Senior Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Dublin, Ireland
Posted on Saturday, February 10, 2024

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The Senior Accountant of GL Accounting is primarily responsible for intercompany and foreign exchange accounting across 30+ legal entities globally. The Senior Accountant must possess strong analytical skills and a high attention to detail. The right candidate must also be process-oriented to identify and implement process and control changes and be able to work cross-functionally to drive and influence these changes. To be successful, this candidate must have the ability to adapt quickly and operate effectively in a rapidly scaling, dynamic environment, and align well with MongoDB’s core values. This is a fantastic opportunity to join and grow with an already strong accounting team at a high-growth company. This position will report to the Senior Manager of GL Accounting. We are looking to speak to candidates who are based in Dublin for our hybrid working model.

What you will do:

Monthly preparation and/or review of journal entries including intercompany and foreign exchange

Preparation and/or review of a monthly income statement and balance sheet flux including investigating and commenting on material variances

Monthly preparation and/or review of associated balance sheet reconciliations ensuring the completeness, accuracy, and appropriateness of supporting documentation

Support US GAAP and statutory compliance audits as needed

Ensure SOX compliance; enforce and recommend improvements to company policies, internal controls, systems and processes

Challenge the current status quo and help to implement and drive process optimization initiatives

Supervise accounting staff in India to ensure completeness and accuracy of work, deadlines are met, and business directives are achieved

Provide coaching, training, and guidance to new and existing staff as needed

Work cross-functionally with various stakeholders in the accounting close process

Assist in or lead ad hoc projects

Who you are:

Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with 3+ years of PQE

Prior knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS and Local GAAP in a large multinational with a legal entity structure of 10+ entities

Prior intercompany, cash and fx accounting experience in a multi-currency environment

Transfer pricing (e.g. cost plus), local statutory accounting, and audit exposure

Experience working with ERP systems (NetSuite experience is a plus)

Ability to prioritize work and excel in a fast-paced environment to ultimately meet deadlines

Pro-active, assertive, and creative approach to problem-solving

Own month-end activities, and be willing to help with ad hoc requests

Positive attitude and desire to collaborate cross-functionally in a rapidly changing environment

Exceptional oral and written communication skills

Strong analytical skills and experience using data analytics tools (e.g. Tableau) is a plus

Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and experience using GSuite & Slack

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