The finance team at Chainalysis splits their time between fine-tuning the details and evaluating 30,000 foot view of our business. Our job is to ensure that financial information is accurately presented and distributed to key stakeholders.
Our first Technical Accounting Manager is someone eager to work on complex technical accounting issues related to revenue recognition, contract costs, software capitalization, etc. and help prepare us for our first US financial audit. We measure success by how effective and thorough our policies are enacted throughout the company and the impact of those policies on the overall business.
In one year you’ll know you were successful if…
Writing clear and concise technical accounting memos, owning the preparation of required footnote disclosures, and presenting technical accounting positions and documentation to auditors has led to a successful audit
Your research and interpretation of accounting guidance has turned into policies and procedures that the global Finance organization follows
You’ve developed and enhanced our detailed processes and calculations and also have taken a step back to analyze the big picture
You’ve built rapport and credibility as a leader with the staff and senior-level accountants through regular 1:1s, lunch and learn presentations, and mentoring
We’re looking for a background like this:
Expert knowledge of GAAP practices as they relate to revenue recognition (ASC 606), incurred costs from contracts (ASC 340-40), software capitalization (ASC 350-40), FX accounting (ASC 830), income taxes (ASC 740), etc.
Team management and supervision
Accounting experience from a Big 4 public accounting firm
Exposure to or an understanding of the differences between GAAP and IFRS
A humble attitude where no task is above or beneath you
Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Accounting and an active CPA license
At Chainalysis, we help government agencies, cryptocurrency businesses, and financial institutions track and investigate illicit activity on the blockchain, allowing them to engage confidently with cryptocurrency. We take care of our people with great benefits, professional development opportunities, and fun.
You belong here.
At Chainalysis, we believe that diversity of experience and thought makes us stronger. We encourage applicants across any race, ethnicity, gender/gender expression, age, religion, ability and experience. With both customers and employees around the world, we are committed to ensuring our team reflects the unique communities around us. We can’t wait to meet you.