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Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017 12:09 AM


Part-time Accountant

Laugh To Win, LLC
, is looking to fill the role of Part-time Accountant for their new men’s grooming line, Road Tested. We are seeking a competent and organized professional with phenomenal communication skills. The ideal candidate will thrive in an entrepreneurial environment and will have a strong knowledge of finance, accounting, P&L management and budgeting. Working with the CFO, the Part-time Accountant will help develop systems to ensure accurate and efficient cost-accounting and reporting.

Key Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):
Oversee all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP standards, income tax reporting and regulatory requirements
Oversee day to day financial operations and budget management
Reconcile inventory and commissions for retail accounts
P&L management with key metrics in place
Monthly reconciliation of warehouse and retail inventory
Reconcile monthly operating budgets and balance sheets; share updated financial reports with the senior management team
Functional responsibility over accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and financial reporting
Develop systems and procedures to support effective financial reporting
Develop automated systems to reduce costs and improve efficiency
Oversee all financial, project accounting; ensure that expenditures are consistently aligned with budgets
Maintain internal control and safeguards for receipt of revenue, costs, and budgets and actual expenditures

Desired Skills & Experience:
B.A./B.S. required; CPA desired
Preference given to 5+ years of accounting experience (note any CPG experience)
Advanced/expert user of QuickBooks
Excellent computer skills: Microsoft Office Suite required; WordPress
Prior high level P&L experience
Strong analytical and data management skills
Ability to communicate effectively with senior management
Strong IT skills
Entrepreneurial drive
Cost-accounting in a manufacturing environment

Job Requirements:
Bondable; background check required
Autonomous and innovative thinker
High attention to detail
Time management and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Self-starter, ability to work individually, or with a team
Excellent written and verbal communication
Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Location: Santa Monica, CA 90403

Compensation: commensurate with experience, position has the potential to become full-time in the next 6-9 months

Company Background:
Laugh to Win, LLC, a Santa Monica start-up, is about to revolutionize the market for men’s care products. Our first brand, Road Tested, is a no-nonsense, heavy-duty line of products that get the job done without any scents, greasy or oily residue, or toxins. By making products that look like the tools men use and feel like nothing at all, men can experience the benefits they need to live longer, healthier lives. If you’re smart and resourceful with a no-quit attitude and up for any challenge, then we want to hear from you.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status.


Please reply to this posting with the following.
A) Attach your resume to your email.
B) In your cover letter please include the answers to the below questions. Please note any experience you have working with a start-up.
1) Give some instances in which you anticipated problems and were able to influence a new direction.
2) How do you involve your manager and/or others when you make a decision?
3) Describe a time when you came up with a creative solution/idea/project/report to a problem in your past work.
4) What have you done in past situations to contribute toward a teamwork environment?
5) Tell us about a time when you had to present complex information. How did you ensure that the other person understood?

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