Product Manager, Accounting

Job Description

Airbase’s Product Managers navigate challenges at the convergence of finance, accounting, and technology, leveraging their experience, strategic thinking, and business insight to deliver significant value to customers.

About Airbase

Airbase stands as the premier all-in-one spend management platform, empowering companies with unprecedented oversight and control over expenditure. Recognizing the need for finance teams to move beyond tedious spend management tasks and become strategic partners within their organizations, we provide a unified solution. By consolidating multiple spend management systems into one platform, Airbase streamlines workflows, including expense approvals and various payment methods, while automating much of the associated accounting workload.

Discover why pioneering companies such as Gusto, Segment, Doximity, Getaround, and Netlify trust Airbase at www.airbase.com.

About the Accounting PM Role

As an Accounting Product Manager at Airbase, you’ll collaborate closely with the Founder/CEO and the product team to shape and develop the Airbase product. With a focus on enhancing our team’s expertise, we seek to integrate individuals with a profound understanding of finance and accounting into our product development efforts. Areas such as Accounting-specific workflows and General Ledger (GL) integrations within Airbase will particularly benefit from this accounting expertise. This role offers a remarkable opportunity to contribute to building a product that significantly improves the experiences of finance and accounting professionals.

Responsibilities:

  • Addressing the challenges faced by accountants, controllers, and AP teams within our mid-market customer base.
  • Thoroughly understanding our customers’ accounting-related workflows concerning spend management and providing support within Airbase.
  • Streamlining the time required for our customers to close their books.
  • Identifying opportunities to automate accounting tasks for our customers.
  • Expanding our market reach by developing new integrations with ERP and accounting systems.
  • Researching and becoming proficient in all ERP/accounting systems supported by Airbase.
  • Driving revenue growth and enhancing customer retention.
  • Serving as an in-house expert on accounting and ERP systems, guiding the product development team to deliver superior products.

This role requires:

  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • An undergraduate degree in accounting.
  • Expertise and certifications in NetSuite.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a customer-facing NetSuite implementation consulting role.
  • A passion for devising new workflows and processes to enhance accounting efficiency.
  • Enthusiasm for joining a small team and contributing to company growth.

Nice to haves:

  • CPA or equivalent certification.
  • Prior experience as a practicing accountant or an audit background in a prominent firm.
  • Strong project management abilities.