which will give you the opportunity to learn and advance your knowledge depth.

Some Duties Will Include:

Accounts Payable

Day-to-day processing of invoices, expense reports, payments to vendors and credits associated
Preparing AP check packages for review
Credit card payment management and reconciliation of statements

Accounts Receivable
Invoicing, vendor correspondence, credit memos
Balance Sheet Reconciliations
State and Federal compliance
Payroll processing
Employee expense reports and reimbursements
Assisting the Controller and various staff with projects as needed
Maintenance of accounting calendar
Taking detailed notes during meetings


AA degree with related field coursework
At least 1-3+ years of AR/AP accounting experience in a small to mid-size company
Typing speed of at least 50 wpm
Proficiency with PC computers
Excellent organizational skills
Aptitude to learn new tasks and procedures quickly
A pleasant humble personality
Capacity to work under time constraints and deadlines


Bachelor’s degree in related field coursework
Experience with Sage Peachtree accounting software
Office management experience
Beer industry experience

21st Amendment Offers a Great Benefits Package:

Competitive Wages
Vacation, Sick & Holiday Pay
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Basic Life AD&D, Voluntary Life AD&D, LTD
Prescription Drug Program Options
EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
401K Program
Job Growth & Training
And of Course…. A Monthly Beer Allowance & other perks!

How to Apply:
Apply HERE today!

21st Amendment Brewery provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, 21st Amendment Brewery complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.