Work for Soomo

Founded in 2006, Soomo Learning is a growing web-based academic publishing company currently residing above bustling Pack Square in downtown Asheville, NC. We publish web-native, interactive learning resources developed by our editorial team, and augment and web-enable content from other publishers too. As the work ahead of us grows, it's time to add some members to our small, close-knit development team!  We are all passionate about transformative learning and enjoy working at an organization which allows us to develop excellent learning resources and provide exceptional service. We strive to keep all of our processes lean, test-driven, and rapidly iterating based on real-world use.

Our Offices

We are on the second and third floors of a 100-year-old building on the main square in downtown Asheville, NC. Asheville is a remarkable city known for mountain biking, live music, whitewater, buskers, amazing food, local brews, crafted chocolate, organic everything, artists, crafts, and affordable, hip living

Accountant / Office Manager

Soomo Learning is seeking a full-time Accountant/Office Manager to oversee basic accounting functions and manage our growing office in downtown Asheville. This position is integral to the smooth-functioning of the company, and we are looking for a talented individual who has superb accounting skills and the special ability to anticipate what’s needed next.

Responsibilities Include:

  1. Accounting Management
    • Manage all aspects of accounts payable and accounts receivable
    • Complete monthly reconciliations and support month-end reporting and adjustments
    • Maintain monthly budgets and assist with annual projections
    • Support collection and communication of year-end financial data
    • Supervise payroll and HR
  2. Office Management
    • Manage office supplies
    • Track and maintain office equipment
    • Coordinate basic office maintenance to ensure a pleasant work environment
    • Manage the care and feeding of a growing staff of creatives

Position Requirements:

This is a full-time position with a small and growing company. We are committed to continuous improvement in all aspects of our business as we seek to create innovative courseware that fundamentally changes the college course experience for students and instructors throughout the U.S.

Location: Our downtown office located in a 100-year-old building right on Pack Square in Asheville, North Carolina
Minimum Education Required: Associate’s degree in Accounting; Bachelor’s preferred
Minimum Experience: At least 5 years of experience in an accounting role

The following skills and attributes are highly desired:

  • Competency with MS Excel and Quickbooks
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to balance structure with flexibility in a rapidly changing work environment

 If you feel this opportunity is a great fit for your skills and passions, please email a copy of your resume and a cover letter explaining why you think Soomo would be a good fit for you.

Soomo Learning is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.