Controller at Atrium
San Francisco, CA, US

Atrium is reinventing the way legal services are delivered by combining modern technology and operational efficiency to deliver fast, transparent, and price predictable services to high-growth companies. Atrium aims to disrupt the $158B corporate legal services market. We’re based in San Francisco and have $75.5M in funding from top investors including Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, Y Combinator, Greylock, First Round Capital, and more. 


Atrium’s platform promotes collaboration between clients and their attorney to seamlessly manage corporate records, draft key documents, and track projects in one place, resulting in a vastly superior experience that enables our clients to focus on growing their business. Atrium has helped ~400 companies with everything from corporate governance and drafting commercial contracts to raising over $1B in venture capital. We are a cross-functional team of engineers, designers, product managers, operations and legal experts building products and tools that are changing the future of the legal industry. 


As a Controller and Sr. Accounting Manager you will work directly with co-founders and senior management; You will have a unique opportunity to build an accounting process from scratch and later scale up and grow with a high paced startup. By putting finance and accounting controls in place, and improving processes, you will enable smarter business decisions across all levels of the organization that have a direct impact on the success of the firm. As the team and company grows, the scope of your responsibilities will expand and many leadership opportunities will become available.

What would you be doing?

Be responsible for Technical and Operational Accounting functions

Review and update key accounting policies and procedures inclusive of ASC 606, Equity Accounting and related Audit Accounting Memos

Prepare for company’s 2019 financial audit. Ensure compliance with all policies and requirements, develop, implemented and maintain strong internal controls.

Manage and comply with statutory reporting requirements and tax filings including coordination with financial external advisors.

Evaluate current accounting and billing processes and related systems to identify areas for improvement

Manage and be a great mentor to grow accounting team

What does success look like in this role?

Around 8 years of total experience (4 years at a Big 4 company, 4 years in corporate accounting)

CPA required

BS Degree in Accounting or Finance

Experience in handling and managing the Audit

Excellent knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SAAS revenue recognition

Comfortable with driving processes and making decisions

Ability to adapt and drive changes to accounting operations in line with business structure

What would you get from Atrium?

The rare opportunity to be an early engineering leader at one of the hottest SF startups with $65M in new funding. We're not just another legal tech company disrupting a traditional industry, we're transforming how legal services are provided!

Top-tier mentorship from experienced founders, including Justin Kan (Twitch founder)

A cross-functional, collaborative and growth-oriented environment where your input is highly valued

Competitive compensation with equity, top-tier health and commuter benefits, 401k, pet insurance, and paid vacation and sick time-off; plus sweet perks like catered lunch daily, cell phone reimbursement, professional development stipend, etc.

San Francisco office across from 4th & King CalTrain with large private patio and views of downtown.