Specialist, Accounting



Accounting & Finance
Gurugram, Haryana, India
Posted on Wednesday, January 10, 2024

The worldwide data management software market is massive (According to IDC, the data management software market is forecast to be $94 billion in 2023 growing to approximately $153 billion in 2027, representing a 13% compound annual growth rate). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

MongoDB continues to grow incredibly fast. We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Sales Commissions Accounting Manager to play a key role within MongoDB’s Sales Compensation team. This is the perfect opportunity to roll up your sleeves and have a positive impact at a hyper-growth company. In this high impact role, you will work closely with executives and internal functions including Sales, Sales Operations, Sales Analytics, Deal Desk, Business Systems, Finance and Accounting, and HR to improve and establish processes and systems for our next stage of growth. This will be a very hands-on role, reporting to the Accounting Manager, Sales Commissions and will help support the build out and ongoing administration of our sales incentive programs while overseeing the sales commission calculation and payout process.

The Impact You Will Have:

  • Work closely with Accounting Manager and other leaders to own global commission accrual process and related SOX controls
  • Prepare journal entries, account reconciliations, and schedules in accordance with US GAAP
  • Partner with WW Commissions Team to compile and present monthly and quarterly accruals and KPI to senior leaders
  • Perform monthly P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis
  • Work closely with Commissions, Sales Operations, Finance, Business Operations and other stakeholders to understand changes to policies or system enhancements
  • Work closely with Accounting Manager to align on accounting and documentation of existing or new comp plans proposals
  • Support Accounting Manager with month, quarter, and year end close
  • Work with external and internal auditors to satisfy PBC requests
  • Support various initiatives and ad hoc projects, including but not limited to development and improvement of processes or testing and implementation of new systems

Experience and Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP
  • 1-3 years of private or public company accounting with SOX
  • CPA/Qualified to sit for CPA exam/interest in taking exams
  • Bachelors in Accounting, Finance/Economics with emphasis in Accounting preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft office and Google suite
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to collaborate across multiple departments
  • Sensitive to deadlines and able to prioritize multiple projects and responsibilities
  • Working knowledge of incentive plan structures (quotas, accelerators, pay mix, and on-target earnings) and systems
  • Ability to work in a multifaceted and fast growth environment with changing priorities (Being a great teammate)
  • Business systems knowledge such as Xactly, NetSuite and Floqast or similar tools
  • Experience in scaling processes from ground up to a highly optimized state

Personal Attributes:

  • Detail oriented with excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, collaborative, and people skills
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently and take initiative
  • Ability to grow and think outside the box, identify problems or opportunities to improve upon existing processes and provide innovative solutions

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