Senior Accountant

  • Seattle, WA
  • Full-time

Company Description

WhitePages is the leading provider of contact information for people and businesses in the U.S.  We are a top 40 website with over 40 million unique monthly users, and we power over 2 billion searches on over 1,500 sites including MSN and the United States Postal Service. Already the largest and most trusted online directory, we are developing new location based mobile and Internet services that make it easier than ever to find and connect with the people and businesses you are looking for. Additionally we are building an impressive B2B offering that utilizes our core data sets and allows businesses to better serve their own customers.


Joining WhitePages offers you the opportunity to work in small, nimble, empowered teams and the assurance of joining a company that has been profitable every year since our incorporation in 2000. We think big, yet act small, and innovation and entrepreneurial spirit run deep. We’re headquartered in the heart of Downtown Seattle, have strong company values, an exciting culture, and respect and appreciate diversity as an equal opportunity employer.

Job Description

We're looking for a Senior Accountant to provide our essential accounting functions. This is a great opportunity for you if you're at your best working in a small team with smart, hard-working, like minded professionals. Our Accounting and Finance team takes pride in in doing things efficiently, effectively and right the first time - so if this is the type of environment you'd thrive in and you're passionate about technology and the web, then we'd like to talk with you.


The position will handle the maintenance of the GL and assisting customers with accounts, compiling information and preparing journal entries, account reconcilations, record revenue, commissions and taxes and generate monthly get the picture - we need a Senior Accountant!


We're looking for the ideal candidate to have an Accounting or Finance degree.....or a general business degree. Experience will be considered in lieu of a degree if relevant. Based on the role and to be successful, you'll need at least five years of prior accounting experience (with a degree) and at least one of those should be operating at the Senior Accountant level. If you have public accounting experience, that's a plus - but not required. You must exhibit a professional demeanor, but also know how to have fun and recharge when appropriate - after all we work really hard around here, so it's only fair that we play hard too!


We'll make sure that you've got experience with researching and following through on issues, you've done well both as an individual contributor and as a team player in the past, and last but certainly not least we need you to have prior experience and be proficient in Dynamics GP (if you don't know what that is, well it's probably not a good fit!)


If all of the above fits you to a "T", please apply and we'll contact you for more information if we see a match as well.

Additional Information

We're headquartered in the heart of downtown Seattle, and that's where our engineering team works their magic.  We've got sales folks across the country, including an office in New York.  We have strong company values and culture, and would love to share why ours is an opportunity worth considering.  We appreciate and respect diversity, and are an equal opportunity employer.