Wander / wander.com (1-10 Employees, N/A 2 Yr Employee Growth Rate)

N/A 1-Year Employee Growth Rate | N/A 2-Year Employee Growth Rate | LinkedIn | $4.5M Venture Funding

What Is Employee Growth Rate & Why Is It Important?

Wander is a fast growing startup that specializes in luxury home rentals catered to global nomads. The Finance team is looking to hire a full-time Associate Accountant who will assist across a wide range of critical functions.  Working directly with the Controller, primary responsibilities will include day-to-day accounting operations, financial reporting, and supporting the home acquisition team. This role will provide full visibility of the company’s operations and heavily relies on  cross-functional collaboration with Finance, Marketing, and Home Operations This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-paced team at a rapidly-developing company that will give you visibility into some of the most beautiful locations in the world.


  • Prepare monthly financial statements and perform budget vs actual analysis
  • Determine proper revenue recognition treatment on new product offerings and record associated journal entries in accordance with GAAP
  • Assist the finance team with new home acquisitions, including budgeting, financial modeling, and closing process, such as title, insurance and debt financing
  • Analyze performance and prepare reporting of individual properties, overall portfolio and companywide metrics
  • Maintain compliance with local regulations for operating short-term rental properties
  • Oversee cash flows including monitoring cash and cryptocurrency accounts
  • Manage AP processing, including working directly with vendors and tracking spend against budgets
  • Maintain schedule of fixed asset and perform associated adjustments

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field or four or more years of work experience.
  • Two or more years of relevant experience.
  • Self-disciplined and able to handle / prioritize multiple tasks independently
  • Team player with ability to think cross-functionally
  • Knowledge of FASB requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), and accounting standard methodologies.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Excel.
  • Experience with continuous improvement initiatives and root cause analysis.
  • Interested in long-term employment and career development at a growing real estate company with a tight-knit culture

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or equivalent.
  • CPA certification (or are in the process of getting certified).
  • Diverse knowledge of multiple areas of GAAP including revenue recognition, fixed assets, and
  • Experience in the Real Estate or similar industry
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Knowledge of accounting systems and applications such as Sage Intacct, Tableau or related systems and applications.



  • W-2 Full Time Salary
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits covered 100% by Wander
  • 401k
  • Equity in company

Tagged as: 1-10 Employees, Hide US-Only Jobs, Venture Funded

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