Accounting Manager

The Hiring Advisors - Santa Monica, CA

We’re looking for an Accounting Senior Manager to join a leading tech firm in the heart of Silicon Beach. Working closely with Accounting team and various cross functional teams, you will manage a team, analyze accounting treatment for certain transactions, record and report accounting transactions, and optimize processes for efficient and accurate data flow. Working from our Los Angeles, CA headquarters, you’ll collaborate with these, and other business partners daily to ensure accurate and timely accounting and US GAAP reporting.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage a team of accounting professionals, including day to day management, talent reviews, and goal setting/development plans
  • Review monthly and quarterly journal entries and account reconciliations, ensuring high work product and level of detail
  • Prepare and review materials for internal and external reporting on a monthly and quarterly basis
  • Review account reconciliations and account activity analysis
  • Assess, research and document appropriate US GAAP treatment for various complex transactions within the business
  • Identify risks, implement controls, and maintain proper process documentation and evidence in accordance with SOX
  • Provide support for the annual financial statement audit, as well as periodic internal audits
  • Identify and drive process improvement or other projects or assigned areas
  • Provide support for other ad hoc analyses and projects as needed

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in accounting or finance
  • 8+ years of experience as an accounting professional
  • 4+ years managing a team
  • CPA License

Preferred qualifications:

  • Big 4 firm experience
  • Fortune 500 and/or public company experience
  • Experience working in cloud finance systems (Oracle, Netsuite, etc.)
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge with an understanding of US GAAP and ability to document accounting conclusions
  • Ability to summarize and present complex accounting issues to all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work under pressure and perform several tasks concurrently in a deadline driven environment
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills, and superior attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization
  • Exceptional analytical skills, including Excel
  • A proactive, self-directed approach with the ability to multi-task, think creatively, and learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
  • Detail-oriented with a high sense of urgency
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work extended hours during critical periods
  • Able to work independently as well as collaboratively with a team
  • Someone who is flexible, eager, and willing to build from the ground up

Posted On: Tuesday, September 10, 2019

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