If you are an experienced Accountant with experience managing the monthly accounting close process, we want you! Candidates with prior consulting experience preferred but not required. The Accountant position with Early Growth will afford you a high degree of flexibility, competitive compensation and the ability to work from home. We are looking for someone who is available to work 20-40 hour a week, primarily remote but with periodic on-site client work, located in the San Francisco Bay Area. This is a great opportunity to work with exciting companies, and have a solid support network of financial professionals to help you grow.
In summary, we are looking for Accountant “Rockstars” who want to support an awesome mix of Early Growth client businesses. If you are ready to work with some fun and exciting companies, while strongly representing the EGFS brand, this is a great opportunity for you.
Please note that regular on-site client meetings are required, so qualified candidates must live in close proximity to San Francisco.
Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable administration
Monthly bank reconciliations and treasury management
Monthly close process in accordance with GAAP
Monthly financial statements and management reports as needed
Create and maintain the chart of accounts
Manage the general ledger and post all journal entries
Support the EGFS CFO assigned to your clients
Support outside auditors, tax preparers and valuation teams
Administer employee benefits through coordination with employee benefit broker
Miscellaneous local and state tax compliance
1-5 years of accounting / bookkeeping experience
Strong understanding of GAAP and accrual accounting
Proficient in Quickbooks and Quickbooks online. Experience with Xero, Nestuite or other ERP systems a plus
Experience working with Gusto, ADP, Paychex or other third-party payroll service providers
Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point.
Experience interacting with senior level management
STRONG preference for tech and start-up experience
Self- directed and able to work independently
Prompt and proactive communication with external clients and internal colleagues
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills