Senior Accountant - Part-Time - GoShare Careers/Hiring

Join Our Team as a Senior Accountant

Job Description:

Make an impact with a fast-growing tech startup company!

We are looking for a part-time Senior Accountant to oversee our accounting function. You will report to our part-time CFO and work hand-in-hand with GoShare’s operations team based in San Diego California.

Success in the role of Senior Accountant will be ownership and iterating on the following:

Accounting Close + Processing – Own all aspects of GoShare’s accounting close, accounts payable, and accounts receivable. Implementing systems and processes in an effort to manage cash flow and present financials to management in a reduced time frame. Perform analysis to validate accounting data within the financials. Create a best-in-class process that optimizes for time and quality of output and relies on automation and technology in place of manual entry. Ensure GAAP compliance.

Financial Visibility – Create financial visibility for the CEO and board of directors through reporting and analysis of actuals vs. budget. Measure performance against the plan and measure financial indicators to inform management decisions.

Fiscal Compliance – Coordinate tax compliance and filings including state and federal income tax. Ensure timeliness in process and limit the number of unexpected comments via diligent adherence to GAAP compliance. Build treasury relationships and manage liquidity. Create and enforce accounting policies and procedures.

Accounting Platforms – Work with the tech and operations teams to implement tools and systems that automate accounting functions while increasing quality of information – AR, AP, Expenses, Accruals, etc. Potential opportunity to lead the transition from QuickBooks to an integrated ERP solution (NetSuite, etc.)

You may work in our San Diego office, or remotely within the USA. If working from home, you must have access to a reliable internet connection and working computer. This role is not eligible for US visa sponsorship.

The office is currently closed due to COVID precautions. Option to work in the office will be available in the future, or you may choose to remain remote.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Experience with QuickBooks and other ERP systems (NetSuite preferred) as well as other accounting applications for expense reimbursement, accounts payable, payroll, etc.
  • Analysis experience with effective excel skills, including experience quickly analyzing financial results and providing recommendations
  • Self-starter, proactive, ability to prioritize and shift focus with ease and flexibility.
  • Confident self-manager, self-learner and can run autonomously without much direction.
  • Extremely detail-oriented, diligent, and thorough.
  • Confidence to speak up when you see threats to the business and are not afraid to disagree and manage up to executives.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and communication skills with internal and external partners.
  • Start-up and/or high-growth company experience is a plus but not a requirement.
  • Public accounting experience and/or CPA is a plus but not a requirement.

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years in an accounting role where you’ve touched all aspects of accounting, financial reporting, and related systems, inclusive of the monthly close process
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field

About Us:

Our mission is to organize the world’s trucks to make them more accessible and useful. Our vision is to build the largest marketplace of trucks, vans & delivery professionals in the world.

Our team is smart, hardworking, and shares a sense of compassion for helping people. Our headquarters in San Diego supports our global team of employees, contractors, and delivery professionals. We believe in collaboration, respect, and fairness when it comes to working with people. 

As an economic empowerment platform, GoShare enables thousands of entrepreneurs to manage their delivery business and provide critical delivery services to regional communities. GoShare has served more than 75,000 customers including small, medium, and enterprise businesses since 2015. 

Our proprietary software is used to create seamless delivery and moving experiences. We specialize in transporting big and bulky cargo including furniture, mattresses, electronics, automotive parts, industrial supplies, building materials, and more. 

GoShare is a licensed broker with the department of transportation, DOT # 3222813

GoShare has offices in San Diego, CA and Fortaleza, Brazil.

Our story has been featured in major news outlets across the country including CBS, NBC, ABC, Fox, LA Times, Forbes, San Diego Union-Tribune, and many more. See press coverage.

GoShare is an EvoNexus graduate and has been recognized as a “Most Promising Venture” from The University of Delaware 4 years in a row.

Hours: Part-Time

Locations: San Diego, CA or Work From Home

You must have access to a reliable internet connection and a working computer to work from home.

Updated: August 26, 2021

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