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Accounting Manager

Remote
2 months ago
Full time role

Company

Scale Microgrid Solutions (“Scale”) is a fully integrated distributed energy platform focused on designing, implementing and financing innovative distributed clean ...

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Job Description

We are looking for an Accounting Manager to report to our Controller, who is based in Ridgewood, NJ. The role can be hybrid with 2 days in the office and the rest based remotely. 


Responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with the Controller, getting visibility into how a fast-growing PE-backed business operates, while supporting project accounting for the vastly diverse distributed energy projects we are building.
  • Support the design and implementation of accounting procedures, and work directly with the independent audit firm, in an effort to produce financial statements in accordance with GAAP.
  • Work alongside the external tax team to meet tax compliance and reporting requirements.
  • Regularly collaborate with other departments of the business to provide reporting and tax guidance, while ensuring appropriate financial accounting.
  • Manage the company’s AP, AR, and back-office support teams.
  • Support our Controller by becoming a senior member of our internal accounting team, aimed at being adaptive to our rapidly growing business.

For you to be successful in the role, you should have:

  • Sound knowledge of accounting principles and standards (GAAP).  CPA preferred.
  • 2+ years of audit experience at either mid-tier or big 4 firms.
  • Solid understanding of federal, state, and local tax regulations.
  • Experience in working with accounting software and databases.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
  • Superior data analysis skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Motivation to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, PE-backed business

This is a great opportunity to have a long-term impact on a fast-paced, private equity-backed growth business. Some of the core virtues embraced by Scales’ employees include:

  • Do the Right Thing
  • Act Like An Owner
  • Hustle
  • Demand Results
  • Go Together
  • Evolve or Disappear

We offer a competitive compensation package and a comprehensive benefits program including medical benefits, paid vacation and holidays, and 401K matching.
About Scale Microgrids Scale Microgrids (“Scale”) is a fully integrated distributed energy platform focused on designing, implementing and financing innovative distributed clean energy solutions. Through its leading technical expertise and access to scale capital, Scale helps its customers transition to a decentralized energy future by providing and financing sustainable, cost-effective, and resilient power solutions. Scale has its own proprietary microgrid solution which provides customer with cheaper, cleaner and more reliable power, and also partners with third party developers to acquire and/or finance a broader range of distributed energy assets. We raised $500MM from Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing, to fund our business plan and accelerate growth. We are growing quickly and looking to augment the team with highly motivated entrepreneurial talent.  About Warburg PincusWarburg Pincus is a leading global private equity firm with nearly $60 billion in assets under management (AUM). Its active portfolio of more than 180 companies around the globe is highly diversified by stage, sector and geography. Warburg Pincus is a growth investor and an experienced partner to management teams seeking to build durable companies with sustainable value. To learn more about Warburg Pincus, please visit https://www.warburgpincus.com/. Scale strives to attract and retain a workforce that reflects the composition of our customer base and communities. We are committed to providing a work environment that provides everyone equal access and opportunity to contribute and drive meaningful outcomes. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply and will consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Scale Microgrid Solutions (“Scale”) is a fully integrated distributed energy platform focused on designing, implementing and financing innovative distributed clean ...

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