Financial Controller at Zwift
Long Beach, CA, US

Who We Are:

Zwift is the fitness company born from gaming. We use the fun of gaming and the power of communities to inspire and encourage everybody to turn their fitness goals into achievements, from start to finish, wherever your finish line is.

We took the boring indoor cycling and running routine and gameified it, creating a rewarding social experience shared by a global community.

We’re a fast-growing, solidly backed startup defined by a passionate group of creative people. Zwift HQ is located in sunny Long Beach, CA with offices in NYC, London, Rio de Janeiro, Israel, and Japan.  

What You'll Do:

Reporting to the VP, Finance, as a key member of the Financial team, the Controller will work closely with the finance and leadership team to assist with the fantastic growth Zwift has been enjoying while ensuring the financial health of the company through rigorous planning, strategic and operational analyses.

  • Responsible for accurate and timely accounting of the company’s global business transactions, including Sales, Cost of Goods Sold, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Inventory Management, Payroll and Expense Reimbursement.
  • Manage the month end closing activities of all the company’s US and international subsidiaries.
  • Ensure accurate and timeliness of monthly / quarterly financial reporting to senior management.
  • Assist with quarterly financial reporting to the Board.
  • Review all Balance Sheet account analyses and bank account reconciliations.
  • Research and implement various financial related systems, its integrations amongst these systems. Establish standard processes and procedures.  Systems include Sage Intacct, eCommerce related, Expensify, Payroll related, Carta (for equity tracking) and Avalara Sales Tax.
  • Coordinate with CEO, VP Finance, and various department managers to prepare projection for the business plan and the annual budget. Provide leadership in the ongoing management of departmental budget and re-forecasting throughout the year.  Monitor the company’s cash flow activities.
  • Manage the administration and recording of the company’s financing activities, including the implementation and administration of the Carta equity system.
  • Primary contact with outside accountants/auditors to perform the annual audit of the company’s consolidated financial statements, year-end tax returns for both US and subsidiary entities.
  • Manage and supervise the accounting staff including offices in the US, UK, Brazil, Israel, and Japan.

What We're Looking For:

  • 8+ years of experience in accounting, financial and analytical roles, CPA preferred
  • 5+ years in a management role
  • BA/BS Degree in Accounting or Finance a must; MBA preferred
  • Experience working in a technology or mobile services company, startup, SaaS company or software businesses undergoing rapid growth and change
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills; experience in effectively communicating key data including presentations to senior management
  • Excellent team building and leadership skills
  • Previous experience with pre-IPO or publicly traded company

Top 5 Reasons We Think You’ll Love It Here

  • Fast growing, dynamic environment. Your job will never get boring!
  • Awesome team of diverse individuals who love what they do
  • Full benefits package including employee bike program
  • Amazing office on the 18th floor with a killer view
  • Did we mention that we ride bikes and run at work?

Zwift, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.