Director, Corporate Controller

Eventbrite, San Francisco, California

Online ticketing and registration

The Accounting team partners with the executive team and all other parts of the business to ensure timely and accurate information, operational excellence and compliance with all local and international financial requirements.  We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced people leader and manager to join our fast-growing organization. The position will lead a team responsible for all Eventbrite’s monthly and quarterly consolidated financial close and reporting cycles and finance operations.  This role will report into the Chief Accounting Officer.


  • Have leadership skills with the ability to manage and develop a high performing team of professionals with focuses on accounting, financial systems and finance operations
  • Timely and accurate delivery of monthly and quarterly financial reporting requirements including US-GAAP / SEC reporting and internal management reporting
  • Annual financial statement audits and quarterly reviews
  • Compliance with Sarbanes Oxley 404 requirements
  • Develop / Monitor global controls and processes to ensure relevance and consistency
  • Streamlining of processes and systems to facilitate ongoing scalability and efficiency
  • Be customer focused ensuring the team provides excellent service to our colleagues in relation to payroll, purchasing and travel
  • Develop relationships with business leaders across the organization and establish critical interfaces between the accounting organization and other organizations
  • ERP system training, development and ongoing maintenance


  • A minimum of 10 years of relevant experience, with at least 5 years at the management level
  • Team building and management skills with a desire to pursue continuous improvement
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Previous experience in public accounting (preferably Big 4), including public company audits
  • Exposure to quarterly / annual SEC reporting
  • Licensed CPA or other recognized public accounting qualification
  • Comprehensive knowledge of US GAAP, with expertise in technical accounting and internal controls
  • Expertise in financial systems, preferably WorkDay.M&A execution and integration experience a bonus
Eventbrite is a global ticketing and event technology platform, powering millions of live experiences each year. We empower creators of events of all shapes and sizes – from music festivals, experiential yoga, political rallies to gaming competitions –– by providing them the tools and resources they need to seamlessly plan, promote, and produce live experiences around the world. Last year, the team served 795,000 creators hosting nearly 4 million experiences across 170 countries. Meet some of the Britelings that make it happen.


Eventbrite is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer supporting workforce diversity.  We do not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

About Eventbrite

Eventbrite powers ticketing and registration for more than two million live experiences each year, hosting the world’s largest online selection of events. We build technology that allows anyone to create, share, find and attend events of all kinds. Music festivals, marathons, conferences, hackathons, political rallies, fundraisers, gaming competitions— you name it, we power it.

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