Senior Accountant

Finance Hollywood, California


Position at j2 Cloud Services

j2 Global continues to grow and we are expanding our accounting team which operates in the US and international cloud (SaaS). As a fast paced, dynamic, global accounting team of a public company we are responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Company's accounting activities.

As a Senior Accountant, you will participate in all activities related to full-cycle accounting by business unit and location and primarily manage the accounting and finance operations.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for month-end close of assigned business unit within j2 Cloud Services
  • Prepare journal entries  in accordance with US GAAP
  • Prepare standard and specialized reports according to GAAP
  • Prepare detailed analytics and trend analyses
  • Provide accounting support for management in financial analysis, budgeting and other reporting
  • Prepare detailed financial footnote disclosures
  • Manage Intercompany accounts and associated reconciliations
  • Responsible for month end close of assigned domestic or international subsidiaries of j2 Global
  • Reconciliation of general ledger accounts
  • Draft technical accounting memoranda
  • Assist with implementation of new accounting standards and design operational workflow
  • Assist with implementation of new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system
  • Perform ad hoc tasks as needed

Job Requirements and Experience:

  • BS/BA in related field is required.  Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics Preferred.
  • 3 to 5+ years of relevant experience in Corporate Accounting setting
  • CPA preferred
  • Proven track record of strong analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP required
  • Experience with international accounting, consolidation and re-measurement
  • Strong month-end closing experience
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Experience with Oracle or similar accounting system and experience with Microsoft Excel
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • Be an active and engaged member of the Finance team
  • Produce accurate work in a timely manner in accordance with departmental deadlines
  • Take ownership of assigned tasks and be proactive in resolving issues
  • Demonstrate flexibility in being involved in ad hoc projects and process improvements