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Lead Accountant at Submittable


Organization Submittable

Location: Missoula, MT (Remote position considered)

Salary: 75,000


Submittable is seeking a Lead Accountant to join our rapidly growing team. As a member of a lean, efficient, and hard working Finance Team, you will have an exciting opportunity to help build and scale the accounting function of a quickly growing SaaS company.

This is a full-time position in Missoula, MT, but remote hires will be considered for candidates with requisite experience. The Lead Accountant reports to the Controller.

What you'll do:
* Oversee the general accounting functions, including, but not limited to: accounts payable, accounts receivable, financial statement preparation, and financial systems and controls
* Help define and implement scalable financial processes including for the month-end close
* Plan, coordinate and review accounting staff’s (internal and external) work
* Review and recommend improvements to accounting systems, procedures and general efficiencies across the company
* Analyze financial data and create reports for management, stakeholders, and external parties and clearly communicate findings
* Maintain revenue recognition in accordance with ASC 606
* Assist with tax audits and tax returns
* Work with external auditors to ensure correct and timely annual audit process
* Assess the effectiveness of internal controls, and design new processes and controls for emerging and growing business activities
* Research accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
* Other activities and cross-functional projects as needed by the Company

About you:
* Three or more years of experience in public accounting experience
* Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
* BS degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent
* In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and financial statements
* Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
* Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
* Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Team player willing to step outside the role and help where needed to grow a young and evolving company
* Desire to work in a startup environment that is continually changing
* Experience with NetSuite preferred
* Understanding of and experience with SaaS and ASC 606 preferred

About Submittable:
Founded in 2010, Submittable is a submission management platform located in Missoula, Montana and used by 10,000+ clients in over 63 countries, including CBS, MIT, and National Geographic. Started by a novelist, a musician, and a filmmaker who all also happened to be engineers, Submittable is now a rapidly growing company of around 100 valued and thriving employees with diverse backgrounds and interests. The software is used by over a million people every month.

We offer highly competitive benefits for full-time employees, including:
* Health insurance, 401K, life insurance, and optional HSA, FSA, and DCA accounts
* Flexible hours, including flexible vacations and sick leave
* Generous paid parental leave policy for mothers, fathers, and adoptive parents
* Discounted fitness memberships, professional development stipends, and book purchase reimbursement
* Involvement in community outreach programs for all employees, including company volunteer outings at local nonprofits
* Fully-stocked kitchens with complimentary snacks and beverages for all employees
* Gender-neutral bathrooms with free pads/tampons

As a product used globally, we're very motivated to hire and support employees who are representative of different and diverse backgrounds and experiences, including but not limited to diversity of ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, religion, ability, culture, and socioeconomics.

Closing Date:

February 12, 2020

How to Apply:

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