Sr. Manager, External Reporting in San Jose, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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    San Jose, CA
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Job Description

Job Number: 2142396

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all external reporting requirements, including preparation and timely submission of all quarterly and annual financial statements, and other reporting assignments as required.
  • Research and analyze technical accounting and financial reporting issues (such as ASC 842 new lease guidance, etc.), assess impact to organization, formalize positions and recommendations, write/review white-papers and ensure reporting compliance, and provide necessary training to accounting team and foreign finance teams.
  • Evaluate applicability of new accounting literature to ensure accounting activities are both regulatory and U.S. GAAP compliant
  • Interface with external auditors to act as a liaison between the auditors and the accounting team to ensure that all filings are made in advance of required deadlines.
  • Responsible for preparing/reviewing balance sheet, income statement, cash flow statement and statements of stockholders' equity.
  • Responsible for all technical accounting and recording related to company equity programs.
  • Involvement in special projects and ad-hock tasks (e.g. - M&A due diligence, purchase accounting merger integration, provide assistance to accounting team as necessary, coordinate with various teams for 409a valuation, etc.)

  • A Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance and 6-8 years of related experience
  • CPA required
  • Minimum of 5 years of recent Big 4 public accounting experience with technology company focus
  • Exceptional communication skills, including an ability to listen to the needs of the business, research and comprehend complex matters, articulate issues in a clear and simplified manner, and present findings and recommendations in both oral and written presentations
  • Ability to lead, organize, and manage projects beginning to end that require coordinated efforts across multiple functions (e.g., Accounting, Revenue, Tax, FP&A, Treasury, Legal, Operations)
  • A strong understanding of accounting, internal controls, auditing techniques and methodology
  • Hands on SEC experience is highly desired
  • Working knowledge of systems such as Workiva, Shareworks and/or Oracle Cloud is highly desired

About Nelson:

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