Senior Accountant

About Us

Signal Sciences empowers security and engineering teams by providing visible and effective web application security protecting against real-world attacks. With our unique hybrid on-premise and cloud architecture, we process, protect and report on billions of requests per day for some of the most sophisticated companies in the world ranging from Adobe to Vimeo, Taser to Under Armour. Our goal is making a more secure Web, with tools that people love to use, written by people who love to make them.

Overview

Signal Sciences is in search of a numbers and results driven Senior Accountant to help our Finance team properly record transactions and translate them into meaningful financial statements. You will handle all things accounting and support key business initiatives for the company to help scale the business. In addition, you will help solidify our monthly close process and take ownership of all related procedures. This position reports to the Senior Finance Manager and would require being able to work closely with the whole Signal Sciences team.

What you will do

  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations for multiple bank accounts.
  • Review monthly employee expenses submitted in Expensify for proper general ledger recording.
  • Perform accounts payable duties including but not limited to: setting up and maintaining existing and new vendors, proper recording of invoices by coding expenditures to proper general ledger accounts in compliance with GAAP and obtaining necessary invoice payment approval.
  • Post monthly journal entries and prepare the subsequent account reconciliations including but not limited to: cash, prepaids, fixed assets, accrued expenses and payroll.
  • Assist in collections of past due customer invoices.
  • Produce variance analysis to ensure accuracy of financials.
  • Support the team in other ad-hoc, administrative tasks and projects as necessary.

What we are looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field.
  • At least 2+ years’ experience; preferably in the tech industry.
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of US GAAP.
  • Must be proficient in Excel and knowledge of Quickbooks is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and effectively analyze and solve problems.
  • Flexibility to adapt and perform in a fast-paced working environment.
  • Able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and meet monthly close deadlines.
  • Excellent and effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Be detail oriented and be able to work effectively in a team environment.

How to Apply

If you’re excited by the idea of working with an awesome team at Signal Sciences, and using your analytical superpower to help scale our business, please reach out to us.

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Overview

Signal Sciences is in search of a numbers and results driven Senior Accountant to help our Finance team properly record transactions and translate them into meaningful financial statements. You will handle all things accounting and support key business initiatives for the company to help scale the business. In addition, you will help solidify our monthly close process and take ownership of all related procedures. This position reports to the Senior Finance Manager and would require being able to work closely with the whole Signal Sciences team.

What you will do

  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations for multiple bank accounts.
  • Review monthly employee expenses submitted in Expensify for proper general ledger recording.
  • Perform accounts payable duties including but not limited to: setting up and maintaining existing and new vendors, proper recording of invoices by coding expenditures to proper general ledger accounts in compliance with GAAP and obtaining necessary invoice payment approval.
  • Post monthly journal entries and prepare the subsequent account reconciliations including but not limited to: cash, prepaids, fixed assets, accrued expenses and payroll.
  • Assist in collections of past due customer invoices.
  • Produce variance analysis to ensure accuracy of financials.
  • Support the team in other ad-hoc, administrative tasks and projects as necessary.

What we are looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field.
  • At least 2+ years’ experience; preferably in the tech industry.
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of US GAAP.
  • Must be proficient in Excel and knowledge of Quickbooks is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and effectively analyze and solve problems.
  • Flexibility to adapt and perform in a fast-paced working environment.
  • Able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and meet monthly close deadlines.
  • Excellent and effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Be detail oriented and be able to work effectively in a team environment.