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  • Location: San Fernando Valley, California
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #498

Accounting Director position focused on Technical Accounting and Reporting. The company is a Private Equity Backed software and services provider to businesses looking to hire. Company has been growing extensively both through acquisition as well as organically. Great stability on the team and the opportunity to work with excellent leadership.
Responsibilities

• Lead in adoption and implementation as well as continuous maintenance of processes/software ensuring accounting in accordance with US GAAP, currently mainly ACS 606 and ACS 842

• Train and develop direct report(s) as well as members of the greater accounting team on adoption of new pronouncements and impact on operational accounting

• Lead in data gathering and summarization of purchase price accounting treatment and journals for all acquisitions, including purchase price documentation/memo’s

• Liaise with and support accounting operations leads to integrate acquisitions into existing Accounting Operations

• Work directly with Finance team for quarterly financial reporting deliverables

• Draft accounting position papers and provide guidance to internal finance and accounting team to ensure significant transactions are properly accounted for and disclosed in the consolidated financial statements

Work proactively with external auditors to drive timely completion of technical accounting matters, financial statements and related footnotes up to and including the final issuance of financial statements

• Prepare or review deliverables requested from internal departments such as Tax, Proposals, Operations, Finance

• Work directly with accounting management team to centralize accounting policies and document, as such.

• Assist in developing and ensure the effectiveness and adequacy of controls accounting functions; ensure compliance with corporate policies

• Lead in establishing and preparing documentation for SOX compliance

• Assist with or prepare ad hoc or recurring Corporate reporting requests

Qualifications 

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, CPA preferred

• Minimum 5+ years’ experience with general accounting principles; 2+ years in management or supervisory role; public Big 4 AND private, US SaaS industry experience preferred

• Excellent analytical, communication and time management skills

• Advanced skills and experience in MS Excel are required

• Demonstrated ability to effectively lead team members and partner with other business units

• Ability to solve problems – initiate and implement change to meet corporate objectives

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