Director, Financial Reporting and Technical Accounting (Santa Monica, United States)
<p>We are seeking an experienced professional to lead various aspects of our financial reporting and technical accounting responsibilities. We are looking for someone who is a leader, strong communicator, hardworking and able to interact with management and various teams on a daily/regular basis. This candidate must be focused, intelligent, dependable, and able to have manage multiple tasks at the same time.</p>
<p>In this role you will...</p>
Manage and monitor the quarterly and annual SEC reporting process ensuring quality financial statements and related flings.
Oversee statutory, tax and regulatory filing requirements for various international subsidiaries across the world.
Analyze current accounting policies and formalize the Company’s position and assumptions.
Lead the Company’s assessment and implementation of any existing and new accounting literature.
Perform reviews of significant transactions and assess appropriate accounting treatment and disclosure requirements.
Liaise with our auditors to work through complex accounting matters.
Produce insightful financial analyses and reports on a regular and ad hoc basis for executive and functional management teams, as well as the board and investors.
Work with various departments such as sales and legal, as well as within the Finance teams to support the international operations.
Foster an environment of high quality work, team collaboration and continuous improvement.
Other accounting related duties, as required.
<p>You’ve got what it takes if you have…</p>
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, CPA or equivalent work experience.
12+ years of accounting related experience. Combination of public accounting and software industry. Straight public candidates with significant experience working with software industry and relevant technical accounting matters will be considered.
Proven experience leading a team under pressure to meet deadlines.
Strong technical accounting and research skills.
Exceptional communication skills are required to interact upward with the executive team, cross functionally and managing a large team.
Ability to coach and develop staff on technical accounting, close procedures and team work.
Knowledge of NetSuite or another accounting system is a plus.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.