Full Job Description
Recently named one of Business Insider's Enterprise Startups to Bet Your Career On in 2019, Botkeeper is a virtual robotic bookkeeping platform transforming the accounting industry. Botkeeper has also been named a Cool Vendor in AI by Gartner and one of BostInno's Coolest Companies in 2018. Botkeeper is truly the future of bookkeeping!
Botkeeper is looking for an experienced Controller to join the team. The Controller will plan and direct the accounting operations of the company. We are seeking highly organized and detail-oriented candidates with 8+ years of relevant experience. The Controller will play an integral role as the company continues to grow rapidly and will work closely with the Director of Finance and other key stakeholders.
Oversees the internal accounting department of the company, which includes accounts payable, accounts receivable, reconciliations, payroll, and consolidation of foreign subsidiary.
Maintains a documented system of accounting policies and procedures; implements/maintains a system of controls over accounting transactions to minimize risk.
Oversees the production of periodic financial reports; ensures that the reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles. Oversees the production of periodic SaaS reporting metrics and other key performance indicators.
Recommends benchmarks that will be used to measure the company's performance.
Produces the annual budget and forecasts; reports significant budget differences to management.
Provides financial analysis, with emphasis on capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations.
Works with external auditors and provides needed information for the annual audit.
Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal government requirements.
Performs other related duties as necessary or assigned.
Excellent management and supervisory skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Strong knowledge of internal controls and accounting guidelines
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business Administration required.
8 years or more of related experience required.
Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
Able to travel as needed (<10%)
Botkeeper, a progressive software company with over 1000 clients in its early stages of growth automating financial bookkeeping, brings the next wave in machine learning and artificial intelligence technology to an important and critical aspect of any business. All companies struggle with bookkeeping, prone to error and human inference along with agonizing data entry, reconciliation, and general upkeep in financial bookkeeping. Botkeeper performs all associated tasks not limited to entries, tracking and schedules of revenue, deferred expenses accounts for payroll, reconciliation of bank accounts, and sending invoices to clients. Now scaling, we are bringing in the world's best talent to achieve the true future of bookkeeping.
Competitive compensation, healthcare, and PTO. Additional benefits include employee recognition awards, annual company retreat, opportunity for aggressive career growth, and an incredibly smart team to support you.