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Senior Accountant

Course Hero

Course Hero

Accounting & Finance
Redwood City, CA, USA · Redwood City, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 15, 2024

Learneo is scaling! If you’re looking to join a startup culture of operating with principles at a high growth organization, the Finance team is seeking a new Senior Accountant to join our Accounting team. We’re an international organization supporting team members across the globe. In this role, you will be responsible for preparing financial reports, performing account reconciliations, assisting with consolidations and intercompany entries, maintaining the general ledger, supporting audit preparations, and performing other accounting functions as assigned.

This role is a hybrid position that meets once per week at the Redwood City HQ location to foster professional development, improve communications and coordination, and improve processes.

Here are some ways you’ll make an impact:

  • Support the design and implementation of new systematic processes in Netsuite to optimize workflows
  • Perform accounting functions, including, but not limited to recording, reconciling and analyzing G/L account transactions
  • Play an integral part in the month end close process by preparing and maintaining close reconciliation and coordinating timelines with the finance team at large
  • Support the preparation of consolidated financial statements, data analysis, integrity validation and reconciliations
  • Ensure completeness and accuracy of consolidation and elimination entries. Track and report all intercompany activity and FX related impacts for financial reporting in accordance with US GAAP, board and capital management purposes
  • Ensure intercompany agreement terms are adhered to and settlements are prepared accurately and timely
  • Support the annual external audit process, including both the readiness and execution, including preparation of supporting audit schedules
  • Manage treasury operations, including coordinating creating/closing bank accounts, preparing cash transactions such as wires, ACHs and transfers, and preparing of bank reconciliations
  • Tackle ad hoc projects as requested (e.g. research and document issues, special projects, lease accounting, software capitalization, etc.)
  • Assist in developing and maintaining the company’s accounting policies and procedures as we expand
  • Work closely alongside the Director of Accounting to build and develop critical processes within the accounting department as the company continues to grow.

Are you our next Senior Accountant?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, or equivalent
  • 3+ years accounting experience; Big 4 and SaaS industry experience is a plus
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and financial reporting
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills with the ability to escalate appropriately
  • Capable of working independently and managing multiple priorities; must be a self-starter who takes initiative in and takes ownership of completing projects and assignments timely
  • Experience with and an interest in ERPs (NetSuite strongly preferred) and other accounting systems. Able to support report writing, maintenance of accounting systems, and automation/system process improvements.
  • Able to work hybrid in our Redwood City HQ office

Bonus Points:

  • CPA or CPA candidate
  • Experience with NetSuite, Floqast, and Coupa
  • Experience in a high growth company with international operations

Benefits & Perks!

  • Competitive salary, annual bonus, and RSUs
  • Medical coverage, including full dental and vision
  • Life and disability benefits
  • 401(k) program (US) / retirement savings plan (Canada) with company match
  • One month paid sabbatical after 5 years at the company
  • Education reimbursement
  • Professional development workshops & industry conferences
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Social responsibility program (volunteer time off and donation matching)
  • Annual wellness stipend
  • Monthly tech stipend
  • Annual family planning stipend
  • Quarterly snack boxes delivered to your door

For positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. Other locations: IL, MA, NJ.

Research shows that candidates from underrepresented backgrounds often don't apply for roles if they don't meet all the criteria. We strongly encourage you to apply if you're interested: we'd love to learn how you can amplify our team with your unique experience!

This role is eligible for hire in the San Fransisco Bay Area, California.

We are a virtual-first company and have employees dispersed throughout the United States and Canada. We have a market-based pay structure that varies by location. The base pay for this position is dependent on multiple factors, including candidate experience and expertise, and may vary from the amounts listed below.


Equal ​Employment Opportunity Statement ​(EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and ​inclusion within our company. ​We will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender ​identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, ​veteran status, or ​ability status. We will ensure that individuals who are differently abled are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment as provided to other applicants or employees. Please contact us to request accommodation.

About Learneo:

Learneo is a platform of builder-driven businesses, including Course Hero, CliffsNotes, LitCharts, QuillBot, Symbolab, Scribbr, LanguageTool and StudentBrands, all united around a shared mission of supercharging productivity and learning for everyone. We attract and scale high growth businesses built and run by visionary entrepreneurs. Each team innovates independently but has a unique opportunity to collaborate, experiment, and grow together, and they are supported by centralized corporate operations functions, including HR, Finance and Legal.

In accordance with California law, the base salary for this role if filled within SF Bay Area, California is as follows.

SF Bay Area, California Pay Range
$120,000$162,000 USD