CORDIA is a locally owned, top-ranked Executive/Professional Search, Contract Staffing and Outsourced Accounting Firm, run by ex-CFOs, veteran Recruiting Experts and Accounting Firm Partners.
One of our clients, a fast-growth, VC-backed international software outfit, located in Arlington County, is seeking a Controller.
THIS POSITION CAN BE REMOTE.
$140-160k range (total comp) + equity (TBD)
The Controller will lead all accounting functionality for this growth outfit - the key is someone who can be "hands-on" and not be afraid of "the weeds" but also someone who will be pushed into the spotlight as well, and help grow the department. The position reports to the VP of Finance and will work collaboratively with the FP&A Manager. This position carries out all aspects of accounting including: monthly close, managing audit and taxes, systems and processes, 606 revenue recognition, overseeing US and international payroll, assisting in GAAP financial modeling, and AP/AR.
Own the accounting function from top to bottom
Lead and grow the team
Perform the monthly, quarterly, and year-end closes
Manage the annual audit and taxes, including corporate income tax and other business taxes
Manage the company’s auditors and tax advisors
Design processes and policies as well as select and implement systems
Ensure compliance with 606 revenue recognition
Oversee US and international payroll
Assist with financial modeling, particularly in GAAP conversion of billings to revenue
Oversee AR and AP
CPA highly preferred
10+ years of progressive accounting experience
Public auditing experience is preferred but not required
Must have led/helped lead an accounting function at a PE/VC-backed fast-growth start-up (software required)
QuickBooks is required
Experience with mainstream accounting packages preferred - will be upgrading in first year
Ability to work independently, take initiative and work in an ever-changing hyper growth environment
Culture & Compensation:
Base compensation range is $140-160k depending on experience (total comp)
Equity package TBD
Fun people, smart minds and supportive teams and leaders