Senior Accountant (Sri Lanka) at Thera (S22)
$12K - $30K  •  
Payroll, Banking, Bill Pay For Global Teams
LK / Colombo, WP, LK / Remote (LK; Colombo, WP, LK)
3+ years
About Thera

Thera is building HR for the future of work. Traditional providers are failing to meet the compliance, global, and benefits needs of tomorrow’s best companies, which will be global and remote from Day 1.

We make it simple and satisfying to set up your company and employees for success, including for busy founders and leaders without HR experience.

Our founding team consists of ex-Palantir and ex-Amazon engineers.

About the role

About Thera

Thera is building the de facto platform for global startups to manage their workforce. Our founding team is ex-Amazon and ex-Palantir. We’re looking for a Senior Accountant in Sri Lanka to join our growing team.

We're fresh off a seed round and backed by some of the world's leading investors: Y Combinator, Oliver Jung, Bayhouse Capital, 10x FoundersAmino CapitalZillionizeHouse Capital, and many notable angels.

🏆  Key Responsibilities

  • Lead all accounting and month-end close activities, including required general ledger journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, and allocations
  • Manage all AR/AP activities and conduct cash flow analyses
  • Ensure that all items have been classified and categorized properly
  • Provide accurate and timely financial reports, statements, and analysis to support decision-making at all levels of the organization
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards, regulations, and company policies
  • Keep abreast of technical accounting whitepapers, policy changes, and required process refinements
  • Manage and coordinate all audit activities
  • Develop and implement financial strategies, policies, and procedures to ensure effective financial management
  • Identify areas for cost reduction and efficiency improvement and implement appropriate measures
  • Assist with ad hoc tasks as needed

📈 Requirements

  • Language : Professional fluency in English, with excellent communication skills (reading, writing, speaking)
  • Experience : 4+ years of experience in the accounting and finance sector; Big four or national accounting firm audit experience is preferred
  • Essential Skills :
  • Education : Undergraduate degree preferably in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance/Accounting

🚀 Bonus Points

  • Previous experience in payroll / HR tech
  • Previous startup experience

Who Should Apply
This role is ideal for experienced Accountants who are excited to work for a US based Startup.

This is a fully remote role with a USD Salary.



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