Staff Accountant at Starship Technologies
San Francisco, CA, US

At Starship, we are redefining how goods reach the places in which we live. We see a future where a new generation of convenience services becomes available to everyone – made possible by our awesome autonomous neighbourhood robots. We have brought together some incredible talent and have entered commercial pilots with hundreds of robots driving along sidewalks across the United States and four countries in Europe. We believe that soon there will be thousands of our robots around the world.

To continue this mission, we are now looking for a Staff Accountant to join our team to support the world of finances for Starship on the US market, more specifically university campuses that we operate in.

In this job role, you will get to:

Allocate and post financial transaction details to subsidiary books

Perform all necessary account, sales and campus reconciliations

Check and verify source documents such as sales reports, invoices, and receipts

Update, verify and maintain accounting journals and ledgers and other financial records

Find and use accounting data to resolve accounting problems and discrepancies

Assist with campus equipment/supply procurement

Liaise with contacts at our Campuses

Prepare journal entries

Follow monthly closing checklist

Collate and analyze account data and generate reports

Maintain complete filing system to support financial records

Prepare analysis of accounts as requested

Prepare weekly, monthly sales reports to Campuses

Prepare weekly, monthly payment to Campuses 

Assist with budget preparation

Reconcile and maintain assigned balance sheet accounts

Sort, code and enter accounts payable data in our accounting software

Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures 

Maintain internal control systems

Support management on a daily basis

Perform related duties as assigned by supervisor and other general administrative tasks as needed

To be successful in the role, you will need:

Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office – Word, Excel and Outlook)

2+ years experience in accounting, finance

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers

Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service

Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices

Physical requirements:

Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards. 

Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards

Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs

Must be able to talk, listen and speak clearly on telephone

We do believe working at Starship is wonderful. Here's why:

We have a start-up environment and opportunities to grow within the company

As an employee, you will be able to work in many areas, therefore expanding your accounting knowledge

There are many possibilities to build systems and processes from scratch

A cozy office in downtown San Francisco

Here's a chance to take care of the finances at one of the coolest technology companies around. Come join us and be a part of the Future of Delivery, today!