Accounting Manager Dataminr
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Type: Full TimeMin. Experience: Experienced
Dataminr, a NYC based real-time information discovery company, founded in 2009, is seeking an Accounting Manager to oversee our accounting operations and leverage information systems to establish process, systems and procedures which are scalable as we grow. The responsibilities for this position are comprehensive - including overseeing accounting management and information systems, establishing appropriate accounting principles/practices/procedures; ensuring timely and appropriate monthly closing process, building new insightful reporting, and serving as the primary point of contact with our auditors. This position initially reports to the CFO and will work closely with the executive management team.
This is a hands-on, dynamic position for a passionate and focused accounting professional looking to take on new challenges. The successful candidate will be able to work with a small team in the CFO?s office to bring the systems, reporting and all aspects of the accounting function to scale. There are solid processes in place but additional infrastructure is needed. Key goals for the role are as follows:
Convert general ledger to GAAP based accounting vs. cash and implement monthly closing process including IS/CF/BS production, including converting company to 12/31 year end (from 6/30)
Bring in-house the roles and responsibilities, as appropriate, of the external accounting firm
Assess general ledger system and determine appropriate time frame/cost for upgrade
Determine appropriate system/process for contract management and order entry
Create efficiencies in accounts payable, invoicing and collections process, leveraging technology
Determine appropriate chart of accounts and department structure to facilitate management reporting
Work with executive management and CFO in building financial reporting and variance reports/analyses
Work with CFO to build appropriate board and investor reporting packet
Implement internal controls
Partner with Manager of Business Administration on key processes such as accounts payable, cost management, collections, T&E policies/procedures and cash management
Establish and handle relationship with external accounting firm
Handle all aspects of payroll, including vendors, data management with HR and appropriate payroll approvals and controls
Appropriately account for all aspects of capital structure, including common equity, preferred equity and options
Prepare company for first audit
This position reports initially into the CFO and will work closely with three professionals in the CFO?s department, including the Manager of Business Administration, Manager of HR and Finance Associate. Strong teamwork required!
Desired Skills & Experience:
Bachelors (or Masters) degree in business or accounting
4-6 years in accounting role with escalating level of responsibility, ideally 3-4 in big 4 accounting firm and 1-2 in a company
A mix of audit and operational accounting; CPA required
Experience with Quickbooks or other accounting packages, mastery of excel.
Strong judgment and leadership skills, independently motivated
Dataminr (www.dataminr.com) is a real-time information discovery company founded in 2009 and based in New York, NY. Dataminr's analytics engine transforms social media streams into actionable signals, providing enterprise clients with one of the earliest warning systems for market-relevant information, noteworthy events, and emerging trends. The company has developed a broad suite of modular desktop and API products that address the unique needs of its client set. We offer competitive salaries, commensurate with experience, and a comprehensive benefits package to our employees.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED