Staff Accountant at Mapbox
Washington, DC, US
We’re looking for someone to handle the day-to-day transactions as a part of our accounting team and to support our growing, global company. You should be excited to help grow a startup and gain accounting experience. We’re looking for a CPA who will thrive in a rapidly growing company and be able to pivot on priorities. Someone who will execute with precision to enable us scale our current processes through the next stage of our growth. We want someone who’s calm under pressure, efficient, and detail oriented, while still enjoying the uncertainty and ever-changing nature of a high growth company.

Mapbox has big ambitions. We power the maps for sites and applications like The Weather Channel, Pinterest, and CNN, and we’re rapidly expanding our customer base. Our platform enables drone companies to publish imagery, real estate sites to visualize properties, satellite companies to deliver cloud-free imagery, and insurance companies to analyze assets. We want to be a leader in all of these markets by making the building blocks that change how people move around cities, understand our planet, and relate to location.

The role

Review journal entries and analyze general ledger accounts.
Support month-end close, including leading-out some aspects of it.
Book journal entries as needed.
Assist with internal control narratives, P/O system, and approval processes around purchases.
Reconcile cash and other balance sheet transactions.
Manage fixed asset transactions and inventory.
Assist with month- and quarter-close processes.
Help with preparing reporting packages.
Assist in all aspects of preparing and reviewing work papers and performing variance analyses.
Process and oversee vendor payments and employee payroll.
Reconcile team members’ credit card statements and expense reimbursement reports.
Assist with audit schedule, 1099s, budgeting and general leader accounting.
What we’re looking for

2-5 years of experience, preferably in receivables, payables, or accounting operations.
Experience recording journal entries.
Proficient in Microsoft Excel.
Strong written communication skills.
Excellent time management and organizational skills.
Exceptional attention to detail.
Pluses, but not required

CPA
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
Prior experience with Netsuite.
Global accounting and closing experience.
Joining the team

Click apply and include:

Cover letter explaining why you’re interested in handling day-to-day finances and accounting at Mapbox.
Your resume.
Sound interesting, but not sure you tick all the boxes? Please apply - we emphasize teaching and learning at Mapbox, and there’s tons of room to grow.

We strongly believe in the value of growing a diverse team. We encourage people of all backgrounds, genders, ethnicities, abilities, and sexual orientations to apply.