At PagerDuty, we believe that people do their best in a culture that fosters inclusion, innovation, and success. Our values - Community, Growth, Passion, Team and Trust - serve as the foundation of our collaborative and dynamic culture. Whether it’s conducting a retrospective, participating in our monthly Hackdays, cranking out a new product feature, supporting our two PagerDuty bands, or doing our day to day work, Dutonians live and breathe these five values every day. Together, we solve real customer issues and fulfill our mission of connecting teams to real-time opportunities and elevate work to the outcomes that matter.
Why We Need You
PagerDuty is building out its global accounting function and is looking to recruit an experienced Senior Accountant to play an integral part of our accounting team. You will be reporting to the company?s Director, Assistant Controller, and will be based at PagerDuty?s global headquarters in San Francisco, California.
You will play a critical role supporting a team that is growing in a performance-based environment, and with a company that is expanding rapidly. You will be managing large amounts of financial data, which you will use to ensure that business transaction activity is appropriately captured and accounted for in our financial statements. You have a strong passion in process development, and you thrive in a vibrant environment, under pressure, and ambiguity. You?re the ultimate team player; willing and excited to roll up your sleeves and contribute to all parts of the process with a positive attitude.
How You Contribute to Our Vision
A key driver of our monthly close process, including creating journal entries, reconciliations, etc.
Maintain systems and ensure accuracy and completeness of all transactions and compliance to company policy.
Assist in establishing and monitoring the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures and accounting policies.
Partner with Business Leads to provide financial insights to their teams.
Analyze trends and investigate variances.
Support system implementations and maintenance.
Support annual audit deliverables.
Proactively document, identify and implement process improvements.
Contribute to special projects as assigned.
Strong quantitative and analytical skills and ability to generate clear, concise reports.
Outstanding attention to detail, high level of accuracy in written work and reports, and the ability to exercise good judgment.
Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills with the ability to present data in an understandable format.
Ability to balance competing priorities in a fast-paced environment; strong sense of urgency in driving projects to completion.
?Bachelor?s Degree in Finance or Accounting, or equivalent
?Prior Big 4 high performer
?3-5†years of Accounting experience
Expert knowledge and capabilities in Excel
CPA or equivalent