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Senior Accountant, Compensation, 3 Month Contract, Remote

Seattle, WA
by Seattle Search Group

Accounting And Finance

Skills
Tax

Job Description

We are responsible for all the accounting and reconciliation of our operational P&L. As a senior accountant on the OAP Accounting team, you will be a key contributor to the company’s financial statements by supporting the month-end close process, and ensuring accurate and timely reporting.
What you’ll be doing:
Specific Responsibilities:
● Accounting for Company equity transactions, including stock-based compensation expense and employee stock purchase program accounting
● Performing and validating the fair value assumptions of employee option grants and employee stock purchase program
● Recording journal entries, preparing balance sheet reconciliations and equity roll-forwards 
● Enhancing and maintaining the appropriate equity databases to ensure the accuracy at all times
● Partnering with payroll, accounting and tax teams on all equity reporting
● Performing and validating reports from the equity databases, including investor ownership, participants' summary and details
● Ensuring that internal controls, policies and procedures are documented and followed appropriately with audit trails for the compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley
● Collaborating with the HR team to ensure equity compensation is included in the compensation analysis
● Assisting equity-related education materials in collaboration with the HR and legal teams
Assist the financial reporting team with:
● Calculating basic and diluted earnings-per-share
● Preparing the equity footnote and Statement of Shareholders' Equity
● Research and documentation for equity transactions in accordance with US GAAP
● Preparation of quarterly and annual financial statement footnote disclosures for filings following U.S. GAAP and SEC requirements
Serve as a backup for:
● Payroll processing
● Accounting for payroll accounts including recording journal entries and preparing account reconciliations

Job Requirement

Qualifications:
● Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, and 3+ years of experience in an accounting or similar role
● CPA preferred
● Experience working in NetSuite, Oracle or other ERP preferred
● Proficiency with Excel
● Self-starter who works well in a fast-paced, ambiguous and rapidly-changing environment
● Curiosity and strong ability to dive into details and drive insights from data: understanding not only what is happening, but why it is happening
● Strong attention to detail
● Strong written and verbal communication skills