Manager, Accounting Technology and Business Processes

San Francisco Permanent USD140,000 - USD180,000
  • Hybrid WFH Opportunity
  • Join a growing team in a fast growing company

About Our Client

Our client is a Fin-Tech company based out of San Francisco looking to find someone to help bridge the gap between Technology and Accounting teams. The Manager, Accounting Technology and Business Process will serve as a principal team member of the AFSS team and will closely partner with Accounting and Finance groups as it relates to digitization of business processes. This will be a hybrid role reporting into the VP Technology, Finance & Business.

Job Description

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Description

As the Manager, Accounting Technology and Business Processes you'll be responsible for the following:

  • Collaborating with Accounting and Finance teams in defining and implementing future state functional processes
  • Defining leading Accounting and Finance data models, collaborating on software selection, technical architecture, and implementation initiatives
  • Continuous identification of improvement opportunities through data collection, cross-team collaboration, or external research of leading practices
  • Defining quantitative or qualitative "case for change" validating the need for improvement opportunities
  • Defining solution options ranging from "quick wins" to large transformative initiatives
  • Identifying and analyzing data needs, propose and implement solutions
  • Working closely with Accounting teams on identification of pain points and opportunities to reduce or eliminate manual efforts through automation and expanding the usage of full system capabilities and establish/enhance related workflows, including RPAs
  • Researching complex system capabilities and training Accounting team on application use

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Manager, Accounting Technology and Business Processes will have the following qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience of improving Finance and Accounting processes specifically on the Technology side
  • Financial Services or Technology Industry experience preferred
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with Accounting and Finance systems and tools, both operational and reporting systems such as integrated ERP systems and Reporting and Performance Management systems
  • Fundamental understanding of Finance and Accounting principles and foundational knowledge of compliance reporting in Financial Services industry
  • Finance process improvement experience which including fit/gap analysis, opportunity prioritization and end to end solution implementation, and benefit validations across people/process/technology domains
  • Good knowledge of Finance and Accounting business processes and dependencies on Procurement, HR, IT, Internal Audit, and other functions
  • Foundational understanding of SOX compliance requirements or other regulatory requirements in Banking sector is preferred
  • Experience with technology implementation and project management methods
  • Proven experience in synthesizing large amounts of information to key takeaways and insights
  • A bachelor's Degree in Business or Accounting fields is required
  • Professional certifications in the fields of Technology, Accounting or Project Management are a plus

What's on Offer

The successful applicant to the Manager, Accounting Technology & Business Processes will enjoy the following:

  • Base Salary: $140,000 - $180,000
  • Bonus Eligibility
  • Hybrid WFH Schedule
  • PTO
  • Health, Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Additional training and benefits
Contact
Erin McQuillan
Quote job ref
JN-022022-5268992

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
System Accountant
Industry
Financial Services
Location
San Francisco
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Erin McQuillan
Job Reference
JN-022022-5268992