Fractional Accounting Manager - General Application - Denver/Boulder Hybrid

Ascent CFO Solutions
If you’re excited to join an established Fractional CFO firm and work on a flexible schedule for a variety of interesting companies, then this role could be for you!

Ascent CFO Solutions is looking for top-notch Accounting Managers to join our dynamic team of fractional financial professionals. You will serve as trusted advisors to our diverse portfolio of clients. Your work will be meaningful and exciting, supporting businesses that are going through transformation, growth, process improvement, fundraising, preparing for an exit, and/or looking to acquire other companies.

Our clients include cutting-edge startups, scale-ups, and private companies, in addition to VC- and PE-backed companies, across a wide range of industries (technology, SaaS, professional services, manufacturing, eCommerce, CPG, FinTech, real estate, and more). 

Why Our Employees Choose Ascent CFO Solutions:
  • Set your own schedule, choose the number of hours you want to work, generally between 25 and 40 hours/week, and work remotely (with in-person opportunities)
  • Engage with a wide range of business matters across a variety of industries
  • Connect with highly talented Ascent team members (CFOs, Controllers, and Senior Accountants) who are ready and willing to collaborate and support you on projects
  • Benefit from our strong 11+ year reputation in delivering custom engagements with a high level of accuracy, responsiveness, and expertise
  • Work directly with smart entrepreneurs and business leaders who view you as a trusted partner in their companies

Can you picture yourself as an Accounting Manager with our team?

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Bachelor’s Degree required, Master's in Finance or Accounting preferred
  • 5+ years of experience as a Senior Accountant
  • Experience managing Accounting teams
  • Highly proficient in Quickbooks Online (QBO); experience with accounting software (NetSuite, etc) a plus
  • Tech-Savvy, comfortable learning new cloud tools
  • Advanced Excel skills are required
  • Experience using payroll, expense reimbursement and bill pay systems (Gusto, etc)
  • Understanding of GAAP accounting
  • Working knowledge of preparing tax filings such as 1099s and sales tax forms
  • Passion for collaboration and providing excellent client service
  • As the majority of our clients are based in Colorado, residents or those planning to relocate will be considered first

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Participate in general ledger setup, account control, journal entry processes, month-end close, and reporting 
  • Produce financial reporting packages including dashboard and KPI reporting 
  • Oversee weekly, semi-monthly, etc. payroll processes 
  • Support year-end audit engagements 
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts 
  • Bank reconciliations and cash management, intercompany accounts 
Benefits (based on eligibility):
  • Employee health, dental and vision insurance
  • 401K match
  • Quarterly stipend towards educational or professional development
  • Technology stipend
  • Paid sick and holiday time
  • Bonus/commission eligibility
  • Promotion and mentoring opportunities
Compensation: $50-60/hour based on experience 
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