Accounting Analyst

Job type:Perm
Town/City:Playa Vista
Country:United States
Business Sectors:Digital, eCommerce
Job ref:24960
Post Date:15. 02. 2024

About the Role

Role: Accounting Analyst

Company: Our client is a leading pet tech and software solution company dedicated to providing high-quality tech services for pet care merchants. Their platform specializes in scheduling, messaging, and payments, streamlining operations for pet care businesses.

About the Role: Our client is seeking a detail-oriented Accounting Analyst who will be a vital member of their finance team, contributing to the meticulous management of the company's financial operations.
  • This position is a hybrid role, with an estimated 2-3 days a week spent in the LA office.

  • Drive the accounting close and reporting process, including preparation and review of journal entries, account reconciliations, financial statements, and various financial analyses.
  • Ensure day-to-day deliverables are executed efficiently and accurately, while remaining adaptable to changing priorities and additional responsibilities.
  • Collaborate with managed payroll services to ensure timely and accurate payroll processing; prepare necessary supporting documentation.
  • Prepare month-end close journal entries, covering various areas such as payroll, vacation accrual, cash, leases, debt, prepaid assets, fixed assets, allocations, and consolidation.
  • Assist in financial statement preparation and analysis, investigating monthly fluctuations and variances.
  • Provide support for special projects and offer cross-functional assistance on ad hoc initiatives.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field of study; CPA certification is a plus.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in accounting.
  • Previous experience in high-growth companies or a background in Big 4 accounting firms is preferred; SaaS experience strongly desired.
  • Demonstrated extreme attention to detail and a commitment to precision.
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate with various teams.
  • A team player with a positive attitude, who thrives on challenges.
  • Results-oriented mindset with structured thinking and a proactive problem-solving approach.
  • While a strong background in accounting is essential, a broader understanding of business operations and strategic planning would be advantageous.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to be a part of a fast-growing and innovative tech company.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment.