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Senior Accountant / Manager

Finance | San Mateo, CA | Full Time

Job Description

Who is Captiv8

Captiv8 brings unrivaled audience insights and accountability to the influencer space, along with thoughtful creative storytelling to power the most effective and memorable social content.

Captiv8 is an AI powered global influencer platform connecting and delivering influencers, audiences and brands at scale: we work with top Fortune brands like Apple, Sony, Toyota, Amazon, Kraft and many others. Captiv8’s platform features passionate influencers across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, YouTube and other networks with extensive global audience reach. We offer a full stack of data driven products and services, bringing to life powerful content that are targeted, effective, and memorable. We have spent the last three years streamlining branded content creation and measurement, working with ad agencies, PR agencies, brands, and talent agencies.

Captiv8’s founding team is made up of proven industry leaders that have over $1B in acquisitions, managed over $600M+ in revenue and taken two companies public. Their latest venture was one of the largest monetization platforms on the planet for the mobile-first economy.

Captiv8 is backed by credible institutions including Social+Capital, Subtraction Capital, Launch Fund and many others.


Your Mission

Located in our San Mateo, CA office, we are looking for a versatile, experienced accountant to roll up his/her sleeves to handle and eventually manage the daily, monthly, and quarterly accounting and financial reporting for this very exciting media company connecting the major social network Influencers with major Brands across America.

As Senior Accountant / Manager you will work with a rapidly growing startup with ample opportunity to advance within the company. We’re looking for someone with experience working in a startup environment who is efficient, precise, and knowledgeable in accounting practices and procedures.



Coordinate the monthly accounting close using Quickbooks Online, compliant with GAAP accrual accounting principles, and supported by consistent monthly reconciliations and subledgers.

Provide management reports to be used by the executive staff, key managers, and external investors

Maintain real-time accounting transactions, including cash, sales invoices, vendor invoices, payroll, notes payable and related interest expense, corporate card expenses and employee expense reports (provided by Expensify).

Support the company’s internal mission to develop scalable processes and systems to grow with this fast-growing team.



BA / BS in Accounting, Economics, or Business

Active CPA preferred

5 – 9 years broad-based accounting experience including 2 years of public accounting

Demonstrated knowledge of GAAP and specifically current Revenue Accounting rules when applied to virtual online “click-based” project and subscription sales

Working experience with Quickbooks, Excel, Expensify - familiarity with Salesforce a plus


Benefits & Perks

Competitive compensation & stock options

Comprehensive medical, dental & vision coverage

All the tech equipment you need to be successful

Pet-friendly environment

Quarterly Team Outings

Fully-stocked pantry

Rockstar Operations & Planning Team

Flex PTO and Vacation