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Controller (Remote)

telnyx

telnyx

Accounting & Finance
United States
Posted on Saturday, April 27, 2024

About Telnyx

Telnyx is an industry leader that's not just imagining the future of global connectivity—we're building it. From architecting and amplifying the reach of a private, global, multi-cloud IP network, to bringing hyperlocal edge technology right to your fingertips through intuitive APIs, we're shaping a new era of seamless interconnection between people, devices, and applications.

We're driven by a desire to transform and modernize what's antiquated, automate the manual, and solve real-world problems through innovative connectivity solutions. As a testament to our success, we're proud to stand as a financially stable and profitable company. Our robust profitability allows us not only to invest in pioneering technologies but also to foster an environment of continuous learning and growth for our team.

Our collective vision is a world where borderless connectivity fuels limitless innovation. By joining us, you can be part of laying the foundations for this interconnected future. We're currently seeking passionate individuals who are excited about the opportunity to contribute to an industry-shaping company while growing their own skills and careers.

The Role

We are seeking an experienced and detail-oriented Controller to join our finance team. Reporting directly to the CEO, the Controller will play a pivotal role in shaping the financial operations of Telnyx. This role is ideal for a candidate with a strong background in accounting and finance, seeking to contribute to the success of a vibrant and innovative tech company. You will play a critical role in overseeing daily accounting activities and creating new or improving existing accounting processes.

Responsibilities

  • Manage and oversee the month-end close process, including the preparation and review of journal entries, account reconciliations, and the accuracy of financial statements.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards and internal policies by overseeing and analyzing general ledger accounts.
  • Resolve discrepancies and accounting issues in a timely and effective manner.
  • Develop and present detailed financial reports to aid in decision-making processes across the company.
  • Collaborate closely with various departments to ensure accurate financial transactions and record-keeping.
  • Lead budgeting, forecasting, and financial planning efforts to align with company goals.
  • Drive process improvements in the accounting workflow to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
  • Stay abreast of new accounting regulations and ensure compliance with all applicable laws and guidelines.
  • Coordinate and support external audits, and maintain strong relationships with auditors.
  • Mentor and develop junior finance team members, promoting a culture of growth and learning.

What we are looking for

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field;
  • CPA certification is mandatory.
  • A minimum of 5-10 years of relevant experience in accounting or finance, with a thorough understanding of month-end close processes.
  • Prior audit experience, ideally from a public accounting firm or through an internal audit role.
  • In-depth knowledge of GAAP and financial reporting standards.
  • Proficiency with modern accounting software and advanced skills in MS Excel.
  • Exceptional analytical skills with a keen ability to work with financial data and generate insights.
  • Highly detail-oriented with excellent organizational and time management capabilities.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with a proven record of building relationships across various departments.
  • Self-motivated with a proactive approach to managing responsibilities and challenges.

Bring Your Authentic Self to Telnyx

Telnyx is committed to building a team full of diverse perspectives, various backgrounds and different minds. We believe diversity drives innovation. We are committed to building a culture where difference is valued and creating avenues of equity for underserved groups. While we are still a work in progress, we are actively seeking folks who are passionate about building a place of belonging for everyone.

We're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. We believe in transparency, proactivity, and mutual respect. We provide the high-grade tools that help you do your best work, and keep up the collaborative habits that help everyone stay in the loop. No matter where you're based or which team you’re on, you’re plugged in, supported, and helping to shape the future of communications.

You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Telnyx, we welcome diverse perspectives, rigorous thinkers and assumption challengers. Are you ready to join us?