Staff Accountant

Cie is a venture studio for large enterprises and emerging start-up companies. We’re looking for a powerhouse Staff Accountant to work closely with our accounting team on multiple projects across both sides of our business. This is an opportunity to gain hands-on experience and grow your accounting chops in a fast-paced, creative workplace.

If you are a creative problem solver, organized, self-motivated, and have an exceptional level of attention-to-detail…then WE WANT YOU!

what you'll accomplish in a year

accelerate your career

You will work on a wide range of complex projects that will skyrocket your experience in comparison to your peers.

have an impact

You will get to develop the accounting and finance processes to accelerate the growth and fulfill the business needs of an expanding start-up.

have a big say

Be part of a team that encourages fresh ideas and work in a collaborative environment where you are constantly learning but also teaching.

what you'll do to get there

monthly duties

  • Drive month-end close processes for start-ups and assist in corporate processes 
  • Own the invoicing and A/R collections and provide detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions
  • Support accounts payable activities to ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and entry
  • Prepare weekly cash flow forecast reports and provide variance analysis
  • Ensure credit card transactions are documented and entered in the accounting system
  • Assist with bank and credit card reconciliations and preparing and analyzing departmental budgets
  • Calculate and produce commission reports for the sales team on a monthly basis
  • Process payroll bi-monthly in a timely manner
  • File and reconcile sales and use tax calculations and returns monthly
  • Perform monthly bank settlements and regularly maintain detailed reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts
  • Assist in the preparation of management reporting and analysis reports

ongoing duties

  • Assist in the development and monitoring of complete and up to date operating procedures for all accounting and financial controls
  • Support accounting team and ensure backup documentation is properly filed and organized
  • Prepare documentation for external auditors
  • Support executive management team in ad-hoc projects in conjunction with senior accounting and finance staff

what you’ll need to succeed

  • Excellent communication skills for internal and external demand
  • Solid understanding of accounting concepts and GAAP principles
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, especially excel
  • Proficient with 10-key typing
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy and effective decision-making skills
  • Trustworthy and able to maintain discretion and privacy
  • Highly organized with the ability to manage and delegate tasks

what we offer

At Cie, we’re looking for fun, bright, independent, self-motivated, and experienced people who have a passion for building disruptive technology. Our compensation packages consist of salary and equity, and are commensurate with accomplishment. We offer a full suite of benefits.

Competitive Salary

Based on experience and performance.


The right candidate will have the opportunity to work in an exciting start-up environment with accelerated vertical growth. You’ll work with a smart group of driven and talented project and account managers, designers, and developers.


Full suite of benefits including Medical, Dental, Visual, Life, Paid Vacation and a 401k matched.

The Right Gear

All the bells and whistles you need to drive results.

The Right Culture

Frequent Team events and friendly competition. Yeah, we love ping pong too. Tourney day is right around the corner…

Free Food/Drinks

Catered lunches, stocked pantries, fridges and unlimited coffee.


There’s an outfitted gym at your disposal.


With new offices in Irvine, CA, our beautiful open work space offers stocked fridges, snacks and is in a building with a gym for employees, free parking, and game room!