Accounting Manager

Gemini

Gemini

Accounting & Finance, Sales & Business Development
United States · Remote
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

About the Company

Gemini is a global crypto and Web3 platform founded by Tyler Winklevoss and Cameron Winklevoss in 2014. Gemini offers a wide range of crypto products and services for individuals and institutions in over 70 countries.

Crypto is about giving you greater choice, independence, and opportunity. We are here to help you on your journey. We build crypto products that are simple, elegant, and secure. Whether you are an individual or an institution, we help you buy, sell, and store your bitcoin and cryptocurrency.

At Gemini, our mission is to unlock the next era of financial, creative, and personal freedom.

In the United States, we have a flexible hybrid work policy for employees who live within 30 miles of our office headquartered in New York City and our office in Seattle. Employees within the New York and Seattle metropolitan areas are expected to work from the designated office twice a week, unless there is a job-specific requirement to be in the office every workday. Employees outside of these areas are considered part of our remote-first workforce. We believe our hybrid approach for those near our NYC and Seattle offices increases productivity through more in-person collaboration where possible.

The Department: Finance

The Financial Operations and Accounting Teams at Gemini are thought leaders in the digital asset accounting and reconciliation space. Our mandate is to bridge the traditional world of finance with the innovation of cryptocurrency products, providing our clients with a best-in-class financial institution experience.

The Role: Accounting Manager

Gemini is looking to hire a dynamic accounting manager responsible for consolidation and derivative accounting. This is a unique role with a broad remit across technical accounting, multiple locations, and day-to-day GL operations. You’ll be joining a rapidly growing and high-quality, established digital asset exchange that is regulated by the New York State Department of Financial Services and others globally. This appointment will be central to our continued scaling as an organization and efforts to increase transparency and public company readiness. This role will report directly to the Controller and be involved in key / high priority growth projects impacting the Finance department as well as the overall organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and implement policies and procedures related to consolidation accounting and intercompany balances
  • Work with the business and regulatory teams to ensure the accounting for derivatives and other bespoke products is in line with contracts and related requirements
  • Document and implement accounting policies in-line with the latest GAAP and SEC Reg S-X requirements for use by team members around the globe
  • Support general automation and general ledger upgrade efforts taking into consideration multiple stakeholder needs
  • Act as a point person from the accounting team for new product launches and partnerships impacting derivatives
  • Support external relationships with audit professionals, consultants, and tax advisors, inclusive of networking and building contingency plans for possible future transactions and related accounting permutations
  • Support strategic client and equity partnerships with a focus on long-term sustainability and efficiency for accounting operations
  • Support outsourcing financial activities to Gemini affiliates and any sub-outsourcing to other third party service providers, ensuring services are provided in accordance with the respective regulatory requirements and internal policies, processes and procedures and agreed service level agreements

Qualifications:

  • An undergraduate degree in accounting, economics, finance or related field
  • 6+ years work experience in accounting
  • Big 4 accounting firm experience is a plus
  • CPA (or equivalent license)
  • Experience working in an accounting function within a large enterprise general ledger (Sage Intacct, Netsuite, etc…)
  • Willingness and commitment to learn and go deep; crypto experience is a plus but not required
  • Previous Finance experience in a regulated industry preferably financial services will be advantageous. We highly value experience managing numerous competing deliverables
  • An understanding of consolidation accounting
  • Proven track record of meeting deadlines and ownership of complex areas
  • Ability to learn quickly in a fast-paced and changing financial environment with the demonstrated capacity for excellent judgment, communication, and negotiation skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and relationship building abilities
  • Experience with enhancing and scaling financial accounting software is a plus
It Pays to Work Here
The compensation & benefits package for this role includes:
  • Competitive starting salary
  • A discretionary annual bonus
  • Long-term incentive in the form of a new hire equity grant
  • Comprehensive health plans
  • 401K with company matching
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Flexible time off

Salary Range: The base salary range for this role is between $122,000 - $152,000 in the State of New York, the State of California and the State of Washington. This range is not inclusive of our discretionary bonus or equity package. When determining a candidate’s compensation, we consider a number of factors including skillset, experience, job scope, and current market data.

At Gemini, we strive to build diverse teams that reflect the people we want to empower through our products, and we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. Equal Opportunity is the Law, and Gemini is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. If you have a specific need that requires accommodation, please let a member of the People Team know.

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