Assistant Controller

ThirdLove, San Francisco, California

Fast-growing intimates brand

ThirdLove is looking for an exceptional Assistant Controller to build out our accounting processes, systems and team. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to dive into a rapidly growing business to transform and up-level the accounting function. Responsibilities will cover all facets of accounting including revenue recognition, billing, collections, account reconciliations and financial reporting in compliance with US GAAP. We’re seeking a positive and adaptive self-starter who can roll-up their sleeves as they build the accounting team.


  • Oversee all accounting related tasks including general ledger, revenue recognition, AR/AP, cash reconciliation and month close  
  • Lead company through an annual financial audit in compliance with US GAAP
  • Develop and implement necessary financial accounting policies, procedures, and internal controls
  • Partner with finance to drive accurate and timely financial reporting
  • Build out an excellent accounting team -- hire, train and mentor the team
  • Provide the leadership, structure and vision needed for the team to excel as the company grows
  • Assess, implement and maintain accounting systems and tools to drive efficiencies and empower robust learnings
  • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Create and manage programs covering areas ranging from fraud to gift cards
  • Work collaboratively across departmental functions, providing actionable insights to help drive optimal business decisions


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Experience
  • 6+ years of accounting experience -- including recent experience within an ecommerce, retail or consumer sector
  • Previous experience performing or managing an audit
  • Extensive knowledge of technical accounting matters including GAAP, revenue recognition, Sarbanes-Oxley and SEC reporting
  • Both public company and startup experience a plus
  • Strong communicator who can distill complex and/or technical financial concepts, while providing strategic viewpoints
  • Can excel in a fast-growing and amorphous environment -- adapting and re-prioritizing as needed
  • Always curious and always learning


  • Comprehensive health benefits
  • 401k plan
  • Equity
  • Subsidized lunches
  • Quarterly product allotment
  • Wellness benefits including in-office massage and chiropractor visits
ThirdLove is a fast-growing intimates brand designing bras with real women in mind. Instead of using standard industry measurements, we developed proprietary half-cup sizes based on thousands of real women’s measurements. For us, it's not just about the bra — it's about how you feel in it.

We’re a growing team of designers, operations experts, mobile and web engineers, and marketers in San Francisco’s Design District. Through our combined expertise and passion, we strive every day to deliver elegant design and brilliant solutions to difficult-to-solve problems.

Our culture is entrepreneurial and dynamic, with a passionate dedication to creating beautiful products and great user experiences. We are funded by a long list of tier 1 VCs, celebrity angels, and strategic investors. Just a few ThirdLove perks include lunches, fun team outings, a fully stocked organic kitchen, health care, equity and, to top it all off, in-office chiropractic!

Please note before submitting an application: as a company, we take hiring very seriously. Interviewing with ThirdLove may include video and phone interviews, written projects, and/or on-site interviews. Although we are unable to follow-up with each and every applicant, we do our best to run a thorough process for candidates with whom we identify a potential fit.

ThirdLove is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at the company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetics, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About ThirdLove

ThirdLove is a fast-growing intimates brand. Our mission is to help every woman find her perfect fit by combining the best design and technology.

Want to learn more about ThirdLove? Visit https://www.thirdlove.com/