Fort Point is an independent San Francisco brewery made up of people who believe the simple things in life can be a whole lot better. Founded in 2014, we've quickly become one of the top 5 fastest growing breweries in the nation. We brew, sell and distribute majority of our products, and pride ourselves on our innovative approach to making balanced, high quality and easy-to-drink beers.


The Controller is responsible for developing and executing Accounting policies and best practices at Fort Point Beer Company to allow us to meet our financial goals. This means ensuring policies are followed for all purchasing, collections, and vendor contracts. The Controller's goal is to keep the company's books up-to-date and accurate as close to real time as possible for quick decision making, period-end closing, and financial reporting.

The Controller must be efficient, extremely detail oriented and have a solid understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). The Controller will need input from a variety of employees and must be an effective collaborator.


  • Develop, manage, and enforce purchasing policies including approval routing and limits
  • Audit AR and AP invoice processing
  • Ensure timely, consistent communication with vendors to resolve account discrepancies, billing adjustments, apply credits and resolve payment issues
  • Communicate with management on delinquent customers and develop, manage, and enforce collections procedures
  • Audit bank reconciliations for accuracy
  • Assist with the preparation of government/tax filings
  • Develop, manage, and enforce GAAP compliant procedures
  • Manage payroll budgeting and audit payroll for accuracy
  • Prepare financial reports as needed


  • 5+ years computerized accounting experience with a thorough understanding of GAAP
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets
  • Netsuite, or other similar ERP usage
  • Experience reviewing financial documents for accuracy and completeness
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Proactive, self-directing and project oriented


  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k Plan
  • Health Care: 100% Employer contribution to Kaiser plan and 50% for Dependents
  • Supplementary: Eligible for Dental, Vision, and Life group plan
  • Commuter pre-tax benefits
  • FSA pre-tax benefits
  • Discounted Planet Granite or other Gym membership
  • Beer and Food benefits

Please submit a cover letter and resume through this link to apply.