Accountant - Technology Finance, Accounting & Strategy Firm

Location: Orlando, FL

Department: Graphite - Finance, Accounting & Strategy

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

New Finance, Accounting & Strategy Firm formed from early-stage NY-Based Venture Capital fund is seeking an accountant to join our rapidly growing team. We provide a full suite of finance & accounting services to our technology startup clients. We take a hands-on approach to help our companies make better, data-driven decisions and increase their odds of success.

Job Overview

This is an excellent opportunity for candidates who have a significant interest in working with interesting and growing startup companies. This position will support our team of experienced CPA's and learn first hand how early-stage companies operate.

We are looking for candidates with experience, drive, and passion.

This is a full time position with competitive benefits.

Note that this position is for a staff accountant, who will report to senior accountants, controllers, etc.

Responsibilities

Assist with all aspects of accounting from recording transactions through management reporting and ad-hoc analyses:

  • Be direct contact point for clients; often working directly with CEO's of tech startups
  • Manage AP, AR, and other transactions
  • Perform bank and other reconciliations
  • Update/create supporting schedules for financial statements
  • Process payroll
  • Perform month-end close activities
  • Assist in all aspects of preparation for board/investor meetings
  • Complete ad-hoc projects as assigned by manager

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Accounting or Finance
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or in the process of sitting for the exam
  • Quickbooks Online experience required; Quickbooks Certification Preferred
  • Xero & Bill.com experience a plus
  • 5+ years of Bookkeeping/Accounting Experience
  • Significant interest in working in a startup and/or venture capital
  • High degree of personal motivation and work ethic
  • Ability to multitask and work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficient in Excel (Required)
  • Team player with desire to participate in an entrepreneurial firm culture
  • Technology savvy and willingness to learn financial software programs that help startups be more efficient
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