External Reporting Director Proofpoint
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Our External Reporting Director will coordinate, plan, and provide external reporting requirements. You will be responsible for helping collect, analyze, and making recommendations to the business leaders as deemed necessary. You will responsible for preparing or reviewing financial information for other external documents, such as earnings releases and related conference call scripts, XBRL filings, Forms 8K, 10Qs and 10Ks. and Proofpoint?s website financial postings.
Responsible for external reporting to the SEC, supporting investor relations on press releases / other matters, implementation of new accounting standards and assessment of technical accounting matters.
Acquisition work for growing company, including preparation of carve-out financial statements
Responsible for accounting policies and procedures and providing guidance to businesses.
Identify ways to promote efficiency within the financial reporting process, create a best practices environment.
Maintain knowledge of current accounting and SEC reporting pronouncements and ensure proper application in the company?s reporting process.
Manage the research and proposed action relating to existing and proposed accounting and regulatory pronouncements and guidelines, including presentation of findings to senior management.
Participate in special projects and initiatives as assigned.
5+ years of SEC reporting experience
5+ years of Progressive experience Big 4 Audit public / private mix is a plus
CPA is required
Excellent (current) technical accounting skills
Acquisition and divestiture experience a plus (purchase accounting and due diligence)
Position requires strong interpersonal skills, and ability to interact effectively with executives.
Strong knowledge of GAAP and SEC requirements, along with excellent research and issue resolution skills
Superior interpersonal and communication skills, ability to interact effectively with senior management
Must be able to maintain a high degree of confidentiality
Must be flexible, organized and able to accurately work under time constraints and deadlines
Ability to take work direction from several people and effectively prioritize duties
Ability to build relationships quickly and to influence effectively in ambiguous situations
Ability to work as part of a team
If you would like to learn more about this role, please feel free to contact John Delaney (firstname.lastname@example.org / 801-748-4618).
Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public earlier this year.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
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