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Senior Accountant for a Software Company

Company: Agiloft
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

The Job:Senior Accountant

Agiloft is looking for a Senior Accounting to assist with finance and accounting processes such as month-end/year-end close. This role will also analyze contracts and sales to ensure proper revenue recognition, prepare analyses for audits and required financial statements, and support Agilofts tax processes. This individual will also manage the accounts payable workflow to ensure proper coding, documentation, and payments.

This is a senior-level role that requires strong skills in AR and AP and advanced understanding and experience in ASC 606 and GAAP concepts. This individual should be detail-oriented, eager to take ownership of his or her areas of responsibility, and have excellent communication skills to work with the finance team as well as cross-departmentally.



Job Responsibilities
  • Responsible for month-end/year-end close process including account reconciliations, reporting, flux analysis, etc.
  • Analyze contracts and sales agreements to ensure proper revenue recognition.
  • Monthly review, recognition, and reconciliation of revenue / deferred revenue.
  • Prepare intercompany analysis and support with international entity statutory audits and financial statements.
  • Manage accounts payable workflow, ensuring proper account coding, document retention, approvals, and payment.
  • Prepare monthly comprehensive financial analysis and business commentaries with respect to the accounting policies, monitoring and reconciliation activities according to management requirements.
  • Support audit and tax processes to ensure timely filing.
  • Work with the group finance team to ensure reporting requirements are completed timely and accurately.
  • Assist in supervising AR and AP functions and processes.
  • Strong Knowledge of US GAAP - Ensure adherence to US GAAP for revenue, cost of sales, operating expenses, capital expenditures and software capitalization and acceptance of new accounting pronouncements.
  • Maintain strong relationships with internal and external parties to identify and improve business processes across the organization.
  • Assist with the Sage Intacct implementation.
  • Assist in continuous process and system improvement and implementation, striving for efficiency, compliance, accuracy, and completeness.
  • Assist with ad hoc analysis and project as needed.


Required Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree in accounting or finance
  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in relevant accounting field (Public accounting and software experience is a plus)
  • Experience with ASC 606 in a SaaS-based business.
  • Experience with foreign currency accounting.
  • Understand transfer pricing and intercompany transactions and eliminations.
  • Advanced understanding of GAAP
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, experience using advanced formulas.
  • Strong analytical organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Detail-oriented and high energy with the ability to be nimble and adapt as priorities shift.
  • Self-starter and work with limited direction and taking full ownership of areas of responsibility.
  • Experience with relevant accounting software a plus (QuickBooks, Intacct)
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to articulate key information.
  • CPA qualification is a plus but not required.

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive salary with incentive bonuses
  • Health, dental and vision benefits
  • Voluntary benefits: life-AD&D insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Referral bonuses
  • Generous vacation and flexible work schedules
  • Professional development and career growth opportunities
  • Awesome team members
  • HQ only: Weekly catered lunches, employee events, and a breakroom stocked with snacks and an espresso machine


About Agiloft
  • Agiloft was named as the market leader in every category in the Gartner Critical Capabilities for CLM report, and a market leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant. Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) is one of the fastest-growing areas of enterprise sales, with a TAM projected to climb from $2B to $7B in the next 5 years.
  • The Agiloft Contract and Commerce Lifecycle Platform has won over a dozen awards, including the Editor's Choice award from PC Mag, for the past five years in a row.
  • Agiloft has a highly differentiated value proposition which is uniquely appealing to enterprises: pre-built applications with a deeply configurable, no-code platform for integrated Business Process Management throughout an organization.
  • Agiloft is pioneering the applied use of Artificial Intelligence to enable next-generation business commerce at organizations ranging from small enterprises to U.S. government agencies and Fortune 100 companies.
  • Agiloft is the only company in the industry with the confidence to provide an unconditional satisfaction guarantee, and you too will be successful with Agiloft.


As the leader in the CCLM market, Agiloft is winning many Enterprise deals and looking to hire the best talent to meet this demand with a competitive compensation plan that rewards overachievement.



Our Values:Honesty, Integrity, and Respect | Accountability | Client Focus | Continuous Improvement



Agiloft is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Agiloft is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination of any kind. All employment decisions at Agiloft are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national or social ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, HIV status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history, genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.


Applicants from underrepresented groups such as minorities, veterans, or individuals with disabilities encouraged to apply.

Keywords: Agiloft, Redwood City , Senior Accountant for a Software Company, Other , Redwood City, California

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