Senior Accountant

The Role: Senior Accountant

Location: Menlo Park, CA

Full-time, Flexible Office Policy

About this opportunity

Hatch Baby is on a mission to make life easier for parents.  We've been there - we know just how hard parenting can be.  Launched in 2014 by parent entrepreneurs Ann Crady Weiss and Dave Weiss, and featured on "Shark Tank" in 2016, Hatch Baby offers a suite of products and services to simplify the most important job parents will have.  Success has come at a fast pace, and we are looking to expand our team as we grow.     


We are seeking to hire an outstanding Sr. Accountant to help support the company in many financial aspects of the company. A successful candidate will perform monthly accounting duties including areas of cash, inventory, balance sheet reconciliation, payroll, revenue recognition, and expense management. Some oversight of our automated state sales tax filings will be included.   


  • Month-end review of expenses and proper classification

  • Weekly cash reconciliation and forecast projections of cash ebb and flow.

  • Inventory tracking, including prepaid inventory, WIP, and finished goods.  Reconcile with warehouse balances, and guide related accounting entries.

  • Review balance sheet accounts, reconcile, and ensure compliance with GAAP.   

  • Aid in running payroll, and adjustment for benefit deductions and changes in staffing.

  • Analyze revenue recognition of both hardware and future service revenue.

  • Oversee state sales tax filings through our automated collection and remit platform, Avalara.

  • Assist in forecasting of corporate financial statements, including annual and quarterly projections.

  • Help to create and implement new corporate financial policies, opportunities for starting processes from scratch.

  • Aid in the implementation new accounting and inventory platforms as the company grows.

  • Support Accounting Manager in all aspects of financial management, exciting times!


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related discipline is required.

  • 4-7 years of related experience is desired. Small company experience preferred.

  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) is necessary.

  • CPA or MBA preferred.

  • Strong Excel skills, experience with NetSuite a plus.

  • Excellent analytical and communication skills a must, willingness to upgrade and implement new processes.

 Hatch Baby offers competitive compensation (including salary & generous equity), significant professional & leadership growth upside, flexible work environment, unlimited vacation, and a growing team full of motivated, collaborative, fun colleagues.