Chowbus is a fast growing, well-funded food delivery startup headquartered in Chicago on a mission to help diners to discover new and exquisitedishes, and to give traditional mom and pop restaurants a fighting chance to succeed without compromising who they truly are. By building a super app, our goal is to be the one stop shop for everything related to food.

 

About The Role

If you’re a proactive and self-motivated person, this is the role for you. Progressive experience in accounting operations, internal controls and financial systems is required, as well as the ability to interact with all levels of management and cross-functional teams in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, both internally and externally. This role will report directly to the Director of Finance. 

 

What you Will Do 

  • Review monthly and quarterly journal entries and reconciliations with high attention to detail 
  • Manage parts of the month close process and prepare GAAP financial statements and management review reports and other materials for our Board and Investors
  • Assist with the configuration and refinement of internal systems and processes for improved efficiency
  • Key decision maker on continuous development of accounting policies and standard operating procedures
  • Assist in providing deliverables to external auditor on annual audits and quarterly reviews for specific accounting areas owned
  • Actively participate in the monthly variance analysis, management reporting, GAAP reporting, and other ad-hoc projects and business analytics

What You Will Need

  • 4+ years of  accounting experience; preferably in tech/venture backed/growth stage startup
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting and CPA certification required
  • Advanced spreadsheet skills with the ability to manipulate and digest large amounts of data
  • Strong knowledge and experience with XERO/Quickbook/Tableau
  • Results oriented with strong attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills and  a team player
  • Mandarin language skill is preferred but not required

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