Senior Accountant (Sequoia One)

San Francisco, CA
The Senior Accountant is responsible for maintaining timely and accurate financial statements. Sequoia One is our newest service offering, providing HR outsourcing to help tech startups grow quickly and safely. This position is based in our San Francisco office.

What You Get To Do

    • Upload and reconcile daily client payroll transactions from our HR Pyramid system to our general ledger 
    • Work closely with our Payroll Operations Team to research and resolve related issues 
    • Process & post Accounts Payable and credit card related transactions 
    • Assist with the monthly accounting close, including preparation of general ledger transactions 
    • Assist the Finance team with analysis and monthly financial reporting to management 
    • Prepare accurate tax and audit support schedules for outside accounting firm 
    • Work on special, nonrecurring, and ongoing projects 


    • 5 + years of progressive experience in accounting 
    • Bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance 
    • Attention to detail, organized, and thorough with a desire for continuous improvement 
    • Full cycle accounting experience 
    • Payroll and benefits administration a plus 
    • PEO, insurance, or start-up experience is highly desirable 
    • Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills 
    • Ability to prioritize workload and perform in a fast-paced environment 
    • Strong spread sheeting and analytical skills 
    • Hands-on, team player who possesses a can-do attitude 
    • Experience with Salesforce, MasterTax, Netsuite and HR Pyramid is a plus 
Sequoia’s Culture – Our most important asset:

Passion for service
Growth oriented
Caring for others
Focused on relationship building

Compensation & Benefits

Sequoia provides competitive compensation including base salary, performance based bonus programs, and comprehensive benefits package including 401(k) matching.