Remote accounting Jobs in February 2020

6 Remote accounting Jobs in February 2020

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  • Software Development (1)

    • 1 month ago

      We're currently extending our tribe and are looking for an experienced front end developer that loves crafting beautiful web and mobile apps. If you're looking for a position where you can work in a friendly but highly effective team, contribute directly to product development and really make a difference in the business (and be rewarded for it) we should talk!


      Your background:

      • You have a Bsc/MsC in computer Science, mathematics or any other degree or experience that demonstrates highly analytical skills

      • You've got a successful experience working for a startup

      • You've helped your team build a great B2B/SaaS (rather complex) product and can demonstrate your direct contribution in achieving this

      Your skills:

      • 4-6 years experience designing and developing web and mobile apps with at least 2 years experience working with our technology stack (e.g. html5/CSS3, Angular JS, React JS)

      • You can demonstrate very strong design skills applied to SaaS products

      • You’re very good at understand business customers problems and you're pretty creative at finding solutions to solve them.

      • You own your features from A to Z and can ship the features expected with clean code, quickly.

      • You understand the importance of customer analytics and are familiar with the tools and techniques to analyse customer behaviour and improve product UI.

      • You're very comfortable with customer facing interactions (e.g. customer feedback or ideation sessions, demos)

      Personality traits we’ll be looking for:

      • You've got tons of curiosity

      • You learn insanely fast and adapt to change easily

      • You've demonstrated grit, tenacity to achieve challenging goals (personal and/or at work)

      • High EQ: you communicate well and can get along with all our team members (rather they're in product or growth parts of the business)

      • You have strong work ethic and are autonomous


      • Experience with finance/accounting, CRM or other B2B data-rich apps

      • You speak another foreign language (e.g. French, German, Spanish, Italian)


      We believe a small team of rock stars can accomplish at least 10x more than an average team so we recruit very selectively and for the right candidate our salary/compensation package can be pretty competitive. We also offer flexible/remote working conditions however team get-togethers are required from time to time, especially during your onboarding (expect somewhere fun in South Europe, but that's a surprise!), so you need to be opened to travel on a regular basis.

      PLEASE NOTE: We currently accept remote work only from the UK and Europe.

  • Customer Support / Customer Success (1)

    • About Us:

      Airbase is the first all-in-one spend management platform that provides companies unparalleled control and visibility into every dollar spent. Finance teams deserve a solution that eliminates the tedious work involved in managing spend and allows them to focus on being strategic partners to the rest of the business. We do that by replacing the multiple systems typically used to manage spend with a single platform that handles every workflow including expense approvals and payments (physical cards, virtual cards, ACH, check), while also automating away the bulk of spend-related accounting. Learn more about why innovative companies like Gusto, Segment, Doximity, Getaround, Netlify, and more trust Airbase at

      About the Job:

      We're looking for someone who will be the point-of-contact of Airbase customers for questions and issues raised through phone and online. Experience with performing phone and online response, troubleshooting, and resolution is required.

      • Provide phone and online support to Airbase customers
      • Gather detailed information on the question/issue raised to determine how to best provide assistance to the customer.
      • Troubleshoot the issue raised to determine if this is a bug, defect, enhancement, etc.
      • Work with Customer Success, Product, and Engineering departments to ensure fast turnaround and provide quality service to Airbase customers.

      Skills/Experience Required
      • Confident and can effectively communicate both in oral and written English
      • At least three (3) years experience in providing phone and online customer support
      • Has knowledge and experience in Procure to Pay and General Ledger processes
      • Has knowledge and experience in ERP and accounting software packages
      • Excellent customer orientation skills
      • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and analytical skills
      • Self-sufficient and self-driven

      Nice to Haves
      • Holds a degree in Accounting
      • Has prior work experience in an accounting and finance capacity
      • Knowledge and experience in NetSuite is an advantage
      • Knowledge and experience in using Salesforce, Zendesk, or any other customer support management tool is a plus
      We offer competitive cash compensation. We're a remote team and are happy to work with candidates from anywhere in the world.
  • Marketing / Sales (2)

    • Remote

      We are looking to hire a Financial Analyst for our Financial Planning & Analysis team. The successful candidate will work directly with members of our senior leadership team to set plans, derive goals, and collaborate effectively with teams to achieve them. We’re looking for a detailed oriented self starter who can juggle multiple projects and is excited by building processes that scale.


      • Plan the wholistic financial trajectory of the business. Work with senior leaders across functional groups to instrument the business. Determine key metrics and measure how resources will be deployed to achieve them.

      • Oversee the company’s financial health and drive monthly reporting packages. Provide ongoing communication and collaboration with business partners. Surface the performance of our key financial and operational metrics to our senior leadership team and the Board.

      • Embrace new information and proactively look for ways to better understand our business performance. Utilize new information to help improve visibility and forecasting.

      • Bachelor in Accounting or Finance preferred; MBA a plus

      • 3-5 years of relevant work experience, preferably at a leading investment bank or fast growing SaaS business.

      • Significant experience with sophisticated financial modeling. Direct company FP&A experience is a plus.

      • Ability to turn large data sets into meaningful insights. Ability to code using SQL is a plus.

      • Solid understanding of the key drivers of a SaaS business.

      • Proactive thinker looking to build processes that scale.

      • Distill and simplify complex financial concepts for all audiences.

      • Build trust and effectively collaborate cross functionally.

      The compensation calculator for this role can be found here.

    • Finance Business Unit Director

      The Finance Director for an Automattic Business Segment is a highly visible role that includes frequent interaction with C-level leaders, business and operational executives, and other key internal and external stakeholders. As a leader within the Finance team, this role’s overarching charter includes FP&A business support in delivering relevant and insightful analysis that enables effective decision-making. 

      This role has responsibility for developing a comprehensive understanding of all key business drivers and sophisticated financial models which will enable you and your team to deliver insightful, value-added analysis. The ability to meld operational and financial measurement and analytics is paramount.

      The Director will work across businesses, to ensure the finance function supports and facilitates growth and works collaboratively with the entire executive team to set strategic direction and drive enterprise success. 

      We will expect this position to drive significant improvements in processes, systems, and metrics/reporting, with the goal to provide transparency and insight to a complex, growing company. 

      She or he will be heavily engaged in ad hoc analytical and decision-making support including potential partnerships, acquisitions and growth initiatives, marketing analysis, pricing, key investments in LTV, SAC, and other KPI’s relevant to Automattic.

      The Director of FP&A will help to drive, build, and scale the company’s finance organization. You will play a key role in recruiting, developing, and retaining our employee base. You’ll be a catalyst to ensure a positive, learning-based environment conducive to teamwork and problem-solving. 

      This position is an exceptional opportunity to join a dynamic, fast-growing company with an iconic brand and unlimited growth potential. We encourage you to seriously consider Automattic as the next step in your career progression!

      Additional Responsibilities

      • Oversee the creation of reporting packages, in support of providing business partners with timely and insightful summaries, dashboards, and KPI’s of financial results. Highlight results to the leadership team and provide recommended action steps. Prepare financial presentations for the monthly and quarterly board/sponsor update meetings
      • Ownership of an annual budget and 12-month rolling forecast of the P/L, B/S and CF. Organize/conduct management reviews on a regular cadence to drive decisions and actions.
      • Provide leadership and support for a 3 yr business plan, incorporating the financial impacts of company strategies and initiatives to develop models to project, evaluate and quantify scenario planning, investment analysis, and operational variables assessment.
      • Assist in overall business intelligence and data architecture of the company. Focus and oversight of data and systems for scalable and repeatable measurement and analytics.
      • Analyze and extract insights from complex data sets and communicate insights and provide suggestions for action and improvement. 
      • Provide support and analysis on potential partnerships, acquisitions and growth initiatives, including standard financial models and metrics for financial analysis and assessment.
      • Serve as a champion for cost management and waste reduction across the company by leading the development, monitoring, and reporting of key operational metrics and driving processes to improve productivity and efficiency within the businesses and functions. 
      • Build, lead, and maintain an insights-driven, high-performing finance organization to create sustainable value and support the strategic priorities of Automattic. Establish solid working relationships with other leaders in Finance and the Business to facilitate effective best practice, process efficiency and sharing across the company’s matrix organization.
      • Lead and direct work to maintain an effective environment of internal financial controls within the Finance and Accounting organizations.

      Candidate Profile:

      The ideal candidate is an experienced and analytical professional who thrives on building companies and thrives in a fast-paced, evolving environment. This is a pivotal role and a key strategic partner to the executive teams across Automattic. It is critical that this person has spent time in large, complex organizations, is comfortable in a highly visible role, and capable and willing to roll up his/her sleeves and operate at a detailed financial level.

      From a style perspective, the successful candidate will be a change agent and a highly process-oriented individual who can drive change at scale. Cultural fit is critically important and includes trust, professionalism, collaboration, and a bias for action. Demonstrated ability to adjust and adapt. Able to work well under pressure while dealing with multiple competing priorities. Strong work ethic and passion for his/her work. 

      Required Qualifications: 

      • Experience as a corporate or business-unit financial operations leader with demonstrated financial discipline and success in a high-growth, rapidly changing environment.
      • Public company experience ideally coupled with small/high-growth company familiarity (or experience rotating through various finance roles within a company).
      • Strong analytical skills with business acumen and the ability to transition between the strategic and the detailed (expert Excel abilities).
      • Proven ability to lead and motivate teams: achieving organizational focus on key priorities, providing clear direction, delegating, actively communicating and coaching/mentoring.
      • Experience with scale and global complexity, as well as experience supporting growth through new business models and adjacent revenue streams.
      • Recent experience in the Software/SaaS and/or B2C preferred and an understanding of how to forecast and monitor different types of revenue and costs.
      • Strong business and operational orientation and demonstrated track record of close partnership with the senior leaders, strategy, and influencing business decisions.

      To increase your chances of standing out, please address one or all of following in your application:

      • What’s your favorite SaaS metric for a business like Why?
      • Tell us about an interesting analysis problem you’ve worked on. What made it interesting?


      We are the people behind WordPress.comWooCommerceJetpackTumblr, and more. We believe in making the web a better place.

      We’re a distributed company with more than 900 Automatticians in 65+ countries speaking 75+ different languages. Our common goal is to democratize publishing so that anyone with a story can tell it, regardless of income, gender, politics, language, or where they live in the world.


      We’re improving diversity in the tech industry. At Automattic, we want people to love their work and show respect and empathy to all. We welcome differences and strive to increase participation from traditionally underrepresented groups. Our D&I committee involves Automatticians across the company and drives grassroots change. For example, this group has helped facilitate private online spaces for affiliated Automatticians to gather and helps run a monthly D&I People Lab series for further learning. Diversity and Inclusion is a priority at Automattic, though our dedication influences far more than just Automatticians: We make our products freely available and translate our products into and offer customer support in numerous languages. We require unconscious bias training for our hiring teams and ensure our products are accessible across different bandwidths and devices. Read more about our dedication to diversity and inclusion.


      Does this sound interesting? If yes, please send a short email to jobs @ this domain telling us about yourself and attach a résumé as a PDF. Let us know what you can contribute to the team. Include the title of the position you’re applying for and your name in the subject.

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      • Great communication skills. We’re a distributed team, so frequent and clear written communication is a must.
      • Self-driven work ethic. You need to be a self-starter who loves taking initiative and seeing things through to completion.
      • Curiosity and the desire to learn. Our business is changing and growing fast, who knows what will be the skills of tomorrow? Flexibility is key.
      • Ability to Travel. We value those rare occasions when we meet our colleagues in person, and require 2–3 non-consecutive weeks of travel per year, usually by plane.
  • Product (1)

    • About Us

      Airbase is the first all-in-one spend management platform that provides companies unparalleled control and visibility into every dollar spent. Finance teams deserve a solution that eliminates the tedious work involved in managing spend and allows them to focus on being strategic partners to the rest of the business. We do that by replacing the multiple systems typically used to manage spend with a single platform that handles every workflow including expense approvals and payments (physical cards, virtual cards, ACH, check), while also automating away the bulk of spend-related accounting. Learn more about why innovative companies like Gusto, Segment, Doximity, Getaround, Netlify, and more trust Airbase at

      About the Job

      You'll be working closely with the Founder/CEO and the rest of the Airbase product team to define and build the Airbase product. This is an opportunity to have a big impact and define how the product management function evolves as we grow. We're looking for someone who thrives in the very early stages of a company and is self driven.


      • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.

      • You should have worked at a startup or started your own company that shipped a product and generated meaningful revenue.

      • An engineering / technical background that will allow you to reason about product trade-offs and make good choices without significant input from engineers.

      • You should have been a practicing engineer for at least 2 years before becoming a product manager.

      • At least 7-8 years of experience in a Product Management role.

      • You should have a track record of shipping high quality products and features and owning the process end-to-end.

      • Experience building modern web applications.

      • Familiarity with modern UX/UI patterns.

      • Attention to detail - great products are all about the details.

      • Passionate about joining a small team and building a company.

      • Experience managing a team of product managers.

      • Experience owning a large-scoped area of product.

      • Experience of closely working with cross-functional teams outside the product team, such as Customer Success, Marketing, Sales.

      Nice to haves

      • Experience shipping mobile apps.

      • Side projects that help us get a sense for your interests


      1. Identify Problems & Priorities

      - Apply skills from user science, analytics and business acumen to identify customer and user problems.

      - Apply the lens of strategy, user goals and Airbase purpose to prioritize problems to solve.

      2. Communicate

      - Evangelize and communicate the product plan.

      - Apply low fidelity design to present vision for solutions to problems.

      3. Collaborate

      - Collaborate with engineers and designers to arrive at the detailed solutions to problems.

      - Collaborate with Sales and Customer Success to understand and eliminate obstacles to adoption and usage.

      - Work with Marketing to bring new features to life on various communication touch points.

      4. Execute

      - Own the roadmap for one or more parts of the product.

      - Work with engineering and design to plan launch scope.

      - Together with engineering and design, break-down scope into launch iterations.

      5. Team and Practice Health

      - Ensure team health, career development and coaching and mentoring tailored to individual goals.

      - Ensure product practices are followed, apply good judgement when needed to violate them.

      - Help Airbase evolve product practices for increasing scale, efficiency and customer value.

      6. Own Strategy for a Product Area

      - Develop and share your rock solid understanding of customers and the business.

      - Use data to define and articulate goals that will be in line with overall product goals.

      - Align team plans, PMs and Sr. PMs ownership-breakdowns that address product goals.

      We offer competitive cash compensation and very attractive equity. We're a remote team and are happy to work with candidates from anywhere in the world.

  • All others (1)

    • 5 days ago

      At airCFO, we believe that startups are building the future each and every day. For most of our clients, the most limited resource is time. airCFO saves our clients’ time by managing their accounting, tax & finance functions so they can focus on building a successful business. airCFO helps startups build their finance, tax & accounting functions to scale with efficient processes and tools that gives them insight into their financial performance. Our vision is to become the nation’s most respected financial partner for startups -- serving organizations from Silicon Valley to NYC.

      Due to increasing demand for our services, we are hiring Senior Accountants! If you are an Accountant with passionate working with fast growing high-tech startups, if you want to enhance your knowledge and skills working with multiple clients in a variety of industries, come and join our team of accounting and financial professionals.

      What our Senior Accountant do:

      The Senior Accountant is the core of our accounting team ensuring timely and accurate financial deliveries every day. During your tenure as Senior Accountant, you will demonstrate and develop your capabilities in the following areas:

      • Onboarding new clients and getting accounting systems set up

      • Maintaining cloud-based accounting systems to keep client’s day-to-day operation running smoothly

      • Preparing reconciliation schedules, such as: prepaid expenses, fixed assets, accrued liabilities/expenses, deferred revenue

      • Managing multiple client engagements, ensuring clients’ monthly financial packages are delivered timely, accurately, well-presented

      • Preparing tax filings related to W2s/1099s/3921s

      • Assessing client’s financial/accounting processes, propose improvements, and manage implementation of those improvements

      • Conducting monthly call with clients to review financial results, discuss forward-looking financial projections, and offer guidance on accounting matters

      • Managing outsourced functions

      • Working with clients' other external parties, such as auditors and tax advisors to provide necessary support during auditing and year-end tax filing

      • Developing relationships and establishing airCFO as a trusted advisor

      • Working with other service lines in developing an integrated service package


      • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required - Accounting or Finance preferred

      • 2-3 years of experience in corporate accounting, general accounting or financial analysis

      • Familiarity with GAAP and accrual accounting, CPA/CMA certification preferred

      • Strong attention to details

      • Strong written and verbal communication skills

      • Strong Excel skills

      • Solid working knowledge in QuickBooks/Xero is a big plus

      • Demonstrated project management and client relationship management skills

      • Ability to be proactive and in-tune with clients' needs

      We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about managing an accounting advisory team and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

      You'll thrive here if:

      • You’re an independent, initiative problem solver, and critical thinker with an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for tech startups.

      • You won’t rest until our clients are 100% satisfied.

      • You’re not interested in working in a cubicle and you have strong passion in working either at or for a startup.

      • You’re willing to roll up your sleeves and wear different hats when needed.

      • You’re a sponge for learning new things. You'll be exposed to many business models, concepts, and leadership styles; learning that will serve you well no matter where your career takes you.

      What we offer:

      • Flexible working environment. We don’t care where you do your best work - whether that is in the office, at home or in a coworking space. We’re distributed across the US and we’re proud to be able to hire talented individuals regardless of their location.

      • Competitive compensation. We offer competitive compensation package commensurate with your experience and skills.

      • Growth. We are a profitable and growing consulting startup with a proven business model. As we continue to scale, opportunities for growth will arise.

      • Networking and Exposure. With close-knit ties to the Cleveland, Midwest and Silicon Valley startup scenes, you will have the opportunity to work with these companies directly. We have clients all over the country with over 60% of our clients based in Silicon Valley and San Francisco bay area.

      • Event Attendance. Our team attends conferences such as Startup Scaleup, Female Entrepreneur Summit, TechCrunch Disrupt and more from Cleveland to San Francisco. As part of our team, you could join and make lasting connections.

      • Unlimited PTO. We empower our team to be proactive about their personal and professional health by offering Unlimited PTO.

      • Comprehensive Benefits. We offer 401(K), healthcare insurance, dental and vision insurance. We also offer stipends for personal wellness, learning and development, and office setups.

      Additional Details: Applicants will be subject to a background check and employment reference check at the expense to airCFO.


      airCFO is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of airCFO to not discriminate against any job applicant or employee based on age, race, religion, color, handicap, sex, physical condition, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status or any other protected status. This policy includes but is not limited to the following: recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, compensation, selection for training including apprenticeship, layoff, or termination.