Job Alert: Staff Accountant

June 30th 2020

The successful candidate will be a highly proactive team member who performs a variety of financial, accounting and grant support services in order to meet the needs of the organization.  This position is responsible for entering financial information, preparing financial statements, maintaining cash controls and providing financial reporting. Working closely with the Finance team, the Staff Accountant will focus primarily on accounting, budgeting, compliance, reporting and variance analysis functions.

FloridaMakes is a rapidly-growing organization; the employee will continually have new and varied responsibilities.   The candidate will be skilled in prioritizing and managing multiple projects simultaneously.

FloridaMakes Works with Industry to Sponsor the First Statewide Online Manufacturing Apprentice Program

April 30th 2020

FloridaMakes is sponsoring a statewide registered apprenticeship program –– the FloridaMakes Advanced Manufacturing Apprenticeship. The first program offered will focus on entry-level skills for new and existing employees in the Industrial Manufacturing Technician (IMT) occupation. 

AIF in Partnership with Space Florida and FloridaMakes Accelerates Critical Connections Between Florida Manufacturers & Businesses During COVID-19 Pandemic

April 8th 2020

Announcement of the deployment of an online database for Florida’s small to large manufacturers to engage in the marketplace.  The online database, Connex Florida, started as a disaster risk mitigation effort in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma and is proving to be a critical tool to streamline connections between Florida manufacturers and businesses in need of their products during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Governor DeSantis signs Executive Order 20-91, “Essential Services and Activities During COVID-19 Emergency”

April 2nd 2020

This order provides the necessary and broad authority for manufacturers, as designated in the DHS Guidance, to present to local governments and, in some cases, customers as a basis for continuation of their production operations.

The FloridaMakes Network Reports New Impact Numbers (Q4 - 2019)

March 13th 2020

-- $1.6 billion dollars in economic impacts -- 9,137 manufacturing jobs created or retained -- An average of $4.5M in impact and 28 jobs created or retained per company --



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