Accounting Manager


San Francisco, CA, US

Layer Inc. is looking for an Accounting Manager to develop and execute accounting procedures to bring our accounting in-house. You will be the first in-house accountant for Layer Inc. and oversee significant responsibility in establishing our accounting practices for a rapidly growing startup. The role is based at our San Francisco headquarters near Cal-Train and reports directly to our COO.

You will be hands-on in all aspects of accounting and finance for the company from processing payments to generating financial reports for the board. You will be responsible for creating procedures and processes to aid in achieving our financial targets and goals and increase operating cash flow. Your contribution will help us develop stronger financial instincts as a company and therefore make smarter and more informed decisions.

We are looking for someone who is highly analytical and meticulous. You should be passionate about instituting best practices, creating efficiency, and constantly improving our tools, systems, and processes. Layer Inc. prides itself in providing an excellent experience for customers, partners, and vendors--and someone who can embody this ideal no matter the function will enjoy working here. This is a new role in the company and your experience and frameworks will be used to develop the position allowing for future growth opportunities.

Your responsibilities will include:

Process Accounts Payable and manage vendor payments
Reconcile Merchant Accounts for payments
Conduct full cycle month-end close cycle, including but not limited to Bank reconciliations, credit card reconciliations, and all other balance sheet accounts
Manage order-to-cash process
Prepare monthly financial statements, BVA analysis, and forecast
Complete all compliance and tax filings
Implement operational procedure to streamline process and create controls
Things we look for include:

4-6 years experience in GAAP accounting
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
Experience with QuickBooks,, Expensify, Microsoft Excel, Google Apps
Experience in SaaS
Highly detail oriented and excellent organizational skills
CPA strongly preferred

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