VP Accounting & Controller
Posted on 11/30/2023

201-500 employees

Fintech assest management software
Company Overview
Tifin’s mission is to make investing a more powerful driver of financial wellbeing. Tifin builds engaging experiences through powerful AI and investment-driven personalization. The company leverages the combined power of investment intelligence, data science, and technology to make investing a more engaging experience and a more powerful driver of financial wellbeing.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding





Boulder, Colorado

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Boulder, CO, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • 10+ years total CPA experience, with at least 4+ years of public accounting audit experience
  • 5+ years of experience with managing accounting and financial operations, ideally in a startup environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and CPA
  • Experience and strong understanding with GAAP Standards and regulatory requirements
  • Experience with NetSuite
  • High-Level Proficiency in Excel
  • SaaS experience strongly preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent leadership skills and ability to manage both up and down
  • Impeccable analytical and organizational skills
  • Willingness and ability to work at both transactional and strategic levels
  • Self-starter excited about FinTech and eager to join a new team and contribute from day one
  • A local presence in the Boulder/Denver area
  • Responsible for all aspects of accounting, from recording transactions through management reporting and ad-hoc analysis
  • Overseeing General Ledger functions; assure accuracy, timeliness, and conformity with professional accounting standards and best practices in accordance with GAAP
  • Provide leadership and direction to the accounting team, including hiring, training, performance evaluation, and other supervisory responsibilities
  • Reviewing all documentation and contracts in order to develop and improve internal controls
  • Acting as a liaison to external auditing firms, while owning primary responsibility for the Company’s views on technical accounting matters
  • Ensure company investments and transactions receive proper accounting treatment and reporting
  • Working with senior management to ensure internal compliance
  • Build and scale offshore capabilities for transaction processing and other accounting and finance functions
  • Develop and implement effective tax compliance strategies to minimize tax liabilities and ensure compliance with all relevant tax laws and regulations
  • Own establishing SOX controls and documentation
  • Manage monthly close activities for various divisions
  • Provide timely financial reporting and budget analysis to TIFIN and its four operating divisions
  • Identify and own enhancements to accounting software workflows; Utilize and accurately maintain accounting software as a single source of truth
Desired Qualifications
  • Performance linked variable compensation, including equity
  • Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Flexible PTO policy and Company-paid holidays
  • Parental Leave: 12 week paid maternity, 4 week paid paternity leave
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and volunteering opportunities
  • Access to our Chief Mindfulness Officer, including 1:1 personal coaching for executives and rising stars
  • Company sponsored events like Qi Gong, Lunch & Learns, Development Workshops, Dinners, Happy Hours, and more!
  • The ability to make a real impact in an incredibly fast-growing organization