Senior Accountant

San Francisco, CA | Finance Team | Reports to the Controller

Who is Allbirds?

At Allbirds, we’re on a mission to prove that comfort, good design and sustainability don’t have to be mutually exclusive. We are dedicated to making the most sustainable footwear we can using premium natural materials, designed for the to and fro of everyday life. Our commitment to making better shoes in a better way is fueled by a belief that the shoe industry needs to focus less on flash and more on thoughtfulness. With funding from the leading venture capitalists in consumer products, and the founding CEOs of some of the greatest e-commerce businesses in recent history, our desire to shake up the footwear industry is off to a great start. In fact, TIME already called our first shoe, the Wool Runners, the most comfortable in the world, and there is much more to come.

Where we need help

You’ll work closely with our Accounting Team and key cross functional business partners. You will be responsible for creating journal entries, account reconciliations, system implementations, policy roll-outs, audit, ad-hoc projects and reporting activities. You’ll help us build a strong infrastructure to support growth and scale. You thrive in a start-up environment. Your friends and co-workers describe you as someone who gets it done, and is good-natured, analytical, highly detailed and insatiably curious.

What does the job entail?

  • Help streamline month-close process and prepare month-end accruals and reconciliations for various accounts
  • Prepare spend analyses across various accounts
  • Prepare monthly BS & PL analyses
  • Prepare sales to cash reconciliations
  • Reconcile inventory accounts and prepare in-depth analyses
  • Assist in system implementations and new policy roll-outs
  • Assist in annual audits and various ad-hoc projects as needed

What kind of person are we looking for?

  • BA/BS or equivalent
  • 2-3 years of accounting experience
  • Public accounting experience a plus
  • In house experience a plus
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Strong analytical skills, strong attention to detail and ability to multi-task
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills as well as interpersonal skills
  • Experience with SAP a plus
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Gsuite
  • Experience with system implementations a plus
  • You consider yourself highly motivated and able to thrive under pressure
  • You are a great teammate, with a positive attitude, who is enthusiastic and owns accountability
  • Shares what we value and vision and is excited by the challenge of working in a dynamic start-up environment

What can we offer?

  • Competitive salary + equity
  • Health insurance
  • Fitness benefits
  • 401k retirement savings plan
  • Paid parental leave
  • Free shoes


Allbirds is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. Allbirds policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, marital or veteran status, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics (or those of a family member), sexual orientation, pregnancy, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. It also prohibits discrimination based on a perception that anyone has any of those characteristics, or is associated with a person who has or is perceived as having any of those characteristics. All such discrimination is unlawful.

Meet Some of Allbirds's Employees

Dennice Q.

Product Designer

Dennice is a product designer at Allbirds. She mixes new construction methods with customer research to support the design of the future product pipeline. When she’s not at the office, she's usually riding her old Vespa around hilly San Francisco.

Hana K.

Sustainability Analyst

Hana works on sustainability at Allbirds. She’s responsible for creating a strategic framework to promote sustainable sourcing, manufacturing, and distribution, and also moonlights as an Allbirds hand model on occasion.

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