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Manager, Technical Accounting

We are seeking a hands-on Manager of Technical Accounting to join our team. We are looking for someone who is highly motivated and organized and has the proven ability to adapt well in a small, fast-paced, entrepreneurial and diverse team. Reporting to the Director of Accounting, you will have significant responsibility for setting accounting policies and establishing new accounting processes

 

What you’ll do

  • Evaluate seller agreements for revenue recognition and other accounting implications and ensure compliance with U.S. GAAP
  • Lead the technical accounting research for significant transactions, such as share-based compensation, capitalized software development costs, financings, and potential mergers and acquisitions
  • Research and evaluate sales tax and VAT reporting requirements for marketplaces
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to understand new business initiatives to identify accounting implications and identify solutions to support the growth of the business and drive financial discipline across the company
  • Prepare comprehensive documentation of the company’s accounting policies and accounting treatment for significant process areas
  • Assist with audit compliance
  • Assist the Director of Accounting with additional technical accounting research and other activities as requested

What you'll bring

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance and active CPA required
  • Minimum 5 years of public accounting experience
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP, including advanced accounting concepts
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Experience in managing and mentoring a team
  • Self-motivated, personable, organized, and a team player
  • Experience using NetSuite or similar ERP systems is a plus

 

 

1stdibs is the world’s largest online luxury marketplace for rare and desirable objects. It has become the go-to source for the world's leading interior designers and consumers to find antiques, furniture, jewelry, vintage fashion and fine art.

Backed by Benchmark Capital, Insight Venture Partners, Index Ventures, Spark Capital and Alibaba, 1stdibs is a unique blend of expert curators and seasoned Internet executives from companies including Amazon, Google, eBay, Mlb.com, PayPal, and Twitter.

1stdibs is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.