Accounting Manager

New York, New York /
Attivo Partners – Attivo Partners Team /
Full Time
Attivo Partners is looking for REMOTE Accounting Managers to join our growing team!

Are you committed to excellence and looking for opportunities to advance your career?

Are you passionate about technology and startups and want to engage deeply with some of the most innovative early-stage companies in the world?

Do you want to work for a company that values work/life balance?

Attivo Partners is a full-service finance and accounting consulting firm with our HQ in San Francisco, California and a presence & clientele in the major start-up hubs across the US. We provide our emerging growth clients with CFO, accounting, and finance services across industries and at all stages of early growth – from zero to >$50M in revenue. 

At Attivo, we work with some of the most exciting emerging growth companies backed by leading venture capital firms. Working with Attivo means working with these exciting companies within a team that has extensive experience with venture-backed companies and deep finance and accounting expertise. We are excited by the accounting, finance and business challenges inherent in working across many different companies, which provide our team members with excellent opportunities for learning and growing. 

At Attivo, we take mentoring and training seriously and our partners devote time and energy to developing and nurturing talent. We are a passionate group of people and live our values in everything we do:

- Clients first, firm second
- Real people providing long term value
- Data drives decisions
- Exceptional people doing exceptional work
- Constructive and supportive teams
- Culture of knowledge, creativity, collaboration, continuous learning, fun, love, and inclusion

Role Overview

The Accounting Manager position is a hands-on role, responsible for accounting functions at our clients that include full-cycle month-end close, accounts receivable and payable, payroll, and tax compliance. The Accounting Manager will be responsible for managing the general accounting for the organization, assisting with the creation of financial statements and management reporting, managing the organization's cash, and assisting with the creation of departmental budgets and forecasts. Experience with developing and establishing policies and procedures within a corporation is highly preferred. The ideal candidate has worked at or with early-stage start-ups.


    • Produce monthly financial statements and budget vs actual analysis
    • Assist with financial modeling and forecasting for clients
    • Manage Accounts Receivable - which includes invoicing, collections, reviewing contracts
    • Manage Accounts Payable - which includes ensuring accurate entry, timely payment, and compliance with company policies
    • Process employee onboarding, payroll, and terminations
    • Mentor and train future team members


    • Solid understanding of GAAP, CPA preferred
    • Advanced+ Excel
    • Experience with standard software solutions: QuickBooks Online, Xero, Netsuite,, Gusto, Expensify, Carta 
    • Excellent written and verbal communication
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
    • Independent judgment and decision-making
    • Ability to manage multiple projects/priorities at a time
    • Professional curiosity & creativity
    • Passionate desire to learn & for continuous improvement


    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance preferred. CPA is a plus
    • 6+ years of progressive accounting experience with at least 2 years in a supervisory role
    • Experience working in a fast-paced technology, or professional services environment

Professional Attributes

    • Professional integrity
    • High energy and enthusiasm, with a strong commitment to exceeding client expectations
    • Flexibility and openness to work on a variety of assignments, industries, and roles
    • Ability to learn quickly, make an immediate impact, and provide value-added service
    • Strong ability to connect and build relationships with clients, firm leadership, & peers
    • Confidence in professional aptitude and ability to effectively convey skills, knowledge, and qualifications to clients
    • Team player with a strong desire to be an active, long-term participant in Attivo’s growth
    • Entrepreneurial spirit and passion for startups and early-stage growth companies
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.