Conexus - Los Angeles, CA

Position: Controller
Location: Downtown LA
Industry: Rapidly growing Startup

Located in downtown LA, our client is a high-growth, renewable energy startup. In 2018, the company was honored as a recipient of the Bloomberg New Energy Pioneers Award.

As the Controller you will:

  • Lead all Accounting operations, including managing and ensuring timely and accurate monthly, quarterly, and annual financial-statement close and reporting
  • Partner with the CFO and executive leadership on accounting implications of all key initiatives
  • Manage and protect the Company’s financial and capital assets
  • Ensure that the financial reporting and policies are consistently maintained in accordance with IFRS and local statutory requirements as well as the requirements of other applicable regulatory bodies
  • Work with CFO and FP&A to prepare internal and external financial reporting for management team reviews, board meetings, and investor presentations
  • Apply a combination of broad managerial skills, business analytics and technical knowledge to negotiate, acquire, and deploy systems and services that improve the effectiveness and efficiencies of accounting functions across the enterprise
  • Recruit, develop, and retain a strong Accounting team capable of effectively scaling with the business' growth

    What you’ll bring:

  • 12+ years of professional experience
  • A CPA (active or inactive status), and a minimum of three years of public accounting experience followed by progressive levels of responsibility in “in-house” Accounting roles
  • Experience building out and scaling accounting processes and procedures
  • Experience with implementing and using multiple ERP systems preferred
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and technical accounting
  • Experience in high-velocity startups
  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal, with strong presentation skills

    What they offer:

  • Great company culture that is evolving
  • A company product that is impacting our environment is a positive way
  • A fast-paced-high-growth work environment in a great location in DTLA
  • Competitive base salary plus bonus

Posted On: Saturday, July 13, 2019

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