Assistant Controller

Posted on 3/22/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Online wholesale marketplace for independent retailers

Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning
Real Estate
Consumer Goods


San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • 10+ years of experience in senior accounting leadership roles, spanning both public companies and late-stage startups
  • CPA with a deep understanding of US GAAP and public company reporting requirements
  • Experience working at a hyper-growth startup; preferably a marketplace
  • Have dealt with complex revenue reconciliations
  • Experience with NetSuite, Zip, and Workiva
  • Strong ability to navigate through challenges, multiple tasks, take ownership, and deliver to commitment
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion
  • Ability to motivate and influence all levels of management
  • Oversee core general ledger, payroll, technical, and platform teams
  • Manage vital relationships with external auditors, technical accounting advisory, and strategic partners
  • Lead month-end close and PCAOB financial audits
  • Provide guidance and prepare technical accounting memos on critical positions
  • Assist in implementing SOX controls and procedures, gearing towards an IPO
  • Partner with Finance on planning, management reporting, and treasury management
  • End to end management of complex cross functional projects
  • Remove obstacles for team leads and enhance processes and efficiencies
  • Foster opportunities for the development and advancement of team members in order to enhance retention

Faire provides an online wholesale marketplace that empowers independent retailers with technology-driven solutions, including data analysis and machine learning. These tools enhance product discovery and sales efficiency, enabling retailers to compete more effectively on a global scale. By prioritizing technological advancement and data-driven strategies, this company fosters a culture of innovation and continuous improvement, which makes it a stimulating workplace for those passionate about leveraging technology to solve real-world business challenges.

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Time off

Parental leave

Daily mindfulness

Annual learning grant

Thoughtfully designed spaces

Fitness & wellbeing benefits

Mental health benefits

Charitable matching

Career planning