Accounting, Finance & Accounting in San Francisco, CA
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About the role
We are looking to hire a Cash Accounting Manager to work on ongoing projects and to assist in building processes for IPO readiness. This person will act as a cross-functional business partner to manage and oversee the daily operations of cash accounting. They will work to develop policies, implement systems, and analyze data for reporting. This role requires an individual with an analytical mindset, strong knowledge of general accounting, and the ability to multitask in a high-pressure environment.
In this challenging role you will have an impact on the way the accounting team is built, processes are implemented, and the business expands globally.
What you'll do
Co-own the global accounting for cash and ensure cash processes are controlled, effective and efficient.
Manage month-end close for various General Ledger functions; including review of journal entries, account reconciliations, analysis of results, and close reporting packages.
Manage outsourced operational activities, including service level agreements, and find opportunities to outsource activities or processes to our third party service provider.
Collaborate across cross functional teams (Financial Operations,Internal Audit, FP&A, and other business partners) to generate, record, reconcile, and maintain accurate cash balances.
Help lead accounting projects, including the design and implementation of key finance systems, internal controls, global close efficiency, audit readiness, and management reporting.
Coordinate with regional compliance teams on statutory reporting and IFRS related matters.
Support external audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility.
What you'll need
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
CPA/CA or equivalent.
8+ years of relevant work experience and expertise in public accounting and/or a high tech organization managing large scale cash operations and accounting.
Excellent leadership skills, with the ability to manage and develop people, along with collaborative working style and ability to work with vendors and international teams.
Proven track record of increased responsibilities and scope.
Solid knowledge of accounting policies/procedures and financial statements.
Strong organization skills with an ability to plan and perform multiple tasks.
Ability to independently resolve complex problems where analysis requires the in-depth evaluation of numerous factors.
Experience with Oracle R12 or another large scale ERP is preferred.
International accounting experience is a plus.
Bonus points if you have
Payment Service Provider (PSP) reconciliation experience
International banking / FX knowledge
About the team
We build scalable & controlled processes and help implement accounting systems and automation for our Global Accounting function.
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