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Director – Tax & Accounting
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Participate in process optimization, developing and implementing procedural changes and/or processes to improve the tax accounting function
  • Handle special projects including tax audits, transaction structuring, and implementation of tax planning strategies for creators
  • Interact with senior leaders across the organization and will be the liaison to coordinate the flow of information between various functions to ensure high-quality work is conducted and delivered to our clients
  • Possess a collaborative approach to problem-solving and are able to build effective relationships
  • Review tax work from staff and provide feedback, training, and mentoring
  • Navigate in a fast-changing environment while showing high accountability and ownership
  • Facilitate advanced tax research, and resolve complex tax issues
  • Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting with a CPA or EA license. (CPA license is a strong preference)
  • 10+ years of relevant tax experience ideally with a CPA firm, preferably with a mix of public and private industry experience
  • 6+ years of team management experience in leading, scaling, and developing an accounting team
  • Expert tax knowledge in areas such as entity and tax classification structuring with a strong emphasis on S-corporations and being able to help clients understand the benefits
  • Broad tax knowledge in areas such as state tax reporting and withholding
  • Accounting and payroll knowledge for SMBs and high-net-worth individuals
  • Superb communication and presentation skills with a strong executive presence
  • Understanding of cloud-based accounting software platforms
  • Huge opportunity. The creator economy just flew past a $50b milestone despite zero infra for creator banking. It's our race to lose
  • Fascinating problems. We reduce financial risk so creators can take creative risks. The work you do in building a creator bank quite literally impacts contemporary culture
  • The right team. We've worked at the largest investment banks (Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley), investment managers (Blackstone, TPG), and social networks (Instagram). We started this company to leverage our experiences to help creators
  • Culture. We love hanging out with board games, delicious dinners, and brisk hikes as much as we enjoy delving into personal philosophy, management theory, and nitty gritty business details. Don't be afraid to bring yourself to work!
  • Resources and growth. We're well capitalized from top investors like Signal Fire and Union Square Ventures; CEOs from YouTube, Twitter, Wealthfront, and CAA; and investors including Twitch co-founder Kevin Lin, Y Combinator, CRV, and Coatue. We keep a lean team, and this is a rare opportunity to join. You'll learn a lot, build foundational products, and grow as our company scales
Desired Qualifications
  • Fintech/start-up/private industry experience
  • Knowledge of international tax regulations
  • Estate tax planning experience
Karat Financial

11-50 employees

Financial infrastructure & services for creators
Company Overview
Karat Financial's mission is to build financial services for creators. They’re building products that help creators spend less time worrying about finances and operations so they can focus on creating.
  • Flexible & remote work culture
  • Competitive compensation & equity
  • Health, dental, & vision
  • 401k
  • Home office and/or co-working allowance
  • Health & wellness budget
  • Your very own Karat card