About the position

We are looking for a skilled Senior Accountant to support our rapid growth and increasingly complex operations. You will assist with the Company's accounting operations including accurate and timely month-end close. The ideal candidate is comfortable being hands-on, adroit at all things debits and credits, and thrives in the fast-paced and dynamic world of startups. The position will report to the VP, Finance.

About us

ShipHero is a leading B2B SaaS provider for warehouse management software and offers fulfillment as a service. Our software platform is entrusted by hundreds of companies, large and small to manage their eCommerce operations. We’re driven to help our customers grow their businesses by providing a platform that solves complex problems and is engineered to be reliable and fast. We are obsessed with building great products that are simple and intuitive to use. Our remote-only culture reflects our ethos and belief that by bringing passionate, talented, and great people together amazing things can be accomplished. We are looking for people who are also passionate about technology and helping our customers solve problems.

Responsibilities

  • Own monthly revenue operations and accounting including billing, accruals, A/R and other balance sheet reconciliations

  • Assist with creating monthly board package for investors

  • Prepare monthly consolidation and intercompany elimination entries

  • Coordinate tax filings and address state and local tax issues with external advisors

  • Assist with the preparation of policies, procedures and internal controls

  • Identify technical accounting issues, research, summarize, and implement solutions

  • Drive process improvements efforts to streamline financials operations and reduce monthly close time

  • Other duties and ad-hoc projects

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance

  • 4-6 years experience in an accounting related function

  • Strong working knowledge of Excel (vlookups, pivot tables)

  • Comprehensive knowledge of U.S. GAAP

  • Highly organized, independent, self-motivated, objective thinker

  • CPA is desired

  • Experience at a medium-size to Big 4 public accounting firm is a plus

  • Experience at a venture backed, high growth startup is a plus