Riot Blockchain is a Nasdaq-listed public Bitcoin mining and hosting company operating in the United States. Riot’s strategic focus is expanding and efficiently operating its Bitcoin mining operations, through industrial-scale infrastructure development at its Whinstone facility in Rockdale, Texas, and latest-generation miner procurement.  Riot’s self-mining fleet is currently being upgraded to approximately 120,000 next generation Bitcoin miners. Riot has plans to continue increasing its hash rate capacity to exceed 12.8 exahash per second by the end of 2022. Riot aims to be an industry-leader in Bitcoin mining.

Key attributes we are looking for

You are interested in Bitcoin and being involved in the sector. You are creative, innovative, and strive to improve organizational efficiency. You have strong communication skills and can multi-task. You identify problems and solve them. You take initiative, you are self-sufficient and you are detail focused.

About the Role

We are looking to add a Manager, Financial Planning and Analysis to our growing Finance Department. As the Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis, you will be responsible for financial modeling and analysis, budgeting & forecasting, and reporting key metrics. This role will partner closely with all departments in the business in leading efforts to maximize profitability and improve data-driven decisions. This position will operate out of our Costa Mesa, California office.

Essential Functions

  • Partner with individual departments to develop budgets/forecasts and research variances to forecast, budget, and prior-year expenses, proactively identifying opportunities for improvement; providing ad hoc analyses support as needed.
  • Dive deeply into financial data and become a subject matter expert to provide additional insights.
  • Provide month end support to ensure timely reporting of results.
  • Improve upon (or implement) processes to drive efficiency/accuracy, as needed.
  • Create presentations that provide insightful analysis, identify required action items, and effectively state risks/opportunities and provide recommendations.
  • Create, update, and maintain financial models.
  • Develop and track KPI (key performance indicators).
  • Track landscape of Bitcoin mining competitors; review publicly filed documents; track competitor’s KPI including – Cost to mine, G&A, Cost of Capital, ROI, ROC, etc.

Qualifications

  • Bitcoiner preferred
  • General knowledge of accounting/financial/operational principles.
  • Experience developing financial reports and metrics.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and passion for building.
  • Strong organizational skills that reflect ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with strong attention to detail.
  • High emotional intelligence, with strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Demonstrated proactive approaches to problem-solving with strong decision-making capability.
  • Highly resourceful team-player, with the ability to also be extremely effective independently.
  • Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion.
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve high performance goals and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Forward looking thinker, who actively seeks opportunities and proposes solutions.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point) and experience working with ERPs.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor in Finance, Economics, or related field; or equivalent years of experience is required.
  • 5 years of experience in finance or accounting. (Experience with a public company is a plus)
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Who We Are

Riot Blockchain is an industry-leading Bitcoin mining and hosting company operating in the United States. Riot’s strategic focus is expanding and efficiently operating its Bitcoin mining operations, through industrial-scale infrastructure development at the Company’s Whinstone facility in Rockdale, Texas, and the Corsicana expansion in Navarro County, TX.

Key attributes we are looking for

You are interested in Bitcoin and being involved in the sector. You are creative, innovative, and strive to improve organizational efficiency. You have strong communication skills and can multi-task. You identify problems and solve them. You take initiative, you are self-sufficient and you are detail focused.

About the Role

We are looking to add an IT Technician to our growing IT Department. As an IT Technician, you will be responsible for installing, maintaining and repairing hardware and software components of our organization. This position will directly support our mining operations at our Rockdale, Texas location on-site, 4 days a week.

Essential Functions

  • Provide support to users by being the first point of contact for error reporting
  • Resolve user technical issues related to computers, phones, tablets, and other office systems
  • Install and update company software and hardware as needed
  • Anticipate and report the cost of replacing or updating computer items
  • Diagnose and resolve technical hardware and software issues on Windows and other operating systems
  • Contribute to creating and maintaining documentation for a knowledge base and self-service portal
  • Manage inventory and users in various systems
  • Conduct monthly audits

Qualifications

  • 1+ years’ experience with Windows and MacOS workstation support and security
  • 1+ years’ experience with Service Management tools (ServiceNow, Zendesk, etc.), SLAs (measurement, reporting), Incident, Change, Asset, Problem Management
  • Experience with Windows and/or Linux server administration is preferred
  • Experience with Cloud Infrastructure (AWS, Azure) and virtual desktop (VDI) is preferred
  • Understanding of SOX Compliance and IT General Controls
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of relevant operating systems, software and programming
  • Good organization, time management and prioritization
  • Interest in learning new tech and trying new methods and processes

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor preferred in computer science or equal amount of years in experience.
  • Previous experience in an IT support role, 3+ years preferred
  • Basic networking knowledge
  • Professional certifications are a plus (Microsoft Certified IT Professional)
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Riot is one of the largest public Bitcoin mining and hosting companies operating today. Riot’s strategic focus is to be a vertically-integrated Bitcoin mining company, and it is actively expanding and improving its Bitcoin mining operations, through industrial-scale infrastructure development at its Texas-based mining and hosting facilities, and latest-generation miner procurement.

Key attributes we are looking for:

You are interested in Bitcoin and being involved in the sector. You are creative, innovative, and strive to improve organizational efficiency. You have strong communication skills and can multi-task. You identify problems and solve them. You take initiative, you are self-sufficient and you are detail focused.

About this role:

As the Accounts Payable Specialist/Office Coordinator you will perform accounts payable procedures, including invoice processing, pay cycles, vendor maintenance, T&E reimbursements, researching and resolving invoice and vendor issues, and assisting with Form 1099 compliance. This is a full-time, onsite position as a combined role functioning as the Accounts Payable Specialist and Office Coordinator. Opportunity to grow and take on additional responsibilities in the accounting area.

Essential Functions:

  • Process various invoices, including coding and obtaining supporting documentation and approvals.
  • Monitor payment schedules to avoid processing delays.
  • Process payments, made primarily via check and electronic payments.
  • Communicate with vendors, operations team members, and others as needed.
  • Maintain vendor master file, including setup of new vendors, updating existing information, obtaining necessary documentation for setup, and determining Form 1099 status.
  • Assist in processing Form 1099s.
  • Assist with quarterly reviews and year-end audits, and ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley procedures, documentation, and testing requirements.
  • Understand capital versus expense accounting and appropriately apply the Company’s capitalization policy.
  • Oversee office management by organizing office operations including ordering supplies, controlling correspondence, filing and clerical functions.
  • Perform other duties, including office management, and ad hoc projects as assigned or as necessary.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Follow established policies and procedures in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Sarbanes-Oxley controls. Ability to apply policies and procedures to solve everyday Company issues.
  • Must have accounts payable experience processing payables, payments, queries, and generating reports in an accounting system. Experience using NetSuite is a plus.
  • Must have a proficiency in the use of spreadsheet and word processing software, specifically Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Must be highly organized and have a strong attention to detail with an emphasis on accuracy and timeliness. Must be able to prioritize and coordinate work activities to meet deadlines while maintaining work quality.
  • Must have effective verbal, written, and listening communication skills to support the needs of auditors, operations, management, and others. Must be dependable, professional, and a team player who works well in a group environment.

Education and Experience

  • Associate degree in Accounting or equivalent experience of accounting and/or accounts payable.
  • Related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets, required.
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Riot Blockchain, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIOT)

Job Location – Castle Rock, CO

About Riot:

Riot Blockchain is a Nasdaq-listed public Bitcoin mining and hosting company operating in the United States. Riot’s strategic focus is expanding and efficiently operating its Bitcoin mining operations, through industrial-scale infrastructure development at its Whinstone facility in Rockdale, Texas, and latest-generation miner procurement.  Riot’s self-mining fleet is currently being upgraded to approximately 120,000 next generation Bitcoin miners. Riot has plans to continue increasing its hash rate capacity to exceed 12.8 exahash per second by the end of 2022. Riot aims to be an industry-leader in Bitcoin mining.

Key attributes we are looking for:

You are interested in Bitcoin and being involved in the sector. You are creative, innovative, and strive to improve organizational efficiency. You have strong communication skills and can multi-task. You identify problems and solve them. You value small teams because the opportunity they provide for you to make a difference. You take initiative and you are self-sufficient. You are detail focused and have an eye for making a professional corporate image.

About this role:

The Accounts Payable Clerk will report directly to the Corporate Controller and will follow established policies and procedures in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to complete various accounting functions. Opportunity to grow and take on additional responsibilities in the accounting area. 

Essential Functions:

  • Perform full-cycle accounts payable procedures, including invoice processing, pay cycles, vendor maintenance, T&E reimbursements, researching and resolving invoice and vendor issues, and assistance with Form 1099 compliance.
  • Process various invoices, including coding and obtaining supporting documentation and approvals.
  • Monitor payment schedules to avoid processing delays.
  • Process payments, made primarily via check and electronic payments.
  • Communicate with vendors, operations team members, and others as needed.
  • Maintain vendor master file, including setup of new vendors, updating existing information, obtaining necessary documentation for setup, and determining Form 1099 status.
  • Assist in processing Form 1099s.
  • Assist with quarterly reviews and year-end audits, and ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley procedures, documentation, and testing requirements.
  • Understand capital versus expense accounting and appropriately apply the Company’s capitalization policy.
  • Perform other duties and ad hoc projects as assigned or as necessary.
  • Identify potential risk areas within area of responsibility and support the problem resolution process by reporting the issue(s) to the appropriate individual(s) and recommending solutions.

Requires mobility sufficient to travel.  Some bending, stooping, and stretching. Occasionally lifting items weighing up to 30 lbs.  Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator, and other office equipment.  Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare, and communicate appropriate reports. Extensive data input and required ability to sit for long periods of time.

Key skills, education, and experience:

  • Associate degree in accounting or equivalent experience of accounting and/or accounts payable.
  • Knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley documentation and testing requirements.
  • Ability to apply policies and procedures to solve everyday Company issues.
  • Must have a proficiency in the use of spreadsheet and word processing software, specifically Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Ability to process payables, payments, queries, and generate reports in an accounting system such as QuickBooks.
  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets is required.
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license unless otherwise noted.

Preferred skills, education, and experience:

  • Highly organized and have a strong attention to detail with an emphasis on accuracy and timeliness.
  • Able to prioritize and coordinate work activities to meet deadlines while maintaining work quality.
  • Effective verbal, written, and listening communication skills to support the needs of auditors, operations, management, and others.
  • Dependable, professional, and a team player who works well in a group environment.
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Riot Blockchain is a Nasdaq-listed public Bitcoin mining and hosting company operating in the United States. Riot’s strategic focus is expanding and efficiently operating its Bitcoin mining operations, through industrial-scale infrastructure development at its Whinstone facility in Rockdale, TX and latest-generation miner procurement. Riot’s self-mining fleet is currently being upgraded to approximately 93,000 next generation Bitcoin miners. Riot has plans to continue increasing its hash rate capacity to exceed 9 exahash per second by the end of 2022. Riot aims to be an industry-leader in Bitcoin mining.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Manager, Internal Audit. This position is a client facing “difference maker” who will play a critical role in growing Riot to a professional services organization. Through a focused Governance, Risk and Compliance solutioning, you will have the opportunity to contribute significantly to the company’s revenue growth.

Key attributes we are looking for:

You are interested in Bitcoin and being involved in the sector. You are creative, innovative, and strive to improve organizational efficiency. You have strong communication skills and can multi-task. You identify problems and solve them. You value small teams because the opportunity they provide for you to make a difference. You take initiative and you are self-sufficient. You are detail focused and have an eye for making a professional corporate image.

Essential Functions:

  • Demonstrate strong understanding and experience with IT SOX 404 Compliance and Internal Controls testing
  • Assess the effectiveness of the design and operation of existing internal controls through the review of process maps to identify process gaps and improvement opportunities
  • Establish and manage an internal control compliance framework from risk assessment to reporting
  • Responsible for building and maintaining relationships with business cycle and control owners to monitor the company's compliance with established internal control related activities as well as enhance control monitoring as systems and processes change
  • Work with key functions, Internal Audit (Ernst & Young) to support the development, implementation, and maintenance of internal SOX controls.
  • Maintain internal control environment and ensure compliance with accounting policies and SOX regulations.
  • Integrate seamlessly with the team, building trust and credibility to ensure the successful execution of their deliverables
  • Employ exceptional project management skills to ensure successful completion
  • Maintain effective communication cross functionally
  • Manage monthly and quarterly control testing, reviewing test results and ensuring remediation of all deficiencies for SOX applications
  • Collaborate with Internal Audit (Ernst & Young) on control reviews, walkthroughs, quarterly testing and remediation plans
  • Lead data analytics strategy for bitcoin mining ASICs to improve operational efficiency/hashrate uptime.
  • Collaborate with operations and software development teams to build underlying infrastructure to improve operational efficiency
  • Collaborate with operations and software development teams to obtain the necessary data required for SOX and company wide processes to monitor operations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited institution
  • CPA, CIA, CISA or similar certification is also desirable
  • 7-10+ years working in internal audit, consulting, assurance services, or related field, either in professional services or industry
  • Knowledge of risk assessment methodologies and developing key deliverables, including process flows, work programs, reports, and control summaries
  • Understanding of commonly used internal control frameworks, risk frameworks and regulatory/compliance methodologies
  • Foundation in risk and IT compliance processes and objectives
  • Strong SOX 404 experience with ability to multi-task and oversee multiple concurrent engagements and work streams with various clients
  • Extensive experience defining, implementing, and testing internal controls. Including remediation of deficiencies identified during testing
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with an ability to explain complex concepts in a concise manner.
  • Demonstrated understanding of business processes, internal controls, risk management, and related controls
  • Ability to ensure projects run on time and to budget
  • Change management expertise related to both ERP implementation and system changes
  • Strong interpersonal skills and experience working with cross-functional groups and being able to influence without authority
  • Prior experience in a public company working with ITGC is a plus

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience in cryptocurrency related project development
  • Knowledge of cryptocurrency mining fundamentals

Compensation: Compensation commensurate with experience.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

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VP, Corporate Development

About Riot:

Riot is one of the largest public Bitcoin mining and hosting companies operating today. Riot’s strategic focus is to be a vertically-integrated Bitcoin mining company, and it is actively expanding and improving its Bitcoin mining operations, through industrial-scale infrastructure development at its Texas-based mining and hosting facilities, and latest-generation miner procurement.

Key attributes we are looking for:

You are interested in Bitcoin and being involved in the sector. You are creative, innovative, and strive to improve organizational efficiency. You have strong communication skills and can multi-task. You identify problems and solve them. You value small teams because the opportunity they provide for you to make a difference. You take initiative and you are self-sufficient.

About this role:

The Vice President of Corporate Development will drive strategic development and corporate development initiatives across Riot’s increasingly diversified business operations. In this role, the Vice President will leverage existing relationships, and develop new relationships, to identify new debt and equity capital sources for the Company, to strengthen existing, and create new, relationships with institutional investors, to evaluate and develop new growth opportunities in Riot’s self-mining, data center hosting, and electrical equipment businesses, both organic, and inorganic. This is a hybrid position reporting to our California corporate office.

Essential Functions:

  • Work closely with the Company’s executive leadership team, Corporate Development colleagues, and other colleagues within Riot in order to analyze business opportunities and execute on key value-added projects and transactions
  • Develop and lead the evaluation of Riot’s internal capital allocation decision-making process
  • Identify and execute on value-added capital markets transactions, including financing opportunities, to diversify Riot’s capital structure and lower the Company’s overall cost of capital
  • Evaluate strategic growth opportunities, including strategic transactions, acquisitions, and partnerships, to further grow Riot’s business lines and increase corporate value
  • Develop financial models and analytics to track Bitcoin infrastructure competitors, including other public and private Bitcoin miners, data center hosting providers, and technology / equipment providers in order to maintain up-to-date view on the competitive landscape
  • Prepare presentation materials for senior leadership and Riot Board-level review in key decision-making process
  • Participate in institutional investor discussions and attract institutional investors into Riot’s shareholder base alongside the VP, Capital Markets
  • Develop and maintain internal processes and systems to systematically evaluate investment opportunities

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), particularly Excel and PowerPoint
  • Proficient in financial analysis and the development of complex financial models to analyze investment opportunities, including financial forecasting, scenario analysis, “what-if” analysis, etc.
  • Experience with public company mergers & acquisitions, capital markets transactions including equity offerings, corporate debt, and commercial real estate investment/development
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and an “ownership” attitude required to drive projects forward
  • Proactive problem-solver
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to quickly establish and maintain positive professional relationships both internally and externally and to work well with project teams and external advisors

Education and Experience:

  • Passionate about Bitcoin and developing the Bitcoin ecosystem
  • Bachelor’s degree in business / accounting / finance
  • 10+ years of professional experience
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About Riot:

Riot is one of the largest public Bitcoin mining and hosting companies operating today. Riot’s strategic focus is to be a vertically-integrated Bitcoin mining company, and it is actively expanding and improving its Bitcoin mining operations, through industrial-scale infrastructure development at its Texas-based mining and hosting facilities, and latest-generation miner procurement.

Key attributes we are looking for:

You are interested in Bitcoin and being involved in the sector. You are a first, second or rising third-year Associate who is creative, innovative, and strive to improve organizational efficiency. You have strong communication skills and can multi-task. You identify problems and solve them. You value small teams because the opportunity they provide for you to make a difference. You take initiative and you are self-sufficient.

About this role:

In this role, you will collaborate with the existing legal and leadership team to deliver favorable outcomes and reduce the legal risk of the organization through partnership and documentation of critical information. The Associate General Counsel - Corporate will report directly to our deputy general counsel and will serve as a member of our in-house legal team. This is a hybrid position reporting to one of our corporate offices located in California, Colorado, or Texas.

Essential Functions:

  • Review, draft and negotiate complex commercial contracts in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Provide legal support and guidance to the corporate leadership team.
  • Conduct legal research and assist on public company filings.
  • Conduct due diligence and assist with transactional matters.
  • Stay informed of any current legislation, regulation and industry trends.

Key skills, education, and experience:

  • You have a Juris Doctor from an accredited US law school and are licensed to practice law in at least one US jurisdiction.
  • You have a preferred 1 - 2 years’ experience in the practice of law in a high-quality law firm or in-house environment, and have a solid understanding of corporate and commercial contract issues.
  • You possess considerable knowledge of and experience with corporate law, commercial transactions, and have some exposure to the ‘33 Act and ‘34 Act, as well as mergers and acquisitions.
  • Adaptability and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work with a team of attorneys and team members to develop strategies for various business situations.
  • Team attitude that no job is too big or too small.
  • Thrives in an environment where you need to roll-up your sleeves and own outcomes.
  • Ability to strike sensible and practical balance between legal risks and the need to do business.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
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