Watsi is hiring a part-time Accountant

Are you Watsi’s next accountant?

Watsi is a global health startup building a platform to administer health insurance systems in low-resource settings. We put patients first in everything we do, and are committed to helping countries around the world accelerate progress towards universal health coverage.

We’re hiring a part-time accountant to join our team. As Watsi’s accountant, you’ll be responsible for our accounts and bookkeeping, financial management, reporting, compliance, and annual auditing. You’ll also ensure that the finance and operations teams stay focused and responsive.

What you'll work on:

  • You’ll be in charge of timely maintenance of Watsi’s books of accounts, preparation of accounts, and monthly financial statements.

  • You’ll ensure the accurate monthly reconciliation of Watsi’s general ledger and accounts.

  • You’ll make sure that Watsi stays compliant with its financial management policies, procedures, and controls, as well as with various taxes and reporting.

  • You’ll manage the audit process by organizing, coordinating, and providing various documents for audit.

  • You’ll work with the team to set up timely invoicing, management of travel expenses, and timesheet allocation to projects.

  • You’ll plan and manage Watsi’s budgets, finances, and banking accounts, and maintain a monthly liquidity statement.

Who you are:

  • You have a CPA and/or MA in accounting.

  • You have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience as an accounting professional, and have handled all aspects of accounting.

  • You have deep knowledge using accounting software such as QuickBooks Online/Xero.

  • You’re an excellent communicator in both written and spoken English.

  • You’ve proven your ability to work independently.

What to expect at Watsi

"How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives." — Annie Dillard

  • You will have the opportunity to directly impact people’s ability to access healthcare — all while working with innovative technology to define a new industry

  • You will have the freedom to work remotely — our globally distributed team spans three continents and enjoys a flexible schedule, plenty of vacation time, and great benefits

  • You will collaborate with kind and interesting people — we’re proud to have photographers, surfers, pastry chefs, rock climbers, dancers, and Japanese comic aficionados in our midst

  • You will join an organization that values building an inclusive culture made up of people as diverse as those we exist to serve — we are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applicants of all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives

How to apply:

We would love to hear from you. Please email your resume and a note about why you’re excited about the opportunity to jobs@watsi.org.

The Watsi Team

The Watsi Team

We're building technology to make universal health coverage possible.