Accounting Manager

Accounting Remote - United States


Description

Position at J2 Cloud Services

The Accounting Manager position is an opportunity for an ambitious finance professional to join a dynamic business with high visibility and growth ambitions.

J2 Global continues to grow and we are expanding our accounting team which operates internationally with accounting teams in the US and Europe. 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 an Accounting Manager you will participate in all activities related to full-cycle accounting by business unit and location. .   This is a key position not only in the accounting department but supporting the operations of many of the businesses as well. 

J2 has an active acquisition strategy, so experience with the accounting for integration of acquisitions is a plus.  The successful candidate will also be a resource for Revenue Accounting for a SaaS/monthly subscription model, assist with integrating recent acquisitions in the monthly close process for J2’s global footprint and be an integral part of process improvement to drive efficiencies and automation in our newly migrated Oracle Fusion cloud ERP system.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for leading shared service team with month end/ quarter end close process
  • Contributes to team efforts by accomplishing related tasks as needed.  Provide overall mentorship to your team.
  • Analyze financial information and drive month end support and documentation
  • Liaison to internal and external auditors to support public company requirements
  • Coordinate and prepare reports to support upper management
  • Drive process improvements and contribute to projects that achieve scalability and efficiency, system design and core accounting framework and management reporting
  • Provide accounting support to the Corp Dev team on M&A by participating in due diligence, technical accounting support and participating in the accounting integrations
  • Partner with cross functional teams such as FP&A, Tax, Financial operations, Internal audit and Legal to address operational challenges, business growth and process improvement

 

Qualifications:

  • Managed a team of 4 plus in month end close process/process improvement
  • Strong GL analysis and solid understanding of US GAAP and applicable regulations
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Skilled in time management and the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Excellent critical thinking skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in M&A due diligence (not required/a plus)
  • Oracle Fusion Cloud ( not required/a plus)
  • Experience in using automation tools to streamline processes

Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field
  • At least 2 years in public accounting/US technical accounting experience a plus
  • CPA preferred

This is a remote/office-based position which may be performed anywhere in the United States except within Colorado.

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