Senior Accountant

Getaround, San Francisco

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As a Senior Accountant at Getaround, you’ll help us build the systems and processes required to support a rapidly growing company, and will be a gatekeeper for all transactions entered into our accounting system. You’ll assist us in building analytical tools to track budgeted vs. actual results and standardize our accounting processes to facilitate timely and accurate financial reporting to support the business.


  • Perform all general ledger functions: revenue recognition, accounting for prepaid expenses, short and long term investments, and accrued liabilities, inventory tracking, depreciation and amortization, equity, and interest income and expense
  • Oversee the Getaround's routine data processes: cash reconciliations, accounts payable, owner payments, and payroll, ensuring all transactions are recorded timely, coded to the proper account and classified properly
  • Drive the monthly close process to facilitate timely reporting of budgeted vs. actual results, including performance and/or review of Getaround's reconciliations of accounts payable, payroll, parking activity, owner payments, claims activity and other recoverable cost activity
  • Process employee expense reimbursements and manage our credit card facility, including transaction monitoring and monthly reconciliations
  • Ensure accurate and timely tax filings and payments toFederal, State and Local tax agencies
  • Prepare monthly financial statements for review with our executive team


  • 7+ years of relevant work experience performing and supporting transaction processing for a fast-growing software/internet company
  • In-depth knowledge of GAAP, including preparation of audited GAAP financial statements
  • Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting
  • Superior writing, communication and presentation skills
  • Entrepreneurial spirit with a resourceful nature, team-first attitude, and problem-solving nature
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects while simultaneously meeting company goals and deadlines
  • In-depth knowledge and direct experience working with accounting systems (any one or more of: Oracle, NetSuite, Quickbooks, Xero, ...)
  • In-depth knowledge and direct experience working with payroll processing systems (any one or more of: ADP, Paychex, SurePayroll, ...)
  • Proficient in Google Docs, Google Spreadsheets, and Microsoft Excel

Additional Awesomeness

  • Current CPA designation (status: active) with Big 4 public accounting firm experience
  • Managed all aspects of the audit process, prepared and issued GAAP financial statements as both a CPA for a Big 4 public accounting firm and as an accounting manager of a privately-held, early-stage, startup technology company
  • Strong desire to tackle new challenges and projects with enthusiasm
  • Ability to survive and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment
  • Passion for sustainability and pioneering next-generation transportation
  • Familiarity with Xero, Bill.com and Expensify

About Getaround

About us Getaround is an on-demand carsharing marketplace powered by our proprietary hardware technology, the Getaround Connect. Headquartered in San Francisco since 2009, we won TechCrunch Disrupt in 2011, and launched on-demand carsharing just two years later. Getaround has grown to over 200,000 members across the US by allowing users to rent, unlock and drive — all with your phone. Rates start at $5/hour including insurance and no membership fees. Car owners conveniently share their cars earning $500-$1000 a month.

Want to learn more about Getaround? Visit Getaround's website.