Staff Accountant, Houston, TX, US

Position Staff Accountant

Industry: Services

Employment type: Full Time

Experience: 3 years

Qualification: Degree/Diploma

Location: Houston, TX (Remote), US

Company: Jerry

Description:

Staff Accountant required

About the Opportunity:

We are looking for a highly meticulous and diligent Staff Accountant to join our growing Accounting team. This role will be critical in our day-to-day accounting operations. Reporting to our VP of Finance and working closely with our CFO, you will play a key role in scaling our accounting and finance operations to prepare for an eventual IPO.

How you will make an impact:

  • Manage sections of our month-end close activities, including revenue recognition, expense accruals, bank reconciliations, intercompany transactions, and preparation of balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures
  • Manage bills within AP system, code and categorize expenses/invoices
  • Manage bank payments following the relevant approval matrix
  • Assist with payroll calculation and payments for certain entities
  • Assist in tax filing preparations and payments
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting package
  • Collaborate with internal departments to establish procurement processes and to streamline and improve vendor onboarding and ongoing vendor maintenance
  • Drive ongoing process improvements and new process implementations for financial operations
  • Assist in the annual audit process by providing requested information, supporting VP of Finance, interfacing with and external auditors
  • Coach, mentor and advise the junior contractors assigned to the Accounting Team as well as assign and evaluate work and assist in performance reviews

Ideal profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related
  • 3+ years of accounting experience, a mix of private and public preferred
  • Ability to manage large data sets in excel and perform complex analysis
  • Experience with Netsuite (preferred)
  • Certified Public Accountant (preferred)

Jerry is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, reproductive health decisions or related medical conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other characteristics protected by applicable local, state or federal laws.

Jerry is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities in our job application process. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at recruiting@getjerry.com

About Jerry:

Jerry is building the first Super App to save car owners time and money on all their car expenses. Drivers deserve better. That’s why we’re committed to making shopping for insurance, financing, maintenance, repairs, parking and more just a few clicks, texts, or swipes away.

Jerry is taking processes that haven’t substantively changed in decades and reimagining and redesigning them. Using artificial intelligence, machine learning and bots, Jerry eliminates the need for long forms and phone calls while providing personalized services for all car-owners’ needs.

Today, Jerry is the #1 rated and most downloaded app in its category and the fastest way to compare and buy car insurance. We have more than 2M customers and we are just getting started. Join our team of curious and passionate people who love tackling real-world problems and be a part of building a revolutionary product that’s disrupting a massive market.

Jerry was founded in 2017 by serial entrepreneurs and has raised more than $130 million in financing.