Product Manager, Accounting

May 22, 2024

Job Description

You’ll collaborate closely with the Founder/CEO and the Airbase product team to shape and develop the Airbase product. Currently, we lack Product Managers with extensive finance and accounting expertise, and we aim to incorporate this knowledge into our team. The functionalities in Airbase concerning Accounting workflows and GL integrations stand to gain significantly from accounting proficiency. This presents an exciting opportunity to contribute to a product that will significantly enhance the work of finance and accounting professionals.

Responsibilities:

  • Addressing the challenges faced by accountants, controllers, and the AP team among our mid-market clientele.
  • Gain a deep understanding of our customers’ accounting-related workflows (pertaining to spend management) and provide support within Airbase.
  • Streamline our customers’ book closing processes.
  • Identify avenues for automating accounting tasks for our customers.
  • Develop new integrations with ERP and accounting systems to broaden our market scope.
  • Research and develop expertise in all ERP/accounting systems we support.
  • Drive revenue growth and customer retention.
  • Serve as an in-house expert on accounting and ERP systems, aiding the product development team in delivering superior products.

This role requires:

  • Exceptional communication (both written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.
  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting.
  • Proficiency and certifications in NetSuite.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a customer-facing NetSuite implementation consulting role.
  • A penchant for devising new workflows and processes to enhance accounting efficiency.
  • Eagerness to be part of a small team and contribute to building a company.

Nice to haves:

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

Location:

Given our distributed team setup, this position is location-flexible.