Accounting & Finance

Director of Accounting (Philippines Remote)

Remote
Work Type: Full Time

About Hip eCommerce

We're a profitable, VC-backed startup in the United States, which builds marketplaces for specific collectibles, including comic books and stamps. We're a team of 20, who now all work remotely, and we recently started hiring additional employees in the Philippines. 

With over 1,500 Sellers, 150,000 Members, and 10 Million Listings - it’s an exciting time at Hip eCommerce! Since our launch in 2016, we’ve now grown GMV to over $18 Million annualized across our three marketplaces: HipStamp.com, HipPostcard.com, and HipComic.com.


About the Position

The Director of Accounting is responsible for overseeing the General Accounting and Financial Reporting functions and the financial services area including Credit, A/R, and A/P. The Director of Accounting is also responsible for implementing and maintaining a system of internal controls that will ensure that company assets are adequately safeguarded and that all financial reporting is prepared in compliance with all financial policies, SEC requirements, and US GAAP.

Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the general accounting function, which includes intercompany accounting, cash management/reconciliation, financial reporting, balance sheet management (excluding inventory-related items), and royalty management.
  • Ensuring that policies and procedures (internal controls) are in place to provide reasonable assurance that the company assets are protected.
  • Ensuring that company financial records, under responsibility, are maintained in compliance with company policies and US GAAP.
  • Reviewing monthly/quarterly account reconciliations and other documents to ensure this compliance.
  • Ensuring that company financial reports are prepared in compliance with policies and directives, US GAAP, and SEC reporting requirements.
  • Supervising the completion of Federal and State tax reporting requirements (including income, property, sales and use, payroll, and other local taxes), insurance reports, and other reports required by government regulation. 
  • Assisting Corporate Tax, Treasury, and Risk departments with dealing with tax-related issues and meeting reporting requirements.


About You

  • 5 - 10 years of combined Public Accounting and Private Industry accounting experience within a multinational business.
  • 5+ years working with US GAAP, internal controls, and financial reporting, are required.
  • Manager experience in public accounting will satisfy the experience requirement.
  • Prior management experience required.
  • Demonstrated ability to form, lead and develop high-performing teams.
  • Ability to work collaboratively across departmental functions
  • Experience in analyzing business performance and developing financial plans within a manufacturing environment is desirable.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills are mandatory


Don’t let impostor syndrome or a confidence gap stop you from applying. We encourage you to apply for this position even if you feel you do not meet all the requirements. Hip eCommerce is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


What else is in it for you?

Competitive salary and stock options (for US employees) is just the beginning; we also have a number of Benefits & Perks designed to support our team members beyond just a paycheck. We have unlimited personal/vacation days, a healthcare plan 100% paid by the company for employees, and a 401k (US employees). Our team is entirely remote (that’s right, no more commuting) and we do our best to set you up for success by providing home office equipment when you join the team. Once you’ve been using your work laptop for 3 years, we’ll replace it with a new one, wipe it of any business-related work and it becomes your own property to do with as you see fit. We may be remote, but we still have team pizza parties, movie & book clubs, home deliveries of treats, and more to keep things fun.

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