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Accounting Manager

Weee! Inc
Fremont, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
About Weee!

Weee! is the largest and fastest-growing ethnic e-grocer in the United States, operating in one of the largest underserved categories in retail with affordable access to exciting ethnic food. By partnering with local suppliers, redesigning the value chain and leveraging social buying, Weee! is reshaping the grocery business entirely. You can read more about us on Business Insider, Reuters and TechCrunch.

Weee! is headquartered in Fremont, CA, and is currently available coast to coast with exceptional growth (5x YoY) across geographies, categories and ethnicities. We have raised $800M+ in funding to date from leading investors including Softbank Vision Funds, DST, Blackstone, Tiger Global, Lightspeed Ventures, Goodwater Capital, XVC and iFly. The opportunity now is to join a rocketship as we prepare for the next stage of growth, and an eventual public listing.

About Weee!

Weee! is the largest and fastest-growing ethnic e-grocer in the United States, operating in one of the largest underserved categories in retail with affordable access to exciting ethnic food. By partnering with local suppliers, redesigning the value chain and leveraging social buying, Weee! is reshaping the grocery business entirely. You can read more about us on Business Insider, Reuters and TechCrunch.

Weee! is headquartered in Fremont, CA, and is currently available coast to coast with exceptional growth (5x YoY) across geographies, categories and ethnicities. We have raised $800M+ in funding to date from leading investors including Softbank Vision Funds, DST, Blackstone, Tiger Global, Lightspeed Ventures, Goodwater Capital, XVC and iFly. The opportunity now is to join a rocketship as we prepare for the next stage of growth, and an eventual public listing.

About the Role:

We are looking for an Accounting Manager to supervise, track and evaluate day-to-day activities. Accounting Manager responsibilities include establishing financial status by developing and implementing systems for collecting, analyzing, verifying and reporting information.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the international accounting function responsible for accurate and timely completion of period end close with clearly defined responsibilities, processes, documentation and controls.
  • Prepare and review journal entries, account reconciliations, roll-forwards, P&L and balance sheet flux and variance analysis
  • Lead new accounting initiatives and business processes including the design, implementation and maintenance of key finance and reporting systems, with a focus on scalability and operational efficiency.
  • Advise on local and country-specific accounting and corporate matters, including functional currency considerations, entity setup, intercompany entries, forex matters, statutory filings, etc.
  • Participate in designing and implementing internal controls and documentation.
  • Manage the local statutory audits and compliance needs. Support the broader team in executing quarterly and annual financial statement audits
  • Be part of the team that owns the record to report process. Prepare and present the income statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement of the subsidiary entities as well as participate in preparation of the consolidated financial statements
  • Lead or assist on special projects as needed (e.g. compliance filings, entity set up, system implementation, process memorandum, etc.).
  • Analyze, account, and review for material expense contracts to ensure the vendor spend is properly accounted for in accordance with GAAP and in compliance with Company's internal policies.
  • Review signed arrangements and document any non-standard terms which require separate accounting entries/actions.
  • Maintaining the Company's accounting policies which includes adoption of new accounting standards and updating the Company's accounting policies as disclosed in its financial statements.
  • Responding to technical accounting inquiries from external and internal parties and explaining technical accounting matters and concepts to all levels within the organization.
  • Research and prepare technical accounting memos for transactions with significant judgment.
  • Ensure the integrity of key processes by understanding systems, flow of transactions, internal controls, etc.
  • Be a change agent for implementing new insights and process improvements in an increasingly sophisticated environment
  • Develop staff by managing performance, setting goals, providing ongoing training, and maintaining strong employee relationships

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA or MBA preferred.
  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience with a portion of it being in a supervisory role
  • Thorough knowledge of U.S. GAAP, Advanced computer skills on MS Office, accounting software and databases
  • Excellent verbal and written communication abilities across all level of an organization
  • Strong leadership skills with a dedication to driving and achieving results
  • Knowledge of employee relationship building and performance management techniques
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills. Experience with other financial systems.
  • Experience in SAP, or similar ERP/process system preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and ownership with focus on continuous improvement
  • Proven ability to partner with cross-functional teams, including sales, sales operation, legal, HR, payroll, accounting and finance

Softbank Vision Funds

Weee! Inc

Address

Fremont, CA
USA

Industry

Finance and Insurance

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