Accounting Analyst

Posted 6 days ago
Main Location
Menlo Park, CA, United States
Jobs

Facebook is seeking a full-time Accounting Analyst to join our Record-to-Report General Ledger Accounting team. You will play a critical role in Facebook’s month-end financial close process and will be given the opportunity to problem solve and drive process improvements to support scale as Facebook’s business continues to grow. Successful candidates for this role will need strong accounting skills, leadership experience, interpersonal skills, and be able to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams. The successful candidate will play an integral role of ensuring accurate financial reporting and presentation.

  • Carry out month-end close duties, such as analyzing financial transactions in general ledgers, preparing manual journal entries and preparing account reconciliations.
  • Draft various account analyses and reporting package under the instructions and supervision of the accounting managers.
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives by partnering with cross functional process owners and enhance current tools/systems for business growth and scalability.
  • Partner with internal and external auditors on satisfactory completion of all audit requests.
  • Maintain and ensure compliance with all pertinent Sarbanes-Oxley (“SOX”) documentation and requirements.
  • Assist in special projects and other duties as appropriate, e.g. data collection, compilation, reporting and process automation and presentation, etc.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA/BS degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in financial statements auditing, financial accounting or similar experience
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and internal control best practices
  • Superb attention to detail yet possesses an understanding of the "big picture”
  • Computer and analytical skills, including proficiency in Excel

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA/BS degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in financial statements auditing, financial accounting or similar experience
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and internal control best practices
  • Superb attention to detail yet possesses an understanding of the "big picture”
  • Computer and analytical skills, including proficiency in Excel

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Accounting Analyst
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