Full-Time

Chief Accounting Officer

Posted on 5/10/2024

AlphaSense

AlphaSense

1,001-5,000 employees

AI-powered market intelligence search platform

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Compensation Overview

$250k - $295kAnnually

+ Performance-based bonus + Equity + Generous benefits program

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Accounting; CPA required.
  • Minimum of 10 years of progressive accounting experience with at least 5 years in a senior leadership role.
  • Public company experience is required; experience working at a high-growth technology or SaaS company is preferred; experience taking a company through an IPO is a major plus!
Responsibilities
  • Strategic Leadership: Lead and oversee the global accounting function, ensuring alignment with the company's strategic objectives and financial goals.
  • Accounting Operations: Manage day-to-day accounting operations, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger, and month-end close processes.
  • Financial Reporting: Oversee the preparation and timely delivery of accurate and comprehensive external and management financial statements in compliance with GAAP and other relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Tax and Treasury Management: Manage global tax strategy, compliance, and reporting. Oversee treasury functions including cash management, forecasting, and investment strategies.
  • Revenue Recognition: Ensure accurate and compliant revenue recognition practices in accordance with ASC 606 and other relevant accounting standards.
  • Team Development: Build, develop, and retain a high-performing global accounting team. Provide leadership, mentorship, and training to foster professional growth and development.
  • Process Optimization: Continuously evaluate and improve accounting processes, systems, and infrastructure to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and scalability.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Collaborate cross-functionally with other departments, including FP&A, Legal, and Operations, to support business initiatives and provide financial insights.
  • Compliance and Controls: Establish and maintain robust internal controls, policies, and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and safeguard company assets.

AlphaSense offers a market intelligence and search platform powered by AI and NLP technology, allowing users to extract insights from millions of documents such as equity research, company filings, event transcripts, and expert calls. The platform enables easy tracking of companies, topics, and industries across a wide range of content, saving time on manual work and facilitating more in-depth analysis.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$770M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

16%

1 year growth

57%

2 year growth

109%
INACTIVE