Financial Reporting Analyst

New York City, NY
Finance – Public Markets
Full-time
This role requires a high level of understanding regarding stock-based compensation accounting and reporting - analysts in this role are primarily responsible for compiling audit-defensible financial reports focusing on stock-based compensation using our state of the art software. In this role, you'll be part of a highly dynamic team that's creating the future of financial reporting software for private and public markets. 

This role is responsible for:

    • Performing research and analysis for regulatory guidance on stock-based compensation for financial reporting purposes for current and prospective clients.
    • Interfacing with accounting, finance and audit teams to understand and communicate complex accounting reports
    • Managing multiple projects and deadlines and adapting one’s analysis to specified formats when creating reports
    • Working with and improving Carta’s stock-based compensation financial reporting tools and models

Requirements:

    • Basic to intermediate level of understanding related to stock-based compensation accounting/reporting per ASC-718 formerly FAS123R)
    • Ability to quickly grasp new accounting guidance and apply them to current financial models
    • A strong preference for creating new products and improving workflows
    • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
    • Expert-level understanding of Excel
    • Prior experience in a client-facing role

Nice-to-haves:

    • CPA, CEP, or equivalent
    • Work experience at a major auditing firm
    • Extensive experience with stock based compensation accounting and reporting (ASC-718 formerly FAS123r, ASC-505-50, IFRS2)
    • Experience in reviewing and compiling 10K or 10Q reports


Carta is building the central registry of asset ownership

Everything in our world is owned by a person or a group of people. If issuing equity were as easy and cheap as paying payroll, ownership would be as ubiquitous as salaries. We think of ourselves as a utility company, laying the financial cables that will allow everyone in the world to become an owner. Come help us democratize ownership, reduce income inequality, and pull more wage-earners out of the debt stack and into the equity stack.

We are looking for extraordinary colleagues. Come join us as we build the world's next great company.

Carta is backed by many of the world’s best investors, including Social Capital (Slack, Intercom, Box), Union Square Ventures (Twitter, Twilio & Coinbase), Menlo Ventures (Uber & Warby Parker) and Spark Capital (Oculus VR, Slack and Cruise Automation).