Senior Manager


Posted on 4/26/2024

Aurora Solar

Aurora Solar

501-1,000 employees

Cloud-based solar design and sales software

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics


Remote in USA

Required Skills
Financial analysis
  • Management experience in hiring, inspiring, developing, and retaining a successful team
  • 8+ years of relevant experience in accounting and 4+ years of people management
  • In-depth knowledge of US GAAP, financial statements, and SaaS accounting best practices
  • History of working in a high-growth startup, preferably at a software company
  • Proficiency in evaluating, implementing, and improving Accounting tools and systems
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to partner effectively across functions and levels throughout the company
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy, coupled with a big-picture strategic understanding
  • Ability to manage ambiguity, and multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Reliability, systematic approach, and ability to identify issues and drive timely and accurate resolution
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Plan and implement the accounting close process and related activities to ensure compliance with US GAAP and internal financial policies while adhering to a close timeline
  • Supervise complex accounting processes, such as software development, allocations, stock-based compensation, commission capitalization, intercompany and consolidation
  • Manage the end-to-end payroll process, benefits accounting, and quarterly and annual payroll tax filings
  • Responsible for the direct oversight and management of all Accounts Payable functions including expense reporting and accruals
  • Review all monthly corporate accounting and payroll journal entries and reconciliations
  • Provide insightful financial analysis, identify unusual variances, and take corrective actions both for P&L and Balance sheet every month
  • Assists with annual audits including financial statement audits, 401K audits, and any other statutory reporting requirements
  • Lead and mentor the accounting team, providing guidance, training, and performance evaluations
  • Leverage technology to build scalable/sustainable processes to create efficiencies, streamline accounting operations, and improve the employee experience
  • Develop, implement, and enforce accounting policies and procedures that will improve the overall operations and reduce risks of the business
  • Establish strong relationships with cross-functional peers
  • Contribute to building the technical infrastructure and control environment to support the company’s hyper-growth

Aurora Solar provides cloud-based software for optimizing solar design, sales, and project delivery, utilizing AI to generate precise and customizable solar designs using only an address and electric bill.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical, dental, & vision plans


Fully remote

Parental leave

Wellness benefits

WFH stipends