Senior Accountant


In this role, you’ll report to our CEO, work closely with other team leads, and be fully remote.

What You’ll Do

  • Support global month-end close activities, including preparation of journal entries, reconciliations, and financial statements
  • Assist with the development and implementation of new systems and internal controls that meet Flockjay’s business growth and culture
  • Facilitate accounting team’s commitment to timely and accurate processing of accounting transactions in accordance with GAAP and compliance internationally
  • Maintain the cash records for the company; reconcile all cash accounts with bank-provided information, including credit card transactions with reports from those agencies
  • Assist in evaluation and implementation of new accounting policies and procedures
  • Proactively identify issues and areas for improvement within the current close process and implement process improvements
  • Assist with preparation of material as required for the board of directors
  • Provide a high level of customer service with finance and non-finance business partners
  • Well versed in multiple areas of accounting
  • Perform other ad-hoc projects and analyses as directed by management
  • Assist with the interim and annual audit and tax filings

What You’ll Bring

  • Experience — you have 3+ years of progressive accounting experience (public accounting and industry, preferred)
  • Working knowledge of US GAAP and internal controls
  • Team-mindset — you have the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Proactivity — you’re motivated by the opportunity to deliver genuine value to our students and build this business, and you’re willing to dive right in!
  • Adaptability — things change quickly and you’ll need to keep up!
  • Belief – you believe in what Flockjay is doing to democratize education & access
  • Grit – you’re willing to take initiative and work autonomously knowing you have the full support of the team
  • Organizational Skills – you’re able to juggle multiple initiatives with ease while maintaining excellent writing, communication, and documentation
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Experience with Quickbooks preferred
  • Previous experience at a scaling startup is a plus and public accounting preferred
  • BA/BS degree in accounting or similar