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Senior Accountant – Financial Reporting & Technical Accounting

Posted On: August 12, 2022

The Position
As a Senior Accountant, you have in-depth knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, proficiency in accounting systems, and strong motivation to contribute to the achievement of an efficient period end close and financial reporting process. You pay great attention to detail and the ability to deliver results under deadlines as well as working effectively cross-functionally in a rapidly changing environment.

Responsibilities

  • Own portions of the period end close process from end-to-end
  • Prepare journal entries related but not limited to stock-based compensation, investments, share capital, intercompany transactions, etc.
  • Perform account reconciliations and investigate variances
  • Assist with preparation of financial statements, footnotes and related tie-outs, including coordination of related support
  • Review complex transactions and assist in researching and preparing accounting memos to summarize the Company’s accounting position
  • Identify gaps in controls; develop and present recommendations for alternative/corrective action
  • Assist with or lead accounting software improvements and implementations.
  • Assist with external audit activities including technical accounting work performed
  • Participate in process improvement efforts
  • Assist with ad hoc projects as needed
  • Assist in establishing and maintaining a system of internal controls that is Sarbanes-Oxley compliant

Basic qualifications

  • BA/BS degree with a CPA or equivalent
  • 5+ years accounting experience or 3+ years with Big 4

Preferred qualifications

  • Thorough understanding of US GAAP and IFRS
  • Intermediate to advanced MS Excel and presentation skills
  • Comfortability in a fast-paced, start-up environment
  • High degree of analytical and problem-solving capability
  • Ability to work independently and balance multiple responsibilities simultaneously
  • Ability to interact professionally with all levels of the organization
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in accounting research and technical writing
  • Experience in financial reporting process for a public company
  • Experience working with an ERP system, including successfully enhancing and streamlining processes
  • Experience proactively identifying and leading new project initiatives

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