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Layer1 Technologies

VP Financial Controller

San Francisco, CA, US

11 November, 2019

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • accounting
  • finance

Benefits & perks

  • Equity
  • Pto

To sum it up...

Define and build financial reporting and management tools for this cryptocurrency mining leader

Role overview

Based in our HQ in San Francisco and reporting to our CEO, you will have the opportunity to build, lead, and manage all aspects of general accounting at Layer1. This includes:Β 

  • Accounting and reporting
  • Audit management
  • Tax compliance

Cultural Values

  • We are looking for passionate contrarians that:
  • Relay incredibly complex ideas in simple terms
  • Have a security and adversarially-oriented mindset
  • Stay relentlessly resourceful
  • Take ownership and have a bias to action
  • Prioritize analytical rigor and operational transparency

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of the financial operations for an international, early-stage company in hyper-growth mode
  • Oversee all accounting operations, including account payable, accounts receivable, fixed assets, general ledger, intercompany, banking, and accuracy of financial statements in accordance with GAAP (and IFRS where applicable)
  • Manage payroll and ensure regulatory compliance with tax agencies and all financial reporting bodies
  • Ensure that services provided and all aspects of indirect tax and direct tax are compliant; monitor changes in laws to ensure ongoing compliance
  • Be the key contact for all relevant financial service providers

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (e.g. Business, Economics, and/or Finance) and a recognized professional accountancy qualification (ACCA, CIMA, ACA or equivalent); MBA, CFA, or advanced degree preferred
  • 5 or more years of professional experience in an accounting function at a company with an international supply-chain in the technology industry or similar
  • Experience successfully hiring, scaling, and leading high-performing teams
  • Deep knowledge base around statistics, economics, mathematics, finance and accounting; strong GAAP and financial reporting technical skills

Company Benefits

  • Competitive compensation
  • Meaningful equity in an industry-disrupting company
  • Unlimited paid time-off
  • Company meal plan
  • Stimulating and challenging work environment that drives real value creation

Location

San Francisco, in northern California, is well known for being a tech haven. However, as one of the most visited cities in the world, it’s also a center of cultural and there’s a strong counter culture sensibility that’s always been an essential part of the city. San Francisco has one of the most prominent LGBT communities in the world, and is one of the most important in the history of LGBT rights and activism.

The economy of San Francisco is influenced by household tech companies such as Salesforce.com, Reddit, Dropbox, Airbnb, Yelp, Uber, Lyft, etc. The third quarter of 2017, saw $4.177 billion in funding for companies in San Francisco and the North Bay Area. An hour south of the city is β€œSilicon Valley” which homes Apple, Facebook, Google and Palantir.

Known for its year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars and colorful Victorian houses. It’s also the home of the famous Alcatraz Island, site of the notorious former prisoner Al Capone.

Did you know...

  • The average salary for a Software Engineer in San Francisco is $134,000
  • San Francisco has 3% unemployment rate
  • 10-49

Layer1 is an engineering-driven investment and infrastructure platform, backed by world-class investors including Peter Thiel and Digital Currency Group. We take concentrated bets on promising blockchain protocols and build critical technology to support their global impact. We are building a specialized mining operation and custody infrastructure technologies business. Our team has previous experience at the world's leading technology companies, global multi-$B hedge funds, and the most established cryptocurrency projects including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Stellar, and Grin. www.layer1.capital

  • Cryptocurrency
  • Series A
  • BITCOIN
  • Equity
  • Pto
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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • accounting
  • finance

Benefits & perks

  • Equity
  • Pto

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