Protocol Labs

Financial Controller

Manage accounting and build financial reporting for a team that’s shaping the landscape for cryptocurrency and distributed networks.

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Your Role at Protocol Labs

As Financial Controller you will be responsible for the accounting and financial reporting for a variety of corporate, project level and general ledger activities. You will be instrumental in building the controls and the accounting infrastructure needed to support the growth of Protocol Labs and its projects (including Filecoin, IPFS and others). You will also have the opportunity to work with the company’s external financial advisors and accountants and help manage the company’s internal forecast models.

Responsibilities

  • Corporate accounting operations (payrolls, bill payments, P&Ls, etc.), financial reporting, managing taxes & audits

  • Improve processes and controls within the finance organization to appropriately handle the company’s growth

  • Manage and improve month-end close activities. Review journal entries, account reconciliations, roll-forwards, financial statement flux and variance analysis

  • Ensure accuracy of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and compliance to internal policies

  • Assist with developing monthly and annual budgets and forecasts

  • Managing payments through bank wires and cryptocurrency wallets

Required Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Business (Accounting or Finance preferred), or equivalent experience

  • Experience building, managing and monitoring financial controls

  • Demonstrated sound ethical, business, and financial judgment

  • Fast learner for new tasks and new systems

Preferred Experience and Skills

  • 4 -6 years of audit, audit management or controls experience

  • Technology industry or start-up experience

  • Experience with sound Information Security practices

  • Experience working in a remote or “primarily email” environment

  • Experience with the “Tools and Services” listed below

Tools and Services

    Using these services will be part of the job. Experience with them is preferred, but a fast learner can pick these up quickly

  • Basic Accounting: Gusto, Bill.com, Expensify, Xero, PayPal, and similar

  • Cryptocurrency: Coinbase Wallet

  • Documents: Google Docs (Spreadsheets, Drive, etc), Excel, Github, Egnyte, Dropbox, and similar.

  • Communication: Email, phone, video conferencing (Zoom, Hangouts, and similar)

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