Assistant Controller at Slickdeals

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Slickdeals is looking for an Assistant Controller to join the team based in either Los Angeles, CA or Las Vegas, NV (remote work only during COVID-19 pandemic). This is a strategic role responsible for managing and directing the company’s day-to-day accounting functions in a high-growth environment. Fantastic growth opportunity for someone who wants to get in with a well-financed, culture-focused, pre-IPO company.


  • Work closely with the CFO to improve accounting processes. Assist with development and maintenance of internal control structure. Ensure compliance with established controls.
  • Assist with month-end close and other accounting-related processes
  • Perform account reconciliations and analyses, prepare journal entries and review accounting classifications, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Analyze and prepare financial statements, including balance sheets, statements of financial position, and cash flow statement.
  • Assist with identification, documentation, and adherence to the Company's financial policies.
  • Prepare documentation in support of annual audits including interfacing with auditors and responding to questions. Review audit reports and make process changes as appropriate.
  • Coordinate and assist outside tax consultants with preparation of tax provisions and filings.
  • Evaluate new ERP systems for a 2021 implementation.
  • Provide technical accounting support and leadership across the organization, particularly with complex and judgmental areas.
  • Assist with and/or manage ad hoc reporting, analysis, or other projects as assigned.


  • Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
  • Detail oriented, analytical, and accurate.
  • Exceptional communication skills that provide the ability to interact with all levels of the organization with a high customer service orientation.
  • Proficient computer skills specifically PowerPoint and excel.
  • Creative problem solver who anticipates risks and opportunities and maintains a vision for continuous improvement.
  • Should be highly structured, disciplined and organized with an ability to meet deadlines.
  • Work effectively with external experts including attorneys, investment advisors, and risk managers.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • 5-7 years of accounting experience.
  • Internet company experience as well as previous management experience preferred.
  • CPA or CPA candidate.
  • Big four public accounting experience is a plus. 

Work Authorization
Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States.
Slickdeals is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other protected status. Slickdeals will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the "Ban the Box" legislation. We may access publicly available information as part of your application.

Slickdeals does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies and is not responsible for related fees.

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Hollywood, CA 90028

An Insider's view of Slickdeals

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Powering the largest and most trusted deal-sharing community requires our teams to quickly and safely deliver software in real-time. To do this well, we leverage multi-site teams across LA and Vegas, that align around strategic objectives. Our goal is to avoid latent hierarchical decisions and empower our teams to make local necessary decisions.


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What are Slickdeals Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Every year, we host an office-wide volunteer day to give back to our local communities. In 2019, we teamed up with TreePeople, and spent the day caring for the trees at Laurel Canyon Dog Park.
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Slickdeals has a wellness program which includes in-office yoga, in-office fitness classes, self defense classes and massage.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Slickdeals provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes work from home on occasion, as needed.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Slickdeals employees receive between 10 and 18 days per year of paid time off based on years of service.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Winning.Team.Fun means we enjoy getting together outside of work, too. Events are scheduled by individual teams, and the office as a whole, during which we get together for some camaraderie and fun.
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
As part of our Winning.Team.Fun mentality, we also host happy hours from time to time.
We offer employees free parking or commuter assistance, when appropriate.
Pet Friendly
Slickdeals allows employees who have been with the company for a while to bring their (well-behaved) dog to work. It's a great way to have employees be more engaged in their environment.
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Slickdeals offers employees professional development opportunities like onsite training courses and the ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available
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