Accounting Clerk

  • BlockFi
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Nov 15, 2021
Full time Finance

Job Description

What is BlockFi?

BlockFi’s mission is to provide liquidity, transparency, and efficiency to digital financial markets by creating products that meet the needs of consumers and corporations across the globe. We build bridges between traditional finance and digital markets that enable growth for all participants.

We’re a team of builders and strivers, proud to champion financial inclusivity and offer economic opportunities around the globe. We provide the same inclusivity to our team members. BlockFi is a place where diversity is celebrated, individuality is recognized, and every single team member is valued. We are changing the status quo to be the first financial company that people love, and we rely on our people to make it happen!

About Your Team

We are seeking an accounting clerk to help us build and scale our growing accounting team.  The role will entail working through cutting-edge accounting issues in the crypto space and implementing best-in-class processes and controls.  This is a unique opportunity to learn and work across multiple areas as a key member of a high-performing team.

The ideal candidate will have knowledge of basic accounting principles and a high degree of attention to detail.

Your Mission

  • Accounts Payable data entry of invoices.
  • Setting up payments to vendors.
  • Maintaining credit card accounts.
  • Assisting in creating and maintaining purchasing system.
  • Assisting with month-end accruals.
  • Research vendor statements and address discrepancies.
  • Owner of the vendor onboarding process and vendor documentation management.
  • Preparation of 1099 and unclaimed property filing.
  • Communicating with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Keep up-to-date technically and apply new knowledge to your job.
  • Assisting with other projects as needed.

Your Expertise

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting (preferred)
  • 1-2 years’ experience with accounts payable or general accounting.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Experience working in an ERP system / environment (preferred)
  • Experience with AP software, such as Airbase, preferred.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks.

 

Why BlockFi?

BlockFi has experienced incredible growth since our launch in August 2017. Our client base has grown to more than 225,000 (and counting), and the company now boasts more than $15 billion in assets on our platform. We recently completed a Series D funding round placing the company's valuation at $3 billion, and our team now has more than 500 people worldwide. We have established ourselves as a crypto market leader, and as we expand our product suite and geographic footprint, we expect our addressable market to grow exponentially.

BlockFi's leadership team has decades of experience in the traditional financial services and banking world, and we take a conservative approach to regulation that will position us well for sustainable long-term growth and expansion.

Our team is comprised of highly motivated professionals from diverse backgrounds. We are aiming to become the leading lender in crypto and are poised to redefine the global financial ecosystem for the better. In addition:

  • BlockFi is one of the first companies to ever offer crypto-backed loans and the only company whose founding team has an institutional understanding of the debt capital markets and regulatory landscape in the U.S.
  • $100 MM of Series A, B, and C funding led by Valar Ventures with participation from Susquehanna, Winklevoss Capital, Fidelity, Galaxy Digital, Akuna Capital, and Morgan Creek
  • $350 MM of Series D funding led by Bain Capital Ventures, partners of DST Global, Pomp Investments and Tiger Global
  • We are moving quickly and have already deployed substantial capital into the space, proving our ability to execute and capture customer demand

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