Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 30 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy, and increase economic freedom around the world.
There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we assess whether a candidate demonstrates our values: Clear Communication, Positive Energy, Efficient Execution, and Continuous Learning. Second, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.
The Accounting Policy and Reporting function is an integral component of Finance’s risk management and reporting process, driving consistent application of accounting policy and financial reporting across the company. We are looking for a Financial Reporting Senior Manager who has a positive attitude and is highly motivated to learn and grow within the organization, with a proven ability to thrive successfully in a fast paced multi-task oriented environment. This is a critical and high-profile position that will play a crucial role in financial reporting and other statutory and regulatory filings. This role will report to the Director of Technical Accounting and Reporting.
What You'll Be Doing (i.e., Job Duties)
Oversee and manage the preparation of all statutory quarterly and annual financial statements under U.S. GAAP and international accounting standards, including drafting and review of disclosures and qualitative performance discussions
Assist in coordinating the approval of quarterly and annual financial reports with all relevant parties, including the audit committee, external auditors, and internal and external legal counsel
Coordinate audit support & review filings with external auditors, and senior members of the finance team
Support Investor Relations with deliverables required for internal leadership, board of directors, and investors
Prepare the quarterly Audit Committee decks
Responsible for monthly and quarterly consolidated reporting of the Company’s financial statements and statement of equity
Maintain reporting calendar to inform parties of necessary deadline adherence for financial reports
Coordinate with accounting policy on new accounting standards issued by the FASB to determine the impact to the company and implement new accounting standards, as required
Support business development and M&A integration teams during financial due diligence over target companies and subsequent integration of acquired businesses
Support management in completing special projects as assigned and be a financial reporting resource for ad-hoc questions and initiatives
Responsible for the coaching, mentoring and management of reporting team
Recommend and assist in the implementation of process improvements as appropriate, to simplify, standardize and streamline processes.
What We Look For In You (ie. Job Requirements)
Strong accounting background with a thorough knowledge of US GAAP, SOX 404 and financial reporting standards
Minimum 10+ years of relevant experience. Current or recent public company financial reporting experience is a plus
Combination of private and public accounting experience preferred
CPA or similar designation required
Strong understanding of FASB and US GAAP rules and regulations
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent organization, project management, analytical, and communication skills
High level of enthusiasm and curiosity to grow your career in a dynamic and growing company
Ability to communicate across all levels of the organization
Meticulous and impeccable attention to detail
Demonstrated ability to work autonomously, coordinate the efforts of others and work well with people at a wide range of levels;
Internal control experience
Nice to haves
Familiarity and experience with reporting tools, and financial systems such as Netsuite and Workiva (W-Desk)
Financial Institutions / Fintech background
Coinbase is how the world uses crypto. In 2012, Coinbase had the radical idea that anyone — anywhere — should be able to easily and securely access Bitcoin. We see cryptocurrency as the future of money and a catalyst for creating an open financial system around the world. Today, more than 35 million people in over 100 countries trust Coinbase to buy, sell, store, use and earn cryptocurrency.