Director of Accounting

Los Angeles
Finance + Admin /
Full-time /
Company And Culture

Created in 2002 by Marc Eckō, Complex is a leading global youth entertainment network showcasing the evolution of major pop culture categories, including streetwear and style, music, sneakers, and sports. Complex is a juggernaut in the content and culture space, delivering unprecedented global reach.

Complex is the world’s definitive cultural commerce, content, and experiential platform. We have created an all-new operating system built for the next generation, seamlessly integrating discovery, inspiration, community, and shopping. The company represents an expansion of the original vision with a deep understanding of convergence culture and its impact on contemporary society.

Whether through video, long-form editorial, or social content, Complex tells stories that engage dynamic conversation with our communities. Our internet-breaking cover stories document the heroes of culture and take them to the next level through product collaboration and shoppability.

Complex has become experts in creating immersive environments at our IRL experiences and cultural events. ComplexCon is our flagship festival bringing together the world’s most influential brands and artists for an unforgettable weekend of style, sneakers, art, design, food, music, inspiration and more. 


Join us to help redefine the way people shop, while building a global marketplace that moves at the speed of culture. Complex is committed to building a high performing team that is passionate about what they do and the communities we serve.

Everyone at Complex truly believes in the company and its mission; it’s a requirement for working here. There is synergy within the teams that make Complex what it is, a well-oiled machine. Employees are at the forefront of the company's success because every one of us is given the opportunity to provide suggestions, feedback, and direction.

Why We’re Hiring
We are seeking an exceptional, detail-oriented and self-motivated Director of Accounting with excellent communication and critical thinking skills, who thrives working in a collaborative environment. This role will be responsible for the accounting operations of NTWRK and associated businesses. The Director of Accounting will work closely with the VP, Accounting and on day-to-day accounting operations, strategic initiatives and special projects, as well as supervising Accounting staff. The Accounting team collaborates with stakeholders, both internal and external, to ensure the financial health of the company through accurate and timely reporting and ensuring payments to all parties arrive on time. In this critical role, you will join a group of strategic, detailed-oriented thinkers that thrive in a fast-paced environment

Who You Are

    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field
    • 10+ years of related accounting experience with demonstrated growth required; start-up or public accounting
    • CPA required, excellent knowledge of US GAAP
    •  Big 4 experience preferred
    •  Experience in consumer products / inventory management or advertising / media preferred
    •  Outstanding analytical and problem solving ability, with the ability to execute, follow-up, and ensure impeccable attention to detail
    • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and work with all levels in the organization
    • Excellent organizational and time management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask in fast paced and high-volume environment
    • Must show accountability, take initiative, be a team player, and operate with a sense of urgency
    • Exposure to Quickbooks Online, Google Suite, and Tableau preferred
    • Good proficiency with Microsoft tools (Excel, Word) is required
    • Experience supervising a small team

What You’ll Do

    • Overseeing the general ledger and take ownership for the entire month end, quarter end, and year end close procedures in compliance with US GAAP. This includes, but is not limited to, preparing and reviewing journal entries, creating and maintaining accounting schedules, performing and reviewing account reconciliations.
    • Owning the external audit process, including preparation and/or review of deliverables and handling communication with external auditors.
    • Complying with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings while remaining current on regulatory requirements, working with external firms.
    • Developing and enforcing effective accounting policies and processes to maintain and strengthen internal controls, identify and document gaps in current processes, recommend solutions, and carry out best practices.
    • Supervising and leading an Accounting Manager and Senior Accountants to ensure the smooth operations of financial processes. Identifying development and training needs as appropriate. 
    • Working with various teams in the business to develop processes and systems to ensure accurate and complete reporting.
    • Assisting with financial reporting as required for Management, Board meetings and other investor-related requests.
    • Performing other related duties as necessary or assigned, including ad-hoc analysis and projects.

What We Offer

    • Best in class health, dental, and vision insurance
    • Short-term/long-term disability and life insurance
    • FSA Options: Health, Dependent, Commuter
    • Paid Parental leave
    • 401k with 4% match
    • Pet Insurance
    • Legal and Identity Theft Plans
    • Vacation time and sick days
$150,000 - $175,000 a year
The Pay Range for this position is listed. Actual pay will vary based on factors including, but not limited to experience and performance. The range listed is just one component of Complex's Total Rewards offerings for employees.
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

The above statements cover what are generally believed to be principal and essential functions of the job. Specific circumstances may allow or require some incumbents assigned to the job to perform a different combination of duties.
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