Accounting Manager

Category: Accounting Location: San Francisco Job ID: 21053 Date Posted: October 3rd, 2020

This role can be a good steppingstone position for one to learn to manage an accounting team. The Accounting Manager is expected to have a broad-based knowledge to support General Ledger functions and processes, Financial Reporting, FP&A, IT systems, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payables, Cash Management, Fixed Assets, U.S. GAAP, SOX internal controls and more.  We are not afraid to train and develop our employees. We want to support our managers and help them grow to become the next leaders!



Accounting Manager responsibilities include, but is not limited to:

  • Manage all aspects of the general ledger, including month-end general ledger close and providing timely and accurate financial reporting
  • Focus on fixed assets – specifically with container and container leasing
  • Supervision and development of day-to-day seniors/staff transactional activities
  • Able to effectively communicate and follow-up to ensure comprehension of directives across the team
  • Administrative responsibilities with the close process
  • Review of journal entries and reconciliations
  • Review of financial audit schedules and reports for internal and external parties and auditors
  • Provide monthly, quarterly and year end analysis
  • Prepare variance and trend analysis, and ad hoc reporting requests
  • Drive process improvements, understanding accounting systems, and making recommendations for changes to enhance performance, efficiency, and growth.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with other members of the group

Qualifications for a Successful Candidate include:


  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to work independently
  • Technical accounting in ASC 842 Lease Accounting
  • Proficient excel skills required (vlookups, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related degree
  • Five to Eight (5-8) years of accounting experience or relevant work experience
  • Public Accounting Experience (preferred)
  • Licensed CPA (preferred)

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