Product Finance Manager

Mercari is Your Marketplace. We make it super easy to sell (or buy) almost anything. We all have things we don’t use, never used or simply outgrew. But that stuff still has value. Mercari gives you the power to simply sell it, ship it, and earn some cash for it. Fashion to toys. Sporting goods to electronics. All the brands you know and love. Our mission is simple: to make selling easier than buying. And with 50M+ downloads in the U.S. and 350k+ new listings every day, we're just getting started.

As our Product Manager - Finance/Accounting, you will own, manage and support the finance & accounting processes & systems. You will be the single point of contact for the Finance & Accounting team, representing the team in new product initiatives across the enterprise, analyzing the impacts to finance and accounting, and providing requirements to the product and engineering teams. This position has no direct reports but instead operates at a senior level and you should be hands-on and self-sufficient to build and build/develop/enhance & maintain transaction accounting systems and ensure finance & accounting needs are addressed.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Quickly develop a deep understanding of the current application infrastructure and processes supporting Finance & Accounting
  • Be the subject matter expert for accounting systems and database
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders such as Product, Finance, HR, Legal, Compliance, Internal Audit, Customer Support to understand gaps and pain points and identify potential opportunities in key business processes
  • Develop and drive execution on product roadmaps, guiding design, development and launch
  • Author specifications & requirements, prioritize and execute on release plans in a timely fashion
  • Work with other Product Managers & Engineering teams to translate requirements and deliver system solutions covering all facets of SDLC processes
  • Work closely with Engineering teams to influence system designs, data models, data storage and availability
  • Build reports and stored procedures using SQL based on business needs to support finance and accounting operations and compliance reporting
  • Support finance & accounting team in quality assurance and testing - identifying the test scenarios, test executions, verifying results, bug resolutions
  • Own and manage the finance period end processes - accounting, reconciliation, period end accruals, period close automation
  • Assist with SOX Compliance efforts to ensure appropriate processes and controls are in place

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Minimum eight years of experience working as a product manager or a business systems analyst or a techno-functional analyst supporting finance & accounting
  • Data-driven and self-starter who deals well with ambiguity
  • Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills
  • Experience with database programming, Stored Procedures, writing complex queries and reports using SQL, report writing, data analysis
  • Experience building and writing transaction accounting ledgers or accounting engine
  • Experience working and/or partnering with Product and Engineering teams representing finance
  • Ability to work independently, be a problem solver, and a team player
  • Strong work ethic, great attitude, and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in G-Suite, MS Office, Atlassian suite - wiki, JIRA etc.

Bonus Points:

  • Prior working experience on at least one ERP system - Oracle Financials/SAP/Netsuite with specialization in Finance modules like AR, AP, Supply Chain, Revenue Recognition, Sales Tax and reporting is highly desirable

Why Mercari?

Mercari nurtures an all for one environment where teamwork and innovative thinking is the priority.


  • ‌Competitive ‌medical, dental, and vision insurance options
  • 401k match
  • Life & disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • New parent paid leave
  • Rocket Lawyer legal services
  • Fond perks and rewards
  • Time when you need it - unlimited vacation days
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