General Accounting Manager Yelp
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Yelp is the fun and easy way to find, review and talk about what's great (and not so great) in your world. You already know that asking friends is the best way to find restaurants, dentists, hairstylists, and anything local. Yelp makes it fast and easy by collecting and organizing your friends' recommendations in one convenient place.
The Accounting Manager will be the point person for the company?s global accounting operations and will report to the Corporate Controller.
This position will be hands on, interact and coordinate with colleagues in tax, FP&A, legal and HR and various business departments to ensure proper accounting treatment, execution of accounting functions and reporting of results. The Accounting Manager will play a key leadership role in the finance organization around change management, process improvement, scaling accounting infrastructures and operations, standardizing processes globally and building the accounting department.
Specific responsibilities include:
Prepare US GAAP consolidated financial statements, flux analysis for balance sheet and income statement and various statistical analyses
Drive and manage monthly worldwide close process as well as review monthly journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations.
Be knowledgeable with all requirements associated with GAAP.
Strong understanding of consolidations, intercompany transactions and foreign transaction/translation. Manage worldwide monthly intercompany transactions, including all reconciliation and elimination processes.
Ensure the proper accounting treatment for any new or non-standard transactions, manage loss reserves, and review key account reconciliations.
Guide financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures and design an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department's goals and objectives, mitigating risk, enhancing the accuracy of the company's reported financial results, and ensuring that reported results comply with GAAP.?
Review monthly financial statements and trend analyses to ensure that all reporting is proper.
Implement and maintain global accounting policies and procedures to ensure the highest level of efficiency and consistency.
Help coordinate the quarterly reviews/annual audit with external auditors.
Manage a strong team of accounting professionals through clear communication of goals and career development. ? Manage and mentor direct reports.
Work closely with the Controller on implementation of strategic business and/or operational plans, projects, programs and systems.
Various special projects and ad hoc analysis as assigned.
The Accounting Manager should be able to demonstrate the ability to work on and prioritize multiple projects while meeting goals and deadlines, with a strong customer service orientation and good attention to detail. In addition, the ideal candidate must have strong communication skills, be team oriented, and have confidence in dealing with people at all organizational levels within Yelp.
Compensation will depend on experience.
Must be a CPA with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, including both public accounting and industry experience.
Excellent knowledge of US GAAP and accounting research methods.
Knowledgeable regarding SOX.
Confident, self starter with ability to work with minimal direction in fast paced, rapidly changing environment.
Proven ability to work across many departments with varying levels of staff to solve problems and achieve results.
Highly detail-oriented with excellent time management, prioritization, and organizational skills.
Strong analytical skills, efficient, self motivated with the ability to follow through and implement process improvement.
Ability to delegate.
Understanding of international accounting requirements a plus.
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