GL Accounting Manager

  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time
  • Department: Business Operations

Company Description

Have you ever worked for a company that actually wanted you to bring your whole self to work every single day?

About Tradeshift
Tradeshift is a unicorn in the fintech industry. We are disrupting a typically stagnant environment by connecting companies of all sizes and providing them with the platform and network needed to create value from old processes like procurement, invoicing, payments, and workflow. We recognize that business is both messy and social - two revelations that have driven the development of Tradeshift, a platform for all your business interactions.

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

  • As part of Global Accounting/Consolidation group, this position will lead the US General Ledger team & be the go-to-person for consolidations of Tradeshift Holdings, Inc., and worldwide subsidiaries.

  • This position will be an integral part of the monthly close process and provide support to preparation of the monthly and year-end financial statements.

  • The US GL Manager will work under the supervision and guidance of the VP Global Accounting.

  • The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance, Netsuite expertise is a must, and robust experience of monthly close process involving consolidation of parent and subsidiaries, including translation of foreign currency transactions/balances of subsidiaries to U.S. dollar reporting basis.

  • The candidate must be detail oriented, have strong organization

  • and problem solving skills, be a team player, and be very hands-on.

  • SaaS Software accounting experience and CPA certification are a plus.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Review and reconcile transactions and balances related to bank account transactions, fixed assets, prepaids/accruals, payroll and preparing related JEs monthly

  • Perform monthly and quarterly close activities in Netsuite

  • Consolidation area, including performing running revaluation and translation of foreign currencies trial balances in Netsuite monthly

  • Responsible for global intercompany confirmations, eliminations, and analysis.

  • Prepare and review monthly JEs and reconciliations of balance sheet accounts for US, Canada, Malaysia and Australia entities

  • Gather and provide information to support weekly/periodic cashflow analyses and forecasts

  • Perform maintenance on GL chart of accounts and foreign exchange rates maintenance

  • Support the annual audit with external auditors by preparing and reviewing audit schedules and responding to requests and inquiries for responsible areas

  • Partner with all levels of the Finance Organization to drive and deliver results and create synergy

  • Proactively seek and implement ways to improve processes, quality and efficiency

  • Perform other ad-hoc tasks and duties as assigned by management

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Accounting, Finance or related area

  • Minimum 8 to 10+ years experience of General ledger and consolidation accounting and financial reporting  experience

  • CPA Certification highly preferred

  • Strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP

  • Corporate experience in multi-national, multi-currency company (required).

  • Hands on experience with Netsuite system REQUIRED, Ability to create customized Netsuite reports if needed

  • Excellent Excel skills (vlookup, pivot tables, SumIf etc.)

  • Possess a positive and proactive attitude

  • Ability to identify, analyze and resolve problems

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments and tasks

  • Self-directed with the ability to lead the US GL team to meet deadlines

  • Excellent communication skills to communicate effectively with all levels within the organization.

  • Strong collaboration and cross-functional communications skills. 

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced team environment

  • Excellent analytical skills and reporting knowledge

Additional Information

Location
At our Headquarters in San Francisco, you’ll be surrounded by the best and brightest in the industry. Your colleagues are wicked smart and some of the kindest and nicest people around. We’re never assholes. You’ll be given the opportunity to do creative problem solving for issues that actually matter, and have a real impact on the projects you are driving.

Culture 
Our culture began day one when three Danes poured their brains, heart, and guts into creating a platform that could connect every business in the world. We expect each employee to approach their work with the same amount of pride and passion. One day you might find us having a ping pong match in the middle of the work day, and then you’ll find us handing off projects to colleagues in different time zones so we can continue progress around the clock. 

Tradeshifters come from various backgrounds and nations, and we all thrive off challenging the status quo. We take pride in nurturing employee happiness, encouraging personal development, and welcoming teammates from all walks of life.

We value diversity and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Why you might like working here:

  • You love autonomy and the freedom to get your work done how you want 
  • You like sharing your opinions and feeling like they matter
  • You want to work for a company that requires you to bring your whole self to work every day: brains, heart, and guts.
  • Career and professional development opportunities

  • Flexible hours and vacation policy

  • Supplemented cell phone plan

  • Lunch provided daily from local SF eateries and snacks

  • Fully paid 6 months parental leave
  • A competitive compensation package + equity

  • 100% covered medical, dental and vision benefits

  • Life, short and long-term disability insurance

  • 401k

  • Wellness and volunteer Programs

  • Fun company events like happy hours, outings and much more!

This is a full-time role based in our downtown San Francisco office. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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