Sr. Manager of Accounting

Vroom, Houston, TX

Great Prices. Better Cars. Shipped to You.

Vroom.com is a venture-backed, fast-growing start-up focused on revolutionizing the car buying experience. Our approach is unique in that we recondition pre-owned vehicles to a high standard, sell online, and deliver anywhere across the US. We have experienced tremendous growth in our first 5 years of operation and have become a disruptive force in the automotive industry. Vroom is an exciting, accelerating workplace, and there's no better time to join the team than right now.

We are seeking a skilled, quick-learning CPA with 6+ years of broad accounting experience--including audit experience--to join our fast-paced, dynamic Accounting team as a Senior Accounting Manager. In this role, you'll manage month-end close and support all areas of Vroom's accounting team. This position sits in our beautiful new offices in the Westchase area of Houston, TX and reports to the Divisional Controller onsite.


  • Support all aspects of accounting and shared services management (AP, AR, Revenue, Intercompany, General Ledger, Cash Offices)
  • Assist in the formulation of internal controls and policies to comply with SOX and established best practices
  • Manage the month-end close to the established calendar
  • Assist with implementation of accounting IT system to facilitate processes and maintain records
  • Review and approve posting transactions and journal entries prepared by staff
  • Reconcile and analyze accounts for the monthly or annual closing
  • Communicates results of analysis in a clear, concise, and salient manner
  • Participate in preparation and completion of the annual audit
  • Review the company's accounting information to identify and resolve inaccuracies or imbalances
  • Identifies process and control improvement opportunities and works with management to implement appropriate changes
  • Acts as backup for other Team members of the Accounting team
  • Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.
  • Maintains solid understanding of accounting policies and stay current on changes in GAAP


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • 6+ years of accounting and operations experience -recent experience in an ecommerce, retail or consumer sector is preferred
  • 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 reprioritizing as needed
  • Always curious and always learning
  • Strong aptitude for managing and analyzing large volumes of transactions and data
  • Proficient in accounting software and Microsoft Excel
  • Strong commitment to complete task timely is a must
  • Ability to carry out tasks autonomously and collaboratively
  • Individual should be able to meet deadlines under pressure

This full-time role offers competitive compensation; health, dental & vision insurance through United Healthcare; a 401k plan; fully company-paid short term disability, long term disability, and life insurance; access to a healthcare concierge service with virtual visits; and 15 annualized days of paid vacation.

But our biggest benefit is being part of a low-ego, high performing team that's transforming the used car market into a modern, online and data-driven industry. We are looking for people who want to be a part of a contemporary startup culture. What gets us out of bed is working with talented people on a mission that matters.

To Apply

If you think you might be who we’re looking for, apply below with your resume and a cover letter telling us why you think you’d be a great addition to the team.

About Vroom

Vroom’s mission is simple: we want to make buying a car as easy as ordering a pizza. By offering no-haggle pricing, an easy purchase process, and nationwide delivery, we’re well on our way. Quality, communication, and exceeding our customers’ wildest expectations mean the world to us. Vroom is an exciting, accelerating workplace, and there’s no better time to join the team than right now.


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