Senior Accountant (Freight Operations), OTTO

Uber Overview

UberFreight is a team of the sharpest minds in technology who are driven to rethink transportation – not just improve it. At the heart of UberFreight’s vision is the belief that technology is the key to creating a more viable, efficient, and above all, safer, transportation future. We are looking for candidates with infectious enthusiasm that love to tackle hard problems.

Passionate about high-growth startups and have very strong accounting skills? Are you a proven team player, strategic thinker and executor? If you answered yes to the above questions let’s talk!

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform financial statement analyses and document meaningful explanations for fluctuations to assist management with business decisions
  • Prepare journal entries, maintain and reconcile ledger accounts
  • Develop and implement process improvements, document desktop procedures and processes to achieve efficiencies
  • Proactively pursue business issues that impact the general ledger and evaluate the situation for acceptable solutions. Propose resolution to management and other affected areas/departments
  • Assist in communication with international entities and consolidations
  • Support external audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility
  • Spearhead accurate and timely reporting during the month-end close process
  • Support management in completing special projects, ad-hoc reporting and analysis requests, and other tasks as assigned
  • Assist in preparation of monthly and quarterly financial statements

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years professional experience, with 2+ years relevant month-end close experience
  • Team player, have ability to work independently and willingness to take on challenges
  • Ability to interact with all departments and levels throughout our organization
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Experience with Oracle R12 or another large scale ERP is preferred
  • CPA preferred

Perks

PERKS/BENEFITS (US):

  • Sharp, motivated colleagues in a fun office environment
  • The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you built
  • Catered lunches, snack bar and team happy hours
  • Competitive salary package including equity, paid company holidays and 401(k) plan
  • Full medical/dental/vision package to fit your needs
  • Unlimited vacation policy; work hard and take time when you need it

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