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Chief Accounting Officer

Posted on 7/9/2024



5,001-10,000 employees

Cloud-based restaurant management software platform

Consumer Software


Remote in USA

Financial Controller
Financial Planning
  • Public company experience at companies with $10b+ market cap
  • CPA and/or Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Lead all aspects of accounting operations including month-end close, strategic sourcing, procurement & tax strategy, and external reporting (including ESG reporting)
  • Manage, develop, and build an effective global team as company expands
  • Develop a high-quality corporate governance environment, enhance and improve policies and procedures with an eye towards efficiency
  • Lead and drive Audit Committee meetings and agenda, coordinating across the business
  • Lead and refine SOX control environment, partnering across the business where needed, to ensure as business evolves the control framework matures and evolves
  • Develop and maintain relationships with cross functional senior leaders to help proactively plan for, advise and support introduction of new customer products or internal initiatives
  • Partner with CIO to optimize and evaluate road map for financial systems optimization and implementation where applicable
  • Establish and sponsor strong relationships and partnership with finance, with an emphasis on proactive communication across both organizations
  • Drive efficiencies into all aspects of CAO team operations including systems and process with an eye towards shortened close process and efficacy of monthly/quarterly workflow
  • Champion and roll out technology enhancements and ensure team is fully maximizing the potential
  • Manage the accounting budget – establishing the right mix of internal and outside spend and demonstrating innovation in how finance services are delivered
  • Serve on the finance leadership team and collaborate with CFO and fellow leaders on functional and people priorities. Bring to life the team vision to transform the function with technology and the finance skill sets of the future
  • Manage and own relationship with external auditors
  • Ability to balance the company’s values with the realities of being a public company
  • Demonstrated strong communication skills with ability to impact and influence

Toast offers an ideal work environment for individuals passionate about enhancing the hospitality industry through technological solutions. As a leading provider of restaurant-specific cloud-based solutions, the company excels in delivering robust software and hardware systems designed to streamline operations for maximum efficiency and impact. Working at this company means engaging in a dynamic, growing industry while contributing to a suite of products that help restaurants evolve and thrive in the digital age.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



Boston, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Peer Nominated Toastie Awards

Professional Development Reimbursement Program


Unlimited Vacation & Flexible Work Hours

Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage + Wellness Stipend

Commitment to Employee Wellness