Full Job Description
Looking for a job to get you out of bed?
The Assistant Controller is responsible for helping create the direction of and supervising general accounting. You will also be responsible for a wide-range of activities, including day-to-day accounting responsibilities, team development, drive accounting initiatives, establishment of the company's accounting and finance infrastructure and a variety of financial analyses and special projects. This opportunity has strong upside and will expand with the growth of the company. You'll interact with all departments in the organization while also developing, managing and mentoring the Finance team.This role will report directly to the VP Global Controller and Treasurer
Casper (casper.com) was created to re-imagine sleep from the ground up, beginning with its obsessively engineered, outrageously comfortable mattress. All of Casper's sleep products — including its pillow, bedding, and furniture — are developed in-house by the company's award-winning R&D team in San Francisco. Casper was named one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies in the World and its eponymous mattress was crowned one of TIME Magazine's Best Inventions.
We are deeply committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce so that we represent all those who dream big equally.
When you're not catching zzz's, this is what you'll do
Oversee the operations of and help grow the accounting department
Quarterback the monthly close process to issue timely (monthly, quarterly, annual) and complete financial statements in accordance with US GAAP
Plan and oversee on-going internal process to push for efficiencies, automation and accuracy of financial management and financial systems
Ensure the accurate and timely analysis of budgets, forecasts, financial reports, and financial trends in order to assist Executive Management team
Support the development of the annual planning cycle and interim financial updates
Primary point of contact with external audits.
Our dream candidate
Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent, and CPA required
15+ years of demonstrated professional development and advancement in accounting focused roles
3+ years audit experience at a Big 4 accounting firm
3+ years company experience, with a preference for e-commerce or manufacturing experience
Experience working as a Controller or similar hands-on capacity in a previous role
Ability to assess and implement technology to automate and control numerous accounting processes
Previous JDE ERP experience a plus
Strong knowledge of US GAAP, SEC reporting, internal controls, operational risk assessment, and management financial reporting
Proven ability to manage projects and collaborate with cross functional teams
Self-motivated and independent, detailed oriented, strong work ethic, and high integrity and ethical standards
The syrup on your waffles
Participation in our HQ bonus program for some splurging and equity so that you're part of the Casper family.
Medical, vision, and dental insurance to help you with those coughs or cavities (too many waffles...)..
Wellness programs like cash incentives for tracking sleep and fitness, credits for your favorite studios and in-office activities
Unlimited vacation policy. If you need time off just take it; we trust you!
Catered lunches twice a week to give you time to catch up with your teammate
Free snacks and coffee, including a huge breakfast selection (10 types of cereal anyone?)
A full gifted bed set when you join and product discounts for friends and family!
If you dream about this stuff this job is probably right for you. We look forward to learning more about you!