Parsyl is an early-stage, venture-backed technology platform that was founded with the mission to improve health and save money by providing a better way to ensure the integrity of sensitive goods as they are shipped around the globe. We do this by combining proprietary sensing devices with powerful predictive data analytics to offer an unprecedented view of quality assurance and risk dynamics.
If you get excited thinking about joining a company whose technology will help answer questions like: “Should I give this vaccine to a child?” and “Is this seafood safe to eat?” - we’re looking for you.
Where you fit in:
As an early member of a fast growing startup, you will lead the accounting function. You are a good fit for this position if:
you have a background in accounting and you know how to research technical accounting standards, and implement appropriate internal controls, to build an effective accounting function.
you’re an experienced self-starter, who is excited about joining a fast moving, early stage company, and is eager to learn, conduct industry research and take ownership over projects.
you’re willing to get your hands dirty in the day to day details of accounting, budgeting and financial reporting.
What You’ll Get to Work On
As the Controller, you’ll be responsible for everything related to the accounting function including overseeing the day to day accounting, budgeting, and financial reporting. This includes, but is not limited to:
Report to the Director of Operations to provide financial guidance and support for the company’s strategic plans
Compile and analyze monthly and annual financial statements
Prepare monthly and annual operating budgets
Communicate financial metrics to senior management, board and investors about the financial performance of the company
Create, review and update accounting policies for complex issues around grants, inventory, and revenue recognition
Develop and manage financial controls in accordance with the company’s procedures
Oversee the day to day accounting including month end close, accounts payable and accounts receivable
Oversee payroll and reimbursements
Work with external public accounting firm to ensure the Company’s tax return is completed accurately and timely
4-8 years of experience in a combination of public accounting, and industry
Experience/knowledge in inventory accounting
Technical knowledge in FASB and IFRS
Experience or awareness of software-as-a-service business models
Bonus if you have experience/background in:
Experience in the following industries: insurance, hardware manufacturing, logistics/supply management, or start-up technology
Experience implementing accounting or ERP software
What We Look For
Mission -- You are highly motivated and inspired by our mission to reduce waste and improve health for people across the globe.
Grit -- You bring determination and a strong will to the challenges and opportunities that come with being at an early stage startup.
High Standards -- You take pride in your craft and in working hard to bring your designs to fruition.
Curiosity -- You are energized by finding creative solutions to new situations.
Self-Starter -- You are ambitious and take initiative, and thrive in environments with minimal supervision.
What We Offer
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Monthly wellness and commuter benefit
Early-stage stock options
Significant career growth opportunities
Continuing education stipend