Mandatory Requirements

  • One of the following (***This is a must***):
    • 2+ years of accounting experience with a VC firm, PE firm, startup accelerator, or other entity where you were working on the financials of investment funds. Strong Excel skills, including the ability to write macros in Excel
    • 2+ years of audit and/or tax experience working with investment funds
  • 5+ years of accounting experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required
  • Bachelor/Master's degree in accounting, finance, or related field equivalent
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) regulations including intermediate knowledge of financial terms and principles to include accounting methods (cash, accrual, and full GAAP)..

About Right Side Capital Management

Right Side Capital Management (“RSCM”) is one of the most active pre-VC stage investment firms in the US. We utilize a quantitative, data-driven investment process to build out ultra-diverse venture portfolios. We have invested in 1,400+ companies since 2012. We manage 5 funds that invest at the pre-VC stage and 2 funds that invest at the seed stage and beyond.

We are currently a team of 7 people and anticipate growing to 10+ people over the next 12 months. We are based in San Francisco, but our team is currently spread across 3 states. This position can be in-office, remote, or a combination of the two.

We provide a workplace where everyone feels respected, valued, and empowered to achieve their very best every day. We make all of our hires with the intention of bringing someone onboard that will be a long-term member of our team, and whose responsibilities will grow as our firm grows.

At RSCM, we always look to hire the best talent and recognize that diversity in our experiences and backgrounds makes us stronger. We hire candidates of any race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital or family status, disability, Veteran status, and any other status. All employment decisions are based solely on qualifications, merit, and business need.

About The Job

Right Side Capital Management is a San Francisco-based VC firm. We currently manage 7 funds with AUM of $150M+ and plan on significant growth over the coming years.

We are seeking a Controller to join our team as we scale and grow. This is the first internal finance hire for our firm. This position will be responsible for managing all areas of finance & accounting and will be the primary person interfacing with our external fund administration firm, external auditor, and bank. The firm’s finance responsibilities are currently handled by one of our Managing Directors, but we have now grown to the point where we need a full-time Controller to own all this functionality. You will report directly to this Managing Director and will have a significant impact on our organization as we grow.

This position can be in-office or remote.

Salary Range: $120,000 - $190,000, depending on experience, plus carry fee sharing

The Role / Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manage and oversee our firm’s relationship with our fund administration firm, auditing firm, and bank
  • Assist with and review of quarterly and annual financial statements and audits
  • Manage capital call and capital distribution processes with our investors
  • Assist with and/or manage items relating to company payroll and benefits
  • Generate and create reports and analytics for our quarterly investor reports
  • Own the management of the financial infrastructure of our firm
  • Handle some aspects of investor relations
  • Perform other ad-hoc related tasks and projects as assigned and needed

Don’t just hit the apply button. Please include a cover letter that

1) Highlights any previous work experience you’ve had relating to investment funds.

2) Shares why are you interested in Right Side Capital.