Accounting Manager

Job description

Chainalysis offers cryptocurrency investigation and compliance solutions to global law enforcement agencies, regulators, and businesses as they work together to fight illicit cryptocurrency activity. Backed by Benchmark and other leading names in venture capital, Chainalysis builds trust in blockchains.

We are looking for a detail-oriented, energetic Accounting Manager to help support our global finance team.  This position will be based out of our New York office and reports to the Global Finance Manager.


  • Own the revenue accounting process
  • Prepare revenue recognition schedules in Excel and update monthly
  • Prepare J/Es to properly account for revenue on the accrual basis under GAAP in accordance with ASC 606
  • Review sales contracts to ensure revenue is being recognized in compliance with ASC 606
  • Monthly close for revenue and deferred revenue accounts
  • Manage the accounts receivable process, including preparation of quotes and invoices
  • Establish and maintain billing schedules
  • Assess credit worthiness of new and existing clients and recommend credit management policies
  • Work with Sales Operations to calculate, record, and pay commissions
  • Update the MRR and other KPIs monthly
  • Track monthly churn and report to Sales
  • Maintain a list of customers and ensure contracts are in place and in accordance to company policy
  • Provide ad hoc reports and other information to the Sales team
  • Create and own subscription date reporting
  • Effectively communicate with Finance, Sales, and Customer Success


You should have financial accounting experience with a high level of attention to detail, ability to adapt to a fast-paced, continually evolving environment and thrive in a collaborative and team-oriented workplace.

To be successful, you have experience in the following areas:

  • BS in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA certified 
  • 5 years of accounting experience
  • ERP system experience a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google G Suite
  • Experience accounting for revenue in a SaaS environment
  • Understanding of revenue recognition principles under GAAP
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to tackle problems
  • Extremely detail-oriented
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in subscription management software is a plus

You belong here.

At Chainalysis, we believe that diversity of experience and thought makes us stronger. We encourage applicants across any race, ethnicity, gender/gender expression, age, religion, ability and experience. With both customers and employees around the world, we are committed to ensuring our team reflects the unique communities around us. We can’t wait to meet you.  

Perks & Benefits

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including competitive salaries, stock options for senior roles, medical, dental and vision - which cover domestic partners as well - plus life and disability coverage, 20 vacation days, and a 401K plan.  Chainalysists also get to participate in our annual Huddle, a week-long destination event that promotes team-building, professional development, and fun! In the office, you’ll receive a Mac or PC of your choice and a fully stocked kitchen.