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Director of Accounting Operations
Job description

We are partnered with a high-growth, listed SaaS business to find an individual who can join the impressive accounting team at Controller level and have the skills, background and acumen to add value through positive change and a consistent best-practice attitude to their role and accounting team. The business has seen a huge amount of growth over the past 4 years, from startup thru IPO, and they now need someone experienced with public company accounting and international consolidations as they continue to set their sights on higher and higher goals.

This is a newly created role and will be a key contributor; building out a team, overseeing all accounts, systems and ledgers while ensuring compliance to GAAP standards. You will manage various stakeholders and business owners in order to provide accurate and on-time information. There is also a large opportunity to provide value add, commercially orientated analysis alongside the main responsibilities and ad hoc reporting.

Main responsibilities

  • Manage and improve the global consolidation process and month end close
  • Manage international accounting and enhance the entire close process
  • Instill and improve the procure to pay process
  • Work cross-functionally on strategic company projects/initiatives and apply critical thinking skills to provide solutions that drive company performance
  • Partner with divisional finance leaders, FP&A and treasury as well as coordinating with external auditors

Desired experience

  • Must have recent experience of managing an accounting function for a public company
  • Experience of managing a multi-currency, international consolidation process
  • Must have experience of managing a team, preferably one that has seen a lot of growth
  • Strong understanding and experience of working within a US GAAP and SOX environment, specific experience with P2P and SaaS accrual accounting are a huge plus
  • CPA license required
  • NetSuite experience preferred
Manhattan, New York
$150,000 - $175,000

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