Manager – Accounting
Posted on 3/3/2023
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance and/or Business (Commerce)
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • 7+ years of relevant experience, with at least 3 years of Big 4 public accounting firm experience
  • Experience with NetSuite or another large-scale accounting system
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and internal controls
  • Experience managing a team
  • Strong Microsoft excel skills
  • Must have strong written and oral communications skills
  • Excellent organization skills and can handle multiple projects in a fast-paced, high growth environment. Comfortable navigating uncertainty; embraces change; and approaches work with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Extremely detail oriented but possesses an understanding of the "big picture.” We are looking for someone who is a critical thinker and who likes to solve problems
  • Disciplined self-starter and team player with the ability to work collaboratively with people at all levels of the organization
  • Possesses passion, energy, and enthusiasm to drive results, action oriented
  • Strong systems knowledge, including the ability to quickly learn new systems and can identify ways to automate processes
  • Commitment to values of integrity, accountability, and transparency
  • Must have the ability to approach problem solving proactively and creatively in order to execute multiple tasks and adhere to strict deadlines
  • Manage the month, quarter, and year-end close procedures for the general ledger team, including review of journal entries, account reconciliations and analysis of results
  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations for more complex areas of accounting
  • Lead, mentor and provide support to a team of two senior accountants, one staff accountant, and oversee the global accounts payable team
  • Partner closely with external auditors and be the key point of contact for general ledger PBC requests, including pulling complex support, answering questions, assessing deficiencies, and leading process walk-throughs
  • Oversee the Accounts Payable team and ensure that the procure-to-pay process controls are being met, invoice coding is accurate, and working with the procurement manager and accounts payable supervisor to remediate any process gaps
  • Create operational and process efficiencies, including documentation of policies and procedures, to help the accounting team scale their operations and close the books more efficiently, while ensuring financial reporting accuracy and controls are maintained
  • Lead critical accounting software implementations to automate month end financial reporting close processes to close the books faster and more efficiently while also improving the quality, accuracy, and controls which integrate between our systems and accounting processes
  • Proactively identify issues and areas for improvement within the close process and implement process improvements. Be a key leader on the accounting team who partners cross-functionally to achieve objectives
  • Research technical accounting issues and perform analysis as needed working in tandem with the Director of Accounting and/or the Director of SEC Reporting Manager to implement new technical accounting standards
  • Other ad hoc projects as assigned by the Director, Accounting
Desired Qualifications
  • Mix of start-up and public company experience preferred; IPO experience is a plus

501-1,000 employees

Nationwide car rental marketplace
Company Overview
Turo is a car rental marketplace where travelers can book any car they want, wherever they want it, from a nationwide community of local car owners. Turo's mission is to reinvent the car rental experience and put the world's one billion cars to better use.