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Cantos Ventures

Accounting Manager



Accounting & Finance, Sales & Business Development
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, November 2, 2023

Who We Are

Humane is a team of proven industry experts who have invented, built, and shipped category-defining hardware and software products to billions of people across the globe. We're known for building the audacious, ambitious, and the impossible, and we're doing it again. Our vision for the next shift between humans and computing requires innovation across multiple emerging technologies in hardware and software, from devices to cloud services.

About The Role

Humane is rapidly growing and looking for an Accounting Manager to join our Finance team. You will report directly to our Corporate Controller to support accurate and timely financial reports and statements. In this role you will assist with various aspects of the accounting function (General ledger, Monthly Close, Sales Tax Filings, Equity Accounting, Revenue Recognition, NetSuite ERP improvements and related system implementations for e-commerce) and will work with leaders within all corporate functions to ensure adherence to appropriate internal control procedures.

What You Might Do

  • Perform month and quarter end close activities, including preparation of monthly journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, accruals and analysis to supporting financial reporting
  • Act as a key member for an ERP improvement by creating process workflows and training company personnel
  • Prepare, review and analyze financial statements to ensure accuracy and completeness
  • Review and preparation of quarterly sales and use tax filings
  • Manage and oversee the daily operations of the accounting department
  • Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles
  • Prepare schedules and analysis to support external audits
  • Assess current practices and procedures and make recommendations for improvements to internal controls, policies, and procedures
  • Provide responses and support for departmental inquiries and ad-hoc analysis
  • Support accounting team’s commitment to timely and accurate processing of accounting transactions in accordance with US GAAP and the Company’s internal controls
  • Proactively identify issues and implement process improvements to streamline processes
  • Ability to interpret accounting rules and regulations and apply to Company processes

Essential Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years of relevant accounting experience
  • Broad knowledge in all areas of accounting
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • Strong Excel skills

Preferred Skills

  • CPA
  • Public accounting or audit experience
  • Cost accounting knowledge
  • Experience with Quickbooks and
  • NetSuite ERP experience
  • Experience working in a rapidly growing technology (Hardware/Software) company
  • Experience working in a Start-Up environment
  • E-Commerce platform experience

Salary Range: $150,000- $165,000

Compensation & Benefits

  • The salary range for this role is listed above. Final salary offered is based upon multiple factors including individual job-related qualifications, education, experience, knowledge and skills
  • At Humane, you'll enjoy benefits that include health & wellness and work/life balance offerings. Our portfolio of benefits include: comprehensive healthcare insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and a 401K plan
  • Humane employees also enjoy generous paid time off and leave programs, commuter benefits, team events, snacks and other perks

Why Humane?

  • Develop cutting edge technologies in a creative and innovative environment
  • Imagine new opportunities in areas that matter and will impact the world you live in
  • Be a part of a high performing team of the world’s best innovators and executors
  • Flexible work arrangements to support you in working in the way that you work best
  • Our values: trust truth +joy

At Humane, diversity is important to us.

Humane is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. We do not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion (including, but not necessarily limited to, religious creed, dress, and grooming practices), citizenship, marital status, age, national origin, place of birth, height, weight, ancestry, mental or physical disability, genetic information, medical condition, U.S. (state and federal) military and veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex, gender, pregnancy (including childbirth or related medical condition), or any other characteristics protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws (“protected characteristics” or “protected categories”). Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and other similar state laws and ordinances, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. At Humane, building a healthy and safe workplace is core to our mission. We prohibit harassment of any kind.