Head Controller / Accounting Manager
ElevenLabs creates the most realistic, versatile and contextually-aware AI voices. We're the leaders in voice technology with our cutting-edge research and products that enable our customers to generate content at scale.
We have deployed a platform for creators & publishers to turn their long text into audio with compelling and natural voices. Currently, we are expanding the capabilities of the platform to incorporate comprehensive generative voice control. This entails developing tools to convert videos and podcasts into speech, supporting multiple languages, while maintaining the unique characteristics of the speaker's voice, providing emotional control, and even creating entirely new character voices.
ElevenLabs was founded by two experienced engineers who previously worked at Google and Palantir, bringing their expertise from the world of big tech into a new frontier. We have secured venture capital funding and have recently concluded our successful Series-A round.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability or other legally protected statuses.
Join us in shaping the future of voice technology.
About the Role
We’re looking for a Manager of Corporate Accounting who will lead Eleven Labs’ core accounting and financial operations functions. You will oversee AP, monthly close, internal and external reporting, audits, systems, and policies. This role requires deep technical expertise and the ability to solve complex problems across diverse subject areas.
This strategic, yet hands-on role, will work closely with the VP Finance, cross-functional executives, and key external partners. You will be a key player in driving the financial success of the organization.
In this role you will:
Oversee core GL accounting covering balance sheet, opex and international accounting (incl. diagnosing and resolving complex technical accounting issues)
Take ownership of the preparation, review, and accuracy of all financial, managerial, and investor reporting
Identify opportunities for automation of manual processes and lead system implementations to streamline accounting and reporting processes
Manage key service provider relationships with auditors, outsourced accountants, technical accounting advisory, and strategic partners
Manage the AP
Work on building the accounting team when a need arises
Who you are
We are a young company of highly motivated individuals who work together while being spread across the globe. Each one of us is driven by the pursuit of excellence, supporting one another while taking ownership of our outcomes, and exploring uncharted territories. To thrive in this environment, you embody these attitudes:
You are passionate about text-to-speech AI driven by a desire to make content universally accessible and breaking the frontiers of new tech.
You are a highly motivated and driven individual with a strong work ethic. Our team is committed to going the extra mile, even if it means working long nights and weekends to achieve our goals.
You strive for excellence in every aspect of work, consistently taking ownership of your outcomes and overdelivering on goals.
Have a humble attitude and are eager to learn whatever it might take to help your team and our customers succeed.
What you bring
Bachelor's degree with progressive experience in senior accounting roles at some combination of public companies, late-stage startups, and / or public accounting firms, yet not afraid of getting the hands dirty with lower-level work
Deep understanding of US GAAP and financial reporting requirements for various types of legal entities
Strong project management skills encompassing attention to detail and ability to prioritize and lead high priority initiatives on concurrent timelines
Exemplary interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills as demonstrated by the ability to land complex concepts across multiple audiences
Experience working with modern software and systems, ideally with experience of migration from Quickbooks to mature accounting software (e.g., NetSuite)
Strong analytical skills, including working knowledge of SQL and data analysis tools
What we offer
At ElevenLabs, our biggest reward is shaping that future of voice technology. In addition, we offer:
A base salary between $100,000-$156,000; depending on qualification, experience and location.
Stock options; we want you to have ownership in the company and share the successes that lie ahead. That’s why we offer early employees stock options as part of their compensation package
Remote-first; we look at who you are rather than where you live. That’s why we are growing across the globe and support your preferred location.
Bi-annual company off-sites; the last three were in Portugal, Spain and Switzerland.
Opportunity to work with a super smart and ambitious group of people.