US National – Telecommute
Accounting Lead (remote)
Part Time to Full Time
In addition to applying through our website, please call us & leave a voicemail at 415.737.5592 letting us know why you are perfect for this position. Candidates who do not leave a message will not be considered.
WHO WE ARE
Stride is an outsourced finance, accounting and HR services company that helps business owners achieve financial freedom. We provide a broad range of back office services with an emphasis on automation and data analytics to unlock efficiency and actionable insight to drive growth and profitability. Until November 2018, The Company had been operating for the last 15 years as Keeping Your Balance, a leading bookkeeping, HR and payroll services firm in San Francisco.
Our friendly, knowledgeable and professional team members care about our clients and strive to help them grow their businesses.
WHO WE WORK WITH
We work almost exclusively with fast-growing small business. From restaurants and early stage startups to professional service firms and non-profits, Stride provides a scalable accounting solution for high-growth companies.
POSITION: Accounting Lead
We are looking for experienced accounting specialists to join our growing team! Strong written and verbal communication skills are vital to ensure professional communication with clients. The successful candidate will possess not only the required technical skills, but an ability to provide service to our clients with a smile and a natural desire to go above and beyond expectations. This position has significant growth potential.
Provide client-specific bookkeeping and accounting services including but not limited to:
Managing day to day processing of accounts receivable and payable using QuickBooks Online, producing reports as requested
Oversee monthly and quarterly assessments and forecasts of organization’s financial performance against budget, financial and operational goals. Oversee short and long-term financial and managerial reporting
Reconciling monthly activity, generating year-end reports, and fulfilling tax related requirements
Administering payroll and employee benefits and organizational insurance.
Ensure that client requests are resolved and communicated in a timely manner to internal and external parties
Ensure that our service deliverables are accurate and meet client expectations
Strong ability to meet deadlines & handle multiple assignments
Proven ability to work in a self-directed manner, with initiative and exceptional follow-through
Sound judgment, strong decision making skills & abundant common sense
High attention to detail, organized, and assertive
Self aware, comfortable knowing your own limits and when to ask for help
High personal ethical standards
Able to consistently and accurately follow established policies and procedures
Eager to leverage technology for efficiency and progress
Proven ability to manage time and work efficiently
Prior experience working in a multi-client environment
Friendly demeanor with a positive can-do spirit; takes pride in high-quality work
7+ years full-charge bookkeeping or accounting experience in a multi-client environment
Experience providing A/R, A/P and payroll functions
Ability to communicate effectively with clients, team members and outside vendors verbally and in writing, providing the necessary follow up to ensure a great customer experience
Proficiency with QuickBooks software
High level of general computer knowledge; comfortable learning new programs and tools
Comfortable working in a virtual, paperless environment
This position is remote (work-from-home). You will work from the location of your choice, in a distraction free environment.
You will use your own equipment, which should include high-speed …
Accounting & Finance , Account Management , Bookkeeping