Director of Accounting Handybook
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Scope of Position
Candidate will manage be responsible for the accounting function at the company, from recording the initial transactions all the way to preparation of the Financial Statements for audit and investor purposes. They will be responsible for establishing and maintaining the control environment, establishing accounting policies, and maintaining all sub-ledger functions including billings, A/R, A/P and Payroll. Candidate will also manage contract and office administration. Ideally candidate will have managed teams and have the ability to recruit, manage and motivate a team of their own.
Duties and Responsibilities
--Ensure that company financial records and reports are maintained in compliance with company policies and US GAAP (accrual basis). Responsible for preparing and closing monthly/quarterly draft financial statements and preparing all account reconciliations and other documents to document he close.
--Implement policies and procedures (internal controls) to provide reasonable assurance that the company assets are protected and reports are being prepared in accordance with GAAP. Such policies to include appropriate revenue recognition, expense reimbursement, software capitalization and other relevant areas.
--Ensure only valid expenses with proper management authorization are paid.
--Ensure that (i) contract terms evolve and are administered effectively in accordance with company policy (ii) credit risk and other negotiable terms are balanced with business objectives and (iii) progress toward targets are clearly communicated.
--Responsible for proper timing and application of revenue recognition rules.
--Must be comfortable preparing set of financial statements using original source documents.
--Involves significant interaction with Sales and Customer Service groups.
--Ensure the completion of Federal and State tax reporting requirements (including income, property, sales and use, payroll and other local taxes), insurance reports and other reports that may be required by government entities.
--Coordinate work relating to external audits in the periodic review of the company financial records.
--Responsible for the implementation of agreed upon recommendations, related to areas of responsibility, resulting from the audit findings.
--Where necessary, support the SVP Finance and the rest of management on special projects as necessary.
--This is a fast-growing startup environment and the candidate must have a willingness to pitch-in when asked to support other areas.
Undergraduate Degree in Accounting, CPA certification preferred.
The Company is a high profile, well funded, VC backed company that is growing extremely fast and is in the B2C space. More data available after application.
--Minimum 4 years of accounting experience, with public accounting being a plus.
--Demonstrated ability to plan and close books and prepare financial statements monthly
--Understanding of US GAAP, internal controls and financial reporting required.
||134 W 29TH ST |
New York, NY 10001
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Functional Area:||Accounting / Finance|
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
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|Headquarters:||134 W 29TH ST|
New York, NY 10001
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||Handybook is the easiest way to get stuff done around the home.
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