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Job Opening: Accountant

Startup Genome is looking for an accountant to track cash flows, do financial planning, and analyze the company's financial strengths and weaknesses.
Startup Genome
on June 07, 2024

Startup Genome is looking for an accountant to track cash flows, do financial planning, and analyze the company's financial strengths and weaknesses.

Objectives

  • Take responsibility for all cash management, investments, insurance, budgeting, and financial reporting
  • Coordinate development of annual operating, capital, and program budgets, as well as reporting for the same
  • Ensure cash flow is compatible with operations by overseeing day-to-day accounting, recording, reporting, and internal-control activities of the organization
  • Develop and implement best practices and tools to ensure a well-controlled yet flexible organization that has strong fiscal management, project coordination, cross-team communications, and workflows


Responsibilities

  • Work with senior managers to efficiently develop budget proposals, provide access to project finance information, and ensure contract compliance and reporting
  • Monitor business performance with tracking tools, establish corrective measures as needed, and prepare detailed reports for earnings calls, management team, and rest of company
  • Manage finance personnel and oversee financial IT systems, ensuring compliance with relevant regulatory entities (ex: Financial Accounting Standards Board, Internal Revenue Service, state attorneys general)

Required skills and qualifications

  • Three or more years of experience
  • English verbal, written, and visual communication skills
  • Understanding of advanced accounting, regulatory issues, and tax planning

Preferred skills and qualifications

  • Degree (or equivalent experience) in accounting, business accounting, or finance
  • Professional certification (e.g., Certified Public Accountant)

Quick Facts

  • Location: Flexible & work from anywhere. Preference given to Delhi, India where we have an office for occasional group meetings.
  • Experience: At least three years in a related role
  • Compensation: Competitive, based on experience, skills
  • Reporting to: JF Gauthier, CEO


How to Apply

Please send a brief cover letter stating your motivation in applying for the position and your resume or CV to contact@startupgenome.com.


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