At Saltbox, we believe that operational excellence turns great ideas into great companies. For far too long, modern merchants working with physical goods have been pushed to the fringes of the entrepreneurial ecosystem. We're here to change that. Backed by some of the leading venture capital firms we are opening locations across the U.S. Founded by experienced executives with expertise in real estate, logistics, customer success and technology, we're on a mission to vitalize the American entrepreneurial spirit.
Join us as our Controller, leading and shaping our Accounting function as we scale. We're seeking a talented Accounting manager with a hunger for leadership and a knack for full-cycle accounting. Your days will be filled with overseeing all accounting operations, crafting strategic plans, and ensuring accurate, timely, and compliant financial reporting. As a natural mentor, you'll guide a team of talented individuals across diverse projects, driving our business forward.
The ideal candidate brings a wealth of experience in full-cycle accounting, a proven track record in people management, and advanced proficiency in Netsuite. You effortlessly connect with business leaders, foster cross-functional collaboration, and seamlessly interact with external partners. Your proactive nature sets the direction for improvement, and you excel as both a leader and a supportive teammate. With a passion for challenges and a love for fast-paced environments, you're ready to make a significant impact.
What You’ll Do
- Strategic Guidance: Oversee the Accounting function by setting overall direction and collaborate with cross-functional teams and executive leadership to drive strategic initiatives.
- Team Leadership and Development: Lead and mentor a team of accounting professionals, fostering a culture of high performance and continuous learning.
- Financial Rigor and Integrity: Ensure the accuracy and completeness of financial reports, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements. Oversee preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual reporting in compliance with GAAP.
- Process Improvement: Evaluate and enhance financial processes, systems, and procedures to increase efficiency and accuracy. Identify opportunities to automate routine tasks and streamline reporting processes.
- Compliance and Risk Management: Ensure compliance with financial regulations, accounting standards, and internal control policies. Lead our annual audits, including tax returns and financial audits across all locations
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
- 7+ years of progressive experience in Accounting
- 2+ years of people management experience
- NetSuite experience required
- Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- Strong knowledge of GAAP and financial reporting
- Highly Proficient in Microsoft Excel
- Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills
- Exceptional attention to detail and ability to translate details into actionable responses
- Preferred but not required: 2+ years experience in managed property accounting, knowledge of lease accounting (ASC 842); familiarity with Bill.com, Expensify and/or RAMP
What We Offer: We strongly value creating an environment where our employees are healthy and happy. Because of this, we are committed to generous benefits including:
- Health benefits for individual:
- Dental and vision are covered 100%
- Medical is covered 100% for two different plans (UHC) or a tiny premium for PPO
- 401K Plan Options
- Company paid long and short term disability and life insurance
- Vacation time, sick time and paid holidays
- Paid parental leave
- Job training opportunities, learning and professional development
Are you ready to join a dynamic and fast-paced start-up? Saltbox is excited to offer a full-time position with a base salary range of $145,000 - 165,000 plus equity. We understand that each individual brings unique skills and experiences to the table, which is why our salary ranges are tailored to the role, level, and location of the job.
Come join us! Our mission is to make logistics approachable, accessible, and efficient for all. Check out what human-centric logistics means to our members.