Controller
Posted on 3/25/2024
VergeSense

51-200 employees

Spacial intelligence platform
Company Overview
VergeSense's mission is to transform the built world by unlocking the potential of every space to foster connection, inspiration, and sustainability. VergeSense is the leading spatial intelligence platform trusted by fiscally savvy, employee-first companies across the world.
Data & Analytics
Real Estate
B2B

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$82.6M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

41%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
NetSuite
CategoriesNew
Auditing
Financial Controller
International Accounting
Accounting
Requirements
  • 10+ years of accounting experience including 5+ years of experience managing a team of finance and accounting professionals
  • NetSuite (specifically ARM), SFDC, and/or Avalara experience
  • Must have experience with managing the scope, timelines, and technical accounting aspects of a Big 4 Audit
  • First-year audit experience and prior work experience as an Auditor preferred
  • Strong SaaS model experience is required, with knowledge and understanding of traditional SaaS metrics
  • Experience with managing inventory and overseeing cost accounting preferred
  • Strongly preferred, Big-4 auditing experience
  • Experience with implementing technical accounting guidelines, such as ASC 606, 842, 730, etc., and comfort with the preparation of technical memos
  • Deep understanding of and experience in financial reporting, establishing internal controls, and audit readiness/execution
  • International business experience including regulatory compliance and inter-company consolidations
  • Observant, accurate, and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
  • Self-starter that seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
  • Excellent analytical, reasoning, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong emotional intelligence (EQ), empathetic with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization (verbal, written, and listening)
  • Experience managing a team of professionals, providing leadership, and fostering an environment of teamwork and professional growth
  • Ability to foster strong cross-functional relationships and build trusting relationships
  • Hands-on professional who excels at both strategy and execution
  • Strong Excel and Google application experience experience
  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA preferred
Responsibilities
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the accounting department of 5+, ensuring a standard level of internal controls, audit procedures, and techniques are applied
  • Ensure that the organization’s financial records are maintained in compliance with organizational policies and GAAP
  • Prepare for, coordinate, and lead the annual audit process with a big-4 firm including being the liaison between external auditors and key stakeholders
  • Lead a high-quality and timely monthly/quarterly close process
  • Ensure timely billing, cash collections, and preparation of weekly and monthly cash-flow reports and projections
  • Work closely with the Revenue Operations team to manage the quote-to-cash business process, revenue recognition, and commissions under ASC 606 and company policies
  • Ensure proper controls and accounting procedures are documented and effective
  • Monitor and control inventory balances and activity with third-party manufacturers
  • Oversee regulatory reporting of tax and compliance items and ensure that sales tax reports, payroll taxes, income taxes, tax credits, and annual reports and tax returns are timely and accurately filed in all applicable geographies
  • Ensure compliance on an international basis as the company expands outside of the US into foreign locations
  • Review organization payroll, monthly/quarterly account reconciliations, and other filings to ensure compliance
  • Communicate Accounting priorities and processes cross-functionally