Staff Accountant/Bookkeeper

American Gene Technologies: A Growing Gene and Cell Therapy Company


American Gene Technologies (AGT) is a clinical-stage gene and cell therapy company that has developed AGT103-T, a single dose, autologous cell therapy intended to cure HIV. The program is currently in a Phase 1 human trial. AGT also has therapeutics in development for a variety of solid-tumor cancers including liver, breast, and prostate.

If you don’t know it already, gene and cell therapy is beginning to yield cures for diseases that were formally thought of as incurable or even untreatable. AGT is a technology leader in this disruptive technology and has a broad platform of tools and drug candidates that are showing promise to greatly extend life and quality of life for millions of patients.

This could be your opportunity to be part of a revolution in drug development that will reshape the pharmaceutical industry and change the world’s expectation of the efficacy of therapeutics and cures for a myriad of serious human diseases.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the day-to-day accounting functions of Accounts Receivable
  • Apply cash receipts from Medicare, Medicaid, various commercial third-party insurance, and patients
  • Prepare checks for daily deposit
  • Upload paper explanation of benefits (EOBs) to third-party biller
  • Reconcile third-party biller’s records to the GL and the Company’s internal database
  • Process virtual card payments
  • Create customer invoices via QuickBooks
  • Review aging reports, timely follow-up on outstanding accounts receivable
  • Identify any issues or trends and bring them to the attention of management
  • Prepare journal entries including reconciliation clean-ups, resolving discrepancies, and ensuring entries are in accordance with US GAAP
  • Review credit card statements. Matching credit card transactions & attach credit card receipts
  • Review vendor invoices & scan electronic copies and file paper copies
  • Assist in quarter-end close process, review general ledger, and perform account reconciliations
  • Assist with year-end audit

Qualification Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 1-3 years in a related accounting or finance role, medical billing background a plus
  • Understanding of US GAAP and internal controls
  • Ability to work independently 
  • Intermediate Excel skills

American Gene Technologies (AGT) is an equal opportunity employer and will consider applications without discriminating on the basis of disability, sex or sexual orientation, race or ethnic origin, marital or civil partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. AGT employees receive competitive salaries, comprehensive healthcare coverage, paid gym membership, 401K plan with employer contribution, incentive stock options and annual paid leave.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance 


  • 8 hour shift

COVID-19 considerations:

PPE Equipment provided, Rapid Onsite COVID-19 testing for employees


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting

Work Location: One location

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Top Reasons to Work at AGT

Your work would have the potential to transform millions of lives
You‘d be part of something bigger than youself and join a mission to develop genetic medicines to cure and rid the human body of diseases
You would be part of the AGT family, made up of smart, committed, and caring individuals
You would have the opportunity to reach your full potential and apply your knowledge creatively
You would have benefits, includung health insurance, retirement, gym membership, and the potential to own stock in the company