Boxed is hiring a

Controller

New York, United States

About the company:

Boxed is the easiest and most modern way to shop for bulk goods. As a mobile-first company, customers can shop directly from Boxed’s app on their iOS or Android mobile device, or online at www.Boxed.com. With Boxed, customers can have their household, personal care, and pantry favorites delivered conveniently to their home or office. Our office is a dynamic, collaborative family of individuals. A technology company at core, we are a vibrant, fun and close group of engineers, designers, marketers, and operations specialists with a passion for driving superior value and experience to our customers.

Boxed has experienced explosive growth and raised over $130mm in funding from top-tier VC investors to-date. We are looking for a Controller with excellent operational and technical accounting skills, strong financial acumen and the entrepreneurial spirit to help build an accounting department that will support our ambitious business goals. Reporting to the CFO, the Controller will manage all general accounting, treasury, payroll, and internal controls activities.


You will focus on:

  • Oversee, direct and review the monthly, quarter-end, and year-end financial close and internal reporting process
  • Coordinate and lead all financial audits
  • Play an active role in the our enterprise systems selection and implementation
  • Improve the company’s accounting practices, controls and procedures related to inventory control, AR, AP and treasury to improve workflows and mitigate risk
  • Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal government reporting and tax filing requirements
  • Assist with the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual operating and cash budgets and provide support with financial analysis and reporting
  • Build, motivate, and grow a world class finance organization


Qualification:

  • 10-14 years of progressive accounting experience with demonstrated success managing a team
  • Track record of leading, professionalizing and optimizing the accounting operations in a rapid growth company
  • eCommerce, retail or consumer packaged goods (CPG) experience highly desired
  • CPA and a foundation in public accounting a plus
  • Thorough knowledge of US GAAP and experience creating financial statements
  • Tech-minded – comfortable using proprietary business systems and data analysis tools as well as standard accounting software
  • Ability to collaborate and build strong relationships with internal partners (e.g., operations, marketing, fulfillment, technology and HR), external partners, and other stakeholders

Benefits and Perks:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Stock Options
  • Unlimited Vacation
  • Full Healthcare Benefits