Corporate Controller

San Diego
< See all openings This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join a hypergrowth startup. ClickUp is looking for a fast-moving corporate controller to join our mission and run the accounting arm of our rapidly growing org. We’re passionate about saving people time in every aspect of their lives - so they can focus on what they love most. This candidate will help us scale that mission.

This individual will report directly to the Head/VP of Finance. This role ensures the timeliness, accuracy, and completion of all accounting processes and serves as the principal owner of the accounting function. This requires experience with all key accounting functions, including tax, order processing, technical accounting, revenue recognition, billing, general ledger, consolidations, international accounting, accounts payable, and month-end close. You will be responsible for preparing all financial reports, assist with compliance audits, monitor internal controls, participate in the budgeting process, and implementing business systems.

This role will involve building efficient processes that provide oversight and control over all financial data - ensuring compliance, accountability, and accuracy. You will excel in this role if you're not only strong in accounting, but have a passion for implementing processes that enable teams to work in a more efficient, optimal manner.

We're scaling quickly, so we're recruiting teammates who share our core values, know how to get sh*t done, and would add a lot to our extremely driven culture.

We've been named the fastest-growing productivity app of 2020 and this has been made possible by our passionate, and high-energy team supporting growth in every area.
The Role:
  • - Assist in the transition from cash to accrual accounting.
  • - Work directly with ClickUp's investors in providing financial/accounting statements.
  • - Work with the executive team to create reports for board meetings, customers, internal, and external audits.
  • - Audit our books and create processes aimed at increasing efficiency and scalability.
  • - Manage overdue payments and collections.
  • - Resolving cross-functional discrepancies (bank, business, and customer contact).
  • - Advise the business on best accounting practices and internal control systems.
  • - Maintain a close relationship with the finance team.
  • - Prepare detailed monthly reports.
  • - At least 7+ years of experience in accounting or equivalent with strong knowledge of all aspects of GAAP.
  • - SaaS experience strongly preferred.
  • - Expertise in revenue recognition, accounting, payroll, billing, finance.
  • - Experience working with data/reporting platforms.
  • - Analytical mind with excellent data collection and analysis skills.
  • - Outstanding presentation, communication, technology, and management skills.
  • - Efficient and creative problem-solver, comfortable with ambiguity, complexity, and nuance.
  • - Able to take ownership of fast-paced projects with rapidly shifting priorities, managing them through to completion with patience, flexibility, and passion.
  • - Consistent track record of increased responsibilities and scope.
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  • You want to improve how people use ClickUp
  • You pride yourself on your creative skill set
  • You’re able to work with a team of diverse thought leaders
  • You’re exceptional at managing multiple projects
  • You want to create unique content that promotes ClickUp’s brand & voice
  • You understand how targeted experiences play a huge role in adoption
  • You implement constructive feedback & improvement suggestions
  • You want to work somewhere where you’ll make an impact
  • You want to push yourself to your full potential

About You

If you love what you do, wake up excited, and want to make an impact in the world you'll fit perfectly.


Just some of what we provide.
  • Opportunity to earn equity in fast growing company
  • New MacBook Pro
  • Health insurance (100% of premium paid)
  • Dental insurance (100% of premium paid)
  • Opportunity for cash bonuses
  • Commuter benefits
  • Team lunches each week
  • Unlimited snacks & drinks in office
  • Continued learning (Access to tons of paid courses)
  • Unlimited kombucha and cold brew on tap
  • 401k with 100% employer match up to 2% of annual salary

Our six step process.

🔍 Review
Applicants are reviewed to ensure a good fit.
👋 Initial Interview
We want to get to know you better!
📥 Mini Project
A project for the team you’re applying for is distributed.
🤓 Final Interview
This interview is conducted with team leads.
💰 Offer
A carefully tailored offer is sent to the candidate.
🚀 Career Launch
Blast off into the future of productivity and unlimited possibility!
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Not only the best customer service in the industry, we provide the best customer service experience our clients have ever had.
Empower ourselves to fix problems and say YES.
Normal sucks.
Progress towards perfection.
Work smarter AND harder.
Grow 1% every day.
Be direct.
Remember shit, create a system.
Random acts of kindness.
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