Job #1774: Controller - Remote/ Miami/NYC (3-24-22)

Job Title

Controller

Location

Remote

Salary

Open

Blockchange Ventures

  • Fully Remote
  • < 10 employees - Venture Capital, Blockchain
  • Full-time - Mid-Senior Level

 

Overview

 

Blockchange Ventures is seeking a Finance Controller to join the Finance Team. This position will report directly to the CFO and work closely with the finance operations staff, fund administrator and the Blockchange team more broadly. The ideal candidate has approximately 8-15 years of total work experience and has worked in fund accounting within a private equity or venture capital firm, a third party administrator or an accounting firm. The role will oversee accounting of the fund administration, support finance-related investor relations activities and manage the internal finance budget and operations for the management company and the family office of the founding partner.

 

About Blockchange Ventures

Founded in 2017, Blockchange Ventures is a boutique venture capital firm exclusively focused on teams building on the Blockchain. We have over $1.5 billion in assets under management and invest globally, primarily in Seed, Series A and B equity and pre-launch tokens. Backing  and partnering with founders with visions as big and bold as the Blockchain itself, Blockchange has a track record of success investing early in some of the Blockchain’s biggest outcomes, including Polkadot, Solana, NEAR and Filecoin.

 

Responsibilities

  • Manage financial reporting process, including coordination of annual audits and filings of tax returns
  • Maintain and understand the general ledgers for all funds, management company and family office
  • Review capital account information prepared by fund administrator including calculations for waterfall, capital calls and distributions
  • Create and manage expected cash flow reports
  • Review legal documents for all financial and investment transactions to inform financial reporting
  • Assist in setting up new fund entities and SPVs
  • Liaise with Fund administrator and banks on tracking of capital calls/distributions
  • Prepare bank requests and wire information, and reconcile cash accounts accordingly
  • Prepare and respond to limited partner due diligence requests
  • Manage and execute firmwide expense reporting process
  • Assist with preparation of SEC Filings
  • Assist CFO with special projects, as needed

 

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent education experience, with focus in accounting, finance or related field
  • 8-15 years of total work experience including investment management accounting experience within private equity or venture capital, a third party administrator or accounting firm
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, experience with Google Drive a plus
  • CPA desired but not required
  • Experience and/or interest in the Blockchain and crypto

 

Core Competencies

  • Entrepreneurial: Highly organized and able to prioritize, Self-starter with a passion for problem-solving, Able to roll up their sleeves and get the job done, Comfortable with ambiguity and a fast-paced environment
  • Analytics: Strong analytical skills in finance and accounting
  • Communication: Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Collaboration: Able to build partnerships and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to meet shared objectives
  • Trust: High level of integrity and dependability, Able to deal with sensitive information and maintain confidentiality

 

Compensation

  • Compensation is competitive and based on experience
  • Salary plus performance based bonus
  • Healthcare Benefits

 

Blockchange Ventures respects diversity and seeks to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and job applicants for employment without regard to actual or perceived age, race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital or partnership or caregiver status, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military or veteran status, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information or predisposing genetic characteristic, or other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and ordinances.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Interested members should e-mail resume to Cailleachde@blockchange.vc. Please mention that you are a member of EisnerAmper's Friends of the Firm program. Make sure to include Job #1774 in the subject line and to copy friendsoffirm@eisneramper.com on your email.