Controller

Baltimore, MD
Finance/Accounting
Full-time


Blispay is a financial technology startup backed by strong partners. Our first product is an everyday credit & financing solution that customers deserve and merchants need. Our founding team consists of experienced industry veterans from companies including Bill Me Later, PayPal, Bank of America, MBNA, Microsoft & Zynga.

As the Blispay Controller, you will report to the Head of Finance and be responsible for managing the Blispay financial systems and controls. You will play a significant role in building and scaling our financial management and processes during our rapid growth. You will get to use your attention to detail, desire to build great things and positive attitude to establish and grow this critical area of our company's future.

Responsibilities

    • Responsible for managing financial forecasts of Blispay on a regular basis and analysis of monthly variance (Actual vs. Budget)
    • Work across company to develop departmental expense budgeting, reporting and reforecasting
    • Develop and deliver monthly financials to senior management
    • Coordinate and lead external audit process
    • Maintain and develop robust and efficient accounting and reporting processes and related procedures/policies in compliance with the relevant laws and regulations
    • Monitor KPI's to drive and optimize operations
    • Responsible for monitoring metrics for and execution of payment with external debt providers
    • Support effort to design, implement and improve finance reporting tools, processes and solutions
    • Manage accounts payable and payroll processing

Requirements

    • 10 years accounting experience, preferably with significant credit or banking experience
    • Bachelor’s degree and CPA required, master´s degree preferred
    • Experience in partnering with and presenting to senior business leaders
    • Excellent ability to analyze risks and recommend controls to mitigate those risks
    • Significant attention to detail
    • Highly self-motivated with an ability to prioritize needs in a fast-moving environment
    • Demonstrated ability to work effectively cross functionally
    • Acting with integrity and trust