• location: San Francisco, CA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $130,000 - $160,000 per year
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job summary:
Hyper-growth tech startup in San Francisco is seeking a Controller to oversee accounting functions and day-to-day workflow.

location: San Francisco, California
job type: Permanent
salary: $130,000 - 160,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 6
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 7 Years
Management Duties

  • Maintain a documented system of policies and procedures
  • Manage accounting team and all functions associated
  • Oversee the operations of the accounting department (3 FTEs),
  • Additional assist in growth of team
Transactional Duties

  • Verify and Ensure that invoices are billed correctly and accounts receivable are collected promptly
  • Additionally, contractual obligations are being meet properly
  • Ensure that A/P are paid in a timely manner
  • Ensure bank reconciliations are completed
  • Maintain chart of accounts
  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system
  • Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions
  • Assist in implementing new products and revenue streams
Reporting Duties

  • Issue timely and complete financial statements
  • Coordinate the preparation of the annual financial statements and other related financial statement for audit
  • Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics among other KPI's as requsted
  • Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management
  • Provide financial analysis as requested
Compliance + Confidentiality

  • Coordinate information to external Tax Accountants
  • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings

  • Profiles: Controller 1-2 years Controller or similar background. STRONG preference for SaaS although they will look at other tech experience
  • Experience working in a quickly growing start-up
  • Driver personality- hard worker
Nice To Have

  • QuickBooks
  • Implementation experience
  • Public accounting background nice to have but not required

  • Review P&L, balance sheet, cash flow statements & oversee day to day accounting operations
  • Prepare for audit next year
  • Implement new policies & procedures
  • Ad hoc reporting and projects
  • Other Projects as requested
For immediate and confidential consideration, contact me at

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Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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