Coin Metrics

Coin Metrics

Accounting & Finance
Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, August 22, 2023

Coin Metrics is a leading provider of cryptoasset data for institutions. We deliver transparent and actionable data and analytics to various industry stakeholders including asset managers, custodians, trading venues, research desks, and data/application providers. Coin Metrics’ data empowers its clients and the public to better understand, use and value open crypto networks.

Join a fast-paced startup pioneering novel metrics, data products, and intelligence solutions, which offer insights into the economics, markets, usage, health, and other aspects of public cryptocurrency blockchains like Bitcoin and Ethereum and other crypto networks.

You will be surrounded by talented people passionate about decentralized economies and the data behind them. Break new ground, create exciting new data-driven research and products, and help shape the future of finance.


Coin Metrics is seeking a Controller to join our finance team. The controller will lead financial operations and activities of the organization ensuring accurate accounting practices, report key financial information and guide all accounting functions. As our Controller, your core objective will be to contribute to a higher level finance strategy that provides support and fuel to the company's growth initiatives.


  • Leading a team of external accounting professionals with responsibilities for the general ledger, AR/AP, and all reporting systems while ensuring compliance with GAAP and internal management reporting requirements.
  • Managing monthly financial close in a timely and accurate manner, including preparation of reconciliations of all revenue and expense accounts, fixed assets, prepaid, accruals, journal entries, and variance analysis
  • Managing revenue recognition and commissions in accordance with ASC 606
  • Evaluating, developing, and implementing accounting policies and controls, including documentation and technical memos
  • Managing annual audit and tax filings with external accounting firms
  • Working closely with Sales & People Operations teams on client reporting & headcount analysis, including budget vs actual reporting, while ensuring completeness and accuracy.
  • Managing equipment leases and accounting for operating and capital leases in accordance with ASC 842.
  • Consolidating financial statements for multiple legal entities and perform consolidating entries.
  • Partnering with department leaders to understand key issues and business drivers and collaborate with the FP&A team to maintain financial model and forecasts, and increase the efficiency of periodic reporting
  • Managing international accounting for UK & Ireland and consolidation reporting


  • Interest in crypto and cryptoassets and SaaS business models
  • Comfortable multi-tasking and working in a dynamic environment
  • 7+ years of relevant experience in both public and private accounting: Big Four accounting firm and/or large bank experience preferred, CPA is a plus
  • Knowledge of and experience with ERP systems and implementations
  • You can learn extremely fast
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Exceptional qualitative research skills, including the ability to synthesize data from multiple sources and quickly learn new spaces.
  • A data-driven approach to problem-solving and process improvement
  • Experience collaborating with key stakeholders across organizations
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Bachelors and/or Masters in Accounting/Finance


Coin Metrics is a fun and fast-paced team with staff members located in 8 countries. We are united by our OPEN (Open, Pioneering, Elucidating, and Neutral) core values. Our employees are empowered to do what’s best for our products, customers, and team members. Other benefits of working at Coin Metrics include:

  • Competitive salary, 401(k) retirement plan, bonus and options plans
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision
  • Remote or hybrid work options
  • Paid time off
  • Global company offsites


  • 30 minute preliminary screen
  • 3-4 video interviews with members of our team


Boston, MA [remote considered]

Coin Metrics is an employer committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other basis protected by applicable law. Coin Metrics will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. For US applicants, you may view Pay Transparency, Employee Rights and Know Your Rights notices by clicking on their corresponding links. Additionally, Coin Metrics participates in the E-Verify program where applicable, as required by law.