Senior Accountant - Retail Inventory

Finance and Accounting Everett, Washington


Funko Overview

Welcome to the Funko-verse, a world built on pure imagination, a land governed by the philosophy that stories matter, a universe comprised of characters from countless fandoms, a galaxy of once upon a times and happily ever afters.

But what does Funko do?

Funko is a purveyor of pop culture and licensed-focused collectibles company. Funko currently holds thousands of lenses and the rights to create tens of thousands of characters – one of the largest portfolios in the pop culture and collectibles industry.  Funko’s Pop! Vinyl is the number one stylized vinyl collectible on the market, selling millions of figures to fans around the world.

We are seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Senior Accountant specializing in Inventory to join our finance team. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of inventory accounting, including month-end close processes, reconciliations, and ensuring compliance with accounting standards. This role offers an exciting opportunity for someone with strong analytical skills and a passion for process improvement to make a significant impact within our organization. The Senior Accountant will work collaboratively with other functional areas of the organization. 

What You’ll Do

  • Lead the month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close processes for inventory accounts, including preparing journal entries, reconciliations, and financial statements.
  • Manage and maintain accurate inventory records, including monitoring inventory levels, reconciling discrepancies, and conducting regular audits.
  • Provide support for external audits, including preparing schedules and responding to auditor inquiries.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including operations and procurement, to ensure accurate recording of inventory transactions.
  • Prepare daily and monthly account analysis to ensure accuracy of business transactions occurring in general ledger accounts.  
  • Prepare and review account reconciliations monthly to ensure accurate completion, and compliance with US GAAP.
  • Review inventory procedures to identify areas for improvement and implement best practices.
  • Assist in the implementation of new inventory management systems or processes to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards and internal controls related to inventory and inventory accounting.
  • Perform SOX controls as assigned on monthly and quarterly cadences to ensure 404 compliance
  • Stay informed about industry trends and regulations related to inventory accounting and recommend process improvements as necessary.
  • Assist the Inventory Accounting Manager, or other Accounting leaders, with various ad-hoc projects and analysis as needed

What You’ll Bring

  • Minimum of three years of experience in Accounting is required; retail accounting experience is strongly preferred, and inventory accounting experience is a plus.
  • Bachelor’s Degree from accredited university in business, accounting or related field is required
  • Advanced knowledge of US GAAP accounting principles.
  • Excellent quantitative and qualitative problem-solving skills.
  • Proficient organizational and time management skills to independently prioritize multiple tasks and bring projects to completion in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge and exceptional analytical skills.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and the other MS Office Suite.
  • Experience with using Tableau and creating reports preferred.
  • Microsoft NAV/ERP experience preferred.

Salary Information

The base salary range for this position in the selected city is $73,000 - $92,000 annually. ​Compensation may vary outside of this range depending on a number of factors, including a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies and experience, and location. Base pay is one part of the Total Package that is provided to compensate and recognize employees for their work, and this role may be eligible for additional discretionary bonuses/incentives, and restricted stock units.

Work Environment

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

This position is based in Everett, WA – Funko HQ.  

What Funko Offers
Funko offers a competitive compensation package with full benefits and a 401(K) plan with matching contributions from the company. Most importantly, we offer a creative work environment with people who love pop culture just as much as you do. Can’t wait to gush about your latest binge? Neither can we! Looking for a place where your favorite pop culture t-shirt will receive the compliments it deserves? We know how you feel!

Funko is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.