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As a globally distributed company, we take pride in our ability to work across time zones and continents, fostering collaboration and innovation. Our offices in San Francisco and New York City serve as hubs for our teams to come together and develop the tools that empower our users. By joining Vercel, you'll be part of a team that is deeply committed to open-source technologies and dedicated to shaping the future of web development.
About the Role:
Vercel is looking for a Senior Accounting Manager to develop and scale the accounting function to support the growth of the business. Reporting to the Controller, this role will be responsible for managing the GL team, accounts receivable and accounts payable, ensuring compliance with US GAAP, managing the accounting close, including reporting to internal and/ or external stakeholders. In addition, the role will partner with the Finance Systems and/ or the Engineering teams to identify and execute automation opportunities. The role will manage, mentor and coach a team of 4 accountants.
This is a remote position which preferences candidate location to be aligned with Pacific US time zone.
What You Will Do:
Play a critical role in the month-end financial statement close process by reviewing journal entries, account reconciliations, and reporting on results to internal stakeholders
Assist in implementing accounting policies and procedures to ensure all financial transactions are carried out in accordance with GAAP principles
Manage, mentor and coach a team of 4 accountants
Partner with Finance Systems and/ or Engineering to identify and execute automation opportunities, including those related to SAAS revenue recognition
Partner with FP&A in developing financial models and scenarios for strategic decision-making
Collaborate with other departments to understand business operations and provide financial guidance
Continually develop, expand and improve month-end close and financial reporting procedures and help drive the reduction of the close timeline by assessing and streamlining close-related activities
Develop and maintain a strong internal control environment
Support special project work as needed, including identification and execution of continuous improvement projects and activities
7+ years of accounting experience, including at least 3 years at a Big 4 accounting firm and 2 years in industry.
Experience working in SaaS, foreign exchange and consolidations is a plus!
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
CPA designation and strong knowledge of US GAAP
You're passionate about building systems and processing improvements. You thrive in bringing process and organization to complex environments.
Ability to lead projects independently
Ability to communicate technical accounting concepts to a non-technical environment
Experience with NetSuite is a plus!
Great compensation package and stock options.
Inclusive Healthcare Package.
Learn and Grow - we provide mentorship and send you to events that help you build your network and skills.
Flexible Time Off - Flexible vacation policy with a recommended 4-weeks per year, and paid holidays.
Remote Friendly - Work with teammates from different time zones across the globe.
We will provide you the gear you need to do your role, and a WFH budget for you to outfit your space as needed.
The San Francisco, CA base pay range for this role is $175,000 - $205,000. This salary range is an estimate. Actual salary will be based on job related skills, experience and location. Pay ranges outside San Francisco may be adjusted based on employee location. The total compensation package also includes benefits and equity-based compensation. Your recruiter can share more about the specific pay range for your location during the hiring process.
Vercel is committed to fostering and empowering an inclusive community within our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Vercel encourages everyone to apply for our available positions, even if they don't necessarily check every box on the job description. #LI-remote
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