23 days old


New York, NY 10011
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Who We Are

At Justworks, youll enjoy a welcoming and casual environment, great benefits, wellness program offerings, company retreats, and the ability to interact with and learn from leaders in the startup community. We work hard and care about our most prized asset - our people.

Were helping businesses get off the ground by enabling them to focus on running their business. We solve HR issues. Were data-driven and never stop iterating. If youd like to work in a supportive, entrepreneurial environment, are interested in building something meaningful and having fun while doing it, wed love to hear from you.

We're united by shared goals and shared motivations at Justworks. These are best summed up in our company values, which are reflected in our product and in our team.

Our Values

If this sounds like you, youll fit right in.

Who You Are

We are seeking a Controller to oversee all aspects of the accounting function, which includes, timely and accurate reporting of all consolidated financial reports and statements with supporting schedules in accordance with US GAAP and serving as the primary liaison for both internal and external auditors. You are someone who has experience in and gets excited about developing teams and building new systems, processes, and creating efficiencies. This position will report directly to the VP of Accounting.

What Youll Do

  • Establish and implement Accounting policies and procedures in accordance with
  • US GAAP and company standards
  • Oversee internal and external monthly financial reports in order to provide a precise
  • review of the companys current and projected financial position, ensuring integrity of
  • information
  • Evaluates current practices and policies and drives continuous improvement, researches
  • and analyzes accounting matters
  • Coordinates monthly closing process and prepares work papers and supporting schedules
  • for the quarterly financial review and annual financial audit
  • Primary liaison with internal and external auditors during financial and operational audits
  • Maintains and strengthens key internal and external relationships, including Senior
  • Management Team, VPs, Directors, Auditors and Consultants


  • Minimum 7+ years of progressive accounting experience including 3+ years as an Assistant Controller or Controller
  • Public accounting combined with public company experience. IPO experience is a big plus but not required
  • Has successfully scaled accounting operations and teams in fast paced and dynamic environments. Keeps abreast of deadlines
  • Must foster a culture of learning and growth
  • Exceptional organizational skills, analytically-minded, and results oriented
  • Clear and effective communicator
  • NetSuite experience is highly desirable
  • CPA is required

Physical Requirements

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer

Diversity at Justworks

Justworks is committed to maintaining a workplace where diversity of identity, culture, and life experience is the norm and is celebrated authentically and respected consistently. Diversity in our work, our people, and our product drives creativity and innovation, entrepreneurial leadership and integrity, competitiveness, and collaboration throughout our business and in the market. We depend on our differences to make our team stronger, our workplace more dynamic, and our product accessible to all of our customers.

Were proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Our DEI Commitment



Posted: 2021-04-20 Expires: 2021-05-21

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