Solly Baby: Senior Accounting Manager / Controller (Hybrid Or Remote)

Solly Baby
Washington Navy Yard, DC
Jan 26, 2022
Jan 29, 2022
Full Time
WHO WE AREAt Solly Baby, closeness is what matters. The power of touch, the strength in being together, the comfort given just by being near, and that the most enduring relationships are not only in love but in experiencing life together. We believe our infant wraps bring you closer to your little one, physically and emotionally, while simultaneously giving you the freedom and comfort to take on daily life. We believe in doing the small things with great love.We take the time to put extra thought into everything we do. We show up for every customer like they are our only customer and we delight in going above and beyond.We keep it simple.We dont do all the things, we do the essential things with excellence.If something isnt working or isnt aligned with the brand values, we eliminate it, no matter how far along we are in the process.We show love and respect for each other and every customer. No one is above taking out the trash.This is our one and only life.We choose to be here.WHAT WERE LOOKING FORAt Solly Baby, we are looking for a very hands-on, thoughtful and insightful Sr. Accounting Manager / Controller who is looking to tell the brands story through the numbers, while helping write the next chapter. Solly Baby is at an exciting inflection point and needs contributors that have helped a brand scale to the next phase in the business maturity lifecycle.Partnering with the CEO, the Sr. Accounting Manager / Controller will be responsible for building and maintaining the integrity of the companys financial records and systems, while establishing and enforcing proper accounting methods, policies, controls, and principles.This person will be responsible for building out the accounting & finance functions, ensuring that the company has an accurate understanding of where its been in order to make sound decisions on where it will go. This role leads the execution and reporting to internal and external parties and works closely with business partners to support a fast-growing, omni-channel baby products brand.This role has tremendous growth opportunities in both accounting & finance, for candidateswith the right work ethic and attitude.BASIC REQUIREMENTSManage day-to-day accounting operations, including inventory management, AR & AP, GL management, billings, vendor setup, banking activities, etcManage the month-end close process with the goal of achieving a 7-day closePerform various reconciliations, ensuring GL balances are accurate and foot to sub-ledgers and lead schedules; reconcile order-to-cashcollection, ensuring cash receipts on all ordersPrepare weekly, monthly, and annual budgets, forecasts, LRPs, and variance analysesDevelop and maintain cash forecasts, ensuring that the company has the necessary liquidityAudit, develop, implement, and maintain internal policies, controls, processes & procedures, systems, etc, to streamline operational efficiencies and comply with GAAP standardsPrepare and lead the company through external financial audits, thoroughly understanding how the results and conclusions impact the businessOversee payroll & benefits administrationfor a company with employees in multiple statesManage federal, state, and local government regulatory & compliance, tax preparation, reporting, and filing requirementsAssist with board material preparation, communication, and ad hoc analysesNON-NEGOTIABLE REQUIREMENTSYou welcome rolling up your sleeves. The company will utilize an outsourced accounting firm part-time, but you will be required to get down and dirty. See last line in Who We Are.You have experience interacting with investors and boards, and pride yourself in being prepared to clearly articulate the detailed variances and drivers in company performanceYou have significant experience managing inventory and cost of goods soldYou have experience preparing for and managing external financial auditsResults-driven, positive, but realistic attitudeKEY QUALIFICATIONSBachelors in Accounting or Finance required; Masters in Accounting preferred8+ years of progressive experience in full-cycle accounting requiredAdvanced understanding of GAAP standards and reporting requiredExperience interfacing and presenting to investors and board of directors preferredCPG and omni-channel (wholesale, DTC, and Amazon) experience preferredExperience working with QuickBooks and Shopify preferredCPA and/or top 15 accounting firm experience preferredBENEFITSOther than working with super cool people and offering super cool products, Solly Baby offers or will offer:Hybrid work model, but open to fully-remote candidatesHealth insuranceUnlimited vacationFree office snacksBig discount on products!At Solly Baby, most local team members work a hybrid work week spending 3 days in-office and 2 days remote.This is subject to be modified based on health safety, projects, schedules, needs of the business, and performance. Solly Babys company culture is focused on excellence, while fostering creativity and collaboration.