Senior Accountant

| Santa Monica

Overview:

Currency is dedicated to disrupting e-commerce by designing financial technology that unlocks the free flow of capital and opportunity for our customers through our revolutionary POS platform. Based on the West Coast, we are one of the fastest growing fintech firms thanks largely to our vision and our diverse, collaborative and talented teams. We are looking for motivated and passionate individuals looking to innovate and disrupt the fintech industry and have some fun doing it.

Who you are:

You will be responsible for handling many day-to-day and month-end tasks within the accounting department; including account reconciliations, data entry, and management of accounting systems. You will be responsible for maintaining required and appropriate internal controls on a day-to-day basis, including adherence to the COSO framework.

This position is a key member of the corporate accounting and finance team. You will work collaboratively with other departments throughout the company. This position also requires a great deal of independent thinking and analytical skills to allow for a high level of problem-solving capabilities, as well as the ability to research and conclude on the treatment for complex technical accounting matters.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare accurate, timely journal entries in accordance with our established schedule and with input from the rest of the accounting department
  • Work closely with the Lead Senior Accountant on day-to-day, month-end, quarterly, and year-end activities, as well as special projects, as needed
  • Assume responsibility for various aspects of the monthly and quarterly closes, including compilation and recording of journal entries, account reconciliations, and variance analyses
  • Perform the review of various month-end financial management reports and investigate variances and issues identified
  • Prepare and/or assist with assembling the schedules for the year-end audit, including facilitation of external audit requests
  • Research complex technical accounting matters and work with the Lead Senior Accountant to conclude on the appropriate treatment; and, prepare memos to document accounting positions/treatments
  • Assist in various intercompany activities and be responsible for the processing and review of key subsidiary account activity
  • Play a key role in general process improvements including formal documentation of the Company’s key financial accounting processes (e.g. revenue recognition, treasury, accounts payable, expenses, and payroll)

Requirements:

  • Strong understanding of accounting theory
  • Proactive with a self-directed approach and the ability to think creatively and learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to multitask, strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization
  • Experience with Sage, Sage Intacct or Acumatica preferred
  • Experience in maintaining schedules and close documentation is a must
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting, Business Administration or Finance
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and excellent verbal and written skills
  • 2-4 years of progressive accounting experience, including at least 2 years in public accounting at a large national firm or reputable regional firm
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license/certification preferred

Perks and Benefits:

We have created a company culture complete with:

  • Flexible paid time off
  • Casual dress code
  • Office happy hours
  • Team sports
  • Trips to Las Vegas, Palm Springs, etc...
  • Continuous professional development

As a result, our employees are excited to come to work in the morning and grow personally, financially, and professionally.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
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    • JavascriptLanguages
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    • ReduxLibraries
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    • MongoDBDatabases
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    • SageCRM
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    • MarketoLead Gen

Location

We are located right in Santa Monica with access to bars, restaurants & local transit. Plus our HQ has beautiful 360° views of the beach and downtown!

An Insider's view of Currency Capital

What are some social events your company does?

There are so many opportunities to get to know the people who make Currency awesome. We do frequent happy hours, birthday celebrations in the office, and company-wide offsite retreats!

Steve

Sr. Technical Recruiter

What unique initiatives do you have that encourage innovation?

To celebrate our employee's milestones, we deliver experiential rewards that allow you to challenge your comfort zones, indulge your passions, and help you experience new things – just like we’re doing at Currency everyday. Whether you go skydiving or to the spa we hope you'll return inspired to take on new challenges with fresh perspective!

Allyson

Head of People

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Currency has offered me the extraordinary opportunity to not only build my own career, but be part of growing our company from 20 employees to 200. Starting out in recruiting, I was able to help build all of the teams here at Currency and evolved my role into a strategic Chief of Staff. I appreciate the mobility Currency has given me and others.

Jordan Weber

Chief of Staff

What are Currency Capital Perks + Benefits

Currency Capital Benefits Overview

Rewarding work and great colleagues aren't the only things that make Currency a great place to work. Our employees enjoy flexible paid vacation, competitive compensation, casual dress, office happy hours, team sports, and memorable offsite team bonding activities.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Acme Co. provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Core hours, Flexible start and end times.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Employees receive 48 hours per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings weekly.
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Customized development tracks
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