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Productboard is a quickly growing software startup operating both in Prague and San Francisco. We are looking for a talented person to help us scale our finance and operations teams. The Finance Manager will oversee all Accounting matters for productboard including financial reporting (both for at the SRO subsidiary and the US holding company), accounts receivable, accounts payable, invoicing, budgeting, and administration. They will participate tax filings and payroll, with assistance from our advisors.

We need a person who is eager to tackle the challenges presented when managing finances and accounting for a young, fast-growth multinational. Exposure to GAAP is a plus, but we will be happy to supplement your ACCA certification with US specific training and mentorship.

Your responsibilities would be:
- Overseeing all accounting activities including month-end close, financial reporting, payroll, and cash management for both CR and US entities
- Establishing and maintaining corporate accounting policies, procedures, and internal controls to ensure conformance with US GAAP and other laws/regulations
- Bring accounting in house — currently being handled via firms in the US and CZ. You would build, manage, and lead a finance team in Prague. You would also temporarily oversee the contractor’s work until you hire an in-house accountant.
- Building scalable systems to support our growth, overseeing transition from Quickbooks Online to an enterprise class ERP system ( e.g., NetSuite or Intacct)
- You would be also part of FP&A, so you would partner with business leads to understand and explain financial variances vs. plan and forecast

Desired Skills and Experience:
- 1 - 4 years of audit experience at a Big 4 firm (Deloitte, EY, KPMG or PwC)
- 2+ years of hands-on experience in a similar managerial role
- Proven knowledge of European based IFRS principles
- Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance or ACCA certification (or similar)
- Advanced proficiency in Excel and Powerpoint
- Great communication skills as you will be a collaborative business partner adept in building cross-functional relationships to drive business results
- Excellent spoken and written English

Preferred Skills:
- Experience with US GAAP is a plus, but we are willing to get you up to speed
- Experience with working in SaaS/B2B environment is a plus
- Experience with setting up your own ERP level accounting systems, such as Netsuite or Intacct

What we offer?
- Competitive compensation package, including stock options
- New MacBook Pro (or another notebook of your choice) + 34" monitor
- Budget for books, online courses, and conferences
- Unlimited supply of Mate Mate and ☕️
- Budget for Uber when staying late in the office
- MultiSport card for working out
- Opportunity to visit our San Francisco office

Location: Prague, with frequent travel to the US

Reporting to: VP Finance and Operations based in US

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