Job Openings


Job ID: BH340929

Category: Controller, Assistant Controller

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Profitable Boston based SaaS company is looking for a Controller to work along side their VP of Finance. This company has been experiencing strong revenue and headcount growth and also has a considerably better work/life balance than many others in the high tech space.

You will be responsible for leading all aspects of the day-to-day operations within the accounting function and leading a team of people. The Controller will play a meaningful role in preparing and running the financial reporting. You will work closely with our finance team and cross functionally, in order to support and optimize accounting operations.

Key responsibilities:

  • Financial statement reporting for internal and external audiences, ensuring compliance with US GAAP
  • Lead accounting operations including revenue recognition, accounts receivable, accounts payable and payroll
  • Own and coordinate the month end close process
  • Own and manage accounting systems/tools and ensuring efficiency of those tools
  • Oversee and coordinate annual audit and tax engagements and ensure they are completed timely
  • Track and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Lead and mentor accounting team
  • Working cross functionally to ensure other teams have the finance support they require
  • Ad-hoc financial reporting




  • Have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting
  • Are a certified CPA (not required, but preferred)
  • Have 7+ years working in SaaS industry/public accounting
  • Have 2+ years of experience successfully running the monthly close and annual audit of a SaaS software company
  • Strong technical knowledge of accounting standards and GAAP
  • Pride yourself on being an excellent communicator with strong organization skills
  • Have experience leading and developing employees
  • Highly analytical and conscientious with a strong sense of ownership
  • Ability to work in a fast-growing and fast paced environment

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Direct

Location: Remote Based