Staff Accountant

  • Administrative
  • New York, United States

Staff Accountant

Job description

Major League Hacking (MLH) is looking for someone to join our growing family and New York City office as a Staff Accountant. You will be responsible for the administration of MLH’s business.

Every year, MLH helps hundreds of community leaders around the world organize events for over 135,000 technologists and innovators. 

You’ll manage our bookkeeping, administrative needs, and various other projects to ensure that MLH can run successfully and that our team is well supported. You will be essential to the function of the business ensuring that we understand how we’re doing and that we are doing the things we need to function as a business

What You’ll Be Doing (Key Duties and Responsibilities)


  • Full Charge Bookkeeping - You’ll be responsible for ensuring our books are kept correct and up to date, financials are produced monthly, and financial processes are followed. You’ll handle AP, AR, coordinate tax preparation, reporting, record management.

  • Administrative Projects - As the financial and administrative center of the business, you’ll be well situated to take on projects that touch every aspect of the business. These might include: selecting insurance, ensuring organization wide compliance with new laws, or finding new vendors.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary

  • Stock options

  • Medical, dental, vision benefits and 401K

  • Unlimited PTO

  • Weekly team lunches

  • Travel opportunities


About MLH


Major League Hacking's (MLH) mission is to empower hackers. Each year over 100,000 young technologists and innovators around the world attend MLH events and join our community. Our events provide a self-driven environment where community members learn from each other outside the confines of traditional academia. The MLH team grew out of this movement and is dedicated to making it accessible to the entire world.

 

  • We’re a team of 20 people based in midtown Manhattan.

  • Our co-founders, Swift and Jon, were recognized for their work in education by Forbes in the 2017 30 Under 30 list.

  • We work with some of the top technology brands like Google, Slack, and Amazon to help them reach our community and get the latest and greatest tools into their hands.

  • We have a group of world-class investors including General Catalyst, Alexis Ohanian (Reddit), Jeff Lawson (Twilio), and Sundance DiGiovanni (Major League Gaming).

  • We are a mission driven B Corp, committed to responsibly serving the world and our community.

  • The hacker movement is taking off! Since we started in 2013, we’ve helped thousands of hackers find community in 50+ countries.

  • We’re the place for student technologists. 50%+ of North American computer science/engineering students attend our events each year and nearly all of them love MLH.

Requirements

  • 4+ years of experience in an accounting/bookkeeping role

  • Experience in Quickbooks Online a plus

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Process driven and detail oriented personality

  • Exceptional organizational ability

  • Ability to create strong connections