Senior Accountant

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Job level
Finance & Legal
Job type
Full Time,
Opening date
Closing date
20 Nov 2022

About Fastly

Fastly’s edge cloud platform enables the best of the web to thrive, and helps you deliver better online experiences.

We are looking for a proactive and highly motivated Senior Accountant to join our growing accounting organization! Reporting directly to the Accounting Manager, the Senior Accountant will own many of the critical Corporate Accounting functions around general accruals, prepaids, and payroll-accounting journals and reconciliations. The Senior Accountant will assist with delivering accurate financial results in a high-growth, fast-paced environment, and will play a key role in helping to scale the Corporate Accounting functions.

What You’ll Do

  • Provide analysis and accounting support to our growing business
  • Prepare and/or review journal entries, account reconciliations and flux analysis
  • Play a key role in the quarterly reviews and annual audit process
  • Ensure compliance with accounting policies, procedures and SOX controls
  • Assist SEC Reporting team with 10Q/K footnotes and MD&A analysis
  • Coordinate with our AP team on accruals, expense reports, and other financial reporting questions
  • Ad hoc reporting
  • Help drive process and efficiency improvements to our month end close process and other accounting processes

What We’re Looking For

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 3+ years of progressive accounting experience, including experience at a fast-growing public company
  • Knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • Audit experience and/or CPA a plus
  • Ability to think strategically, build cross-functional relationships, and take initiative to drive results
  • Experience with NetSuite, Blackline and G-Suite a plus
  • Detail oriented, works independently, analytical and highly organized
  • Advanced skill level with Microsoft Excel, including creation and use of complex pivot tables, lookup functions, and other features for formatting, manipulating, and analyzing data.
  • Passionate about improvement and receptive to feedback

In accordance with applicable law, Fastly’s minimum base pay for this role if hired in Colorado is $83,000 per year. Additionally, this role is eligible to participate in Fastly’s equity plan. Final offer amount will be at the company’s sole discretion and determined by multiple factors, including years and depth of experience and expertise, location and other business considerations. Note that this role is available to candidates outside of Colorado and different minimum compensation may apply.

Fastly is proud to deliver a strong total rewards program to our employees. This role is eligible to participate in the following benefits:

  • Health benefits (medical, dental, and vision)
    • Medical: Cigna or Kaiser available
  • Retirement benefits and employer match
  • Life Insurance (Basic and Voluntary Life)
  • Short & Long Term Disability with a buy-up LTD option
  • Voluntary Accident & Critical Illness benefits
  • Flex Spending Accounts & Mass Transit benefits
  • Open Vacation Policy
  • Sick Time
  • Generous leave benefits (medical, maternity, paternity, and personal)
  • Paid wellness days
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Learning & reimbursement program stipend
  • Mobile and internet allowance
  • Wellness stipend
  • Pet insurance

Fastly reserves the right to amend or modify for any reasons in accordance with applicable law.

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