Senior Accountant

| Greater LA Area

Position Overview

We are looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to assist with general accounting operations and functions with our current accounting team. Senior Accountant responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining general ledger and assisting with month-end close. A successful Senior Accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and their application to financial statements. Senior Accountant duties also include budgeting and cash forecasts and ensuring compliance with Company’s internal controls.
 

Job Duties

  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable; resolving discrepancies
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and internal controls
  • Participate in implementing new GAAP financial standards
  • Understand revenue recognition requirements and application
  • Assist with the preparation financial statements and budget
  • Assist with schedules required for tax return preparation
  • Support month-end, quarterly and year-end close process and work with external auditors as necessary
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP

 Requirements

  • BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in an accounting role
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Awareness of business trends
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements
  • Technology or software company experience a plus
  • Public accounting experience a plus
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, (i.e. QuickBooks, NetSuite, Sage Intacct, etc.)
  • Advanced MS Excel skills a plus
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Relevant certification (e.g. CPA) will be preferred
  • Experience working in a start-up environment a plus
  • SEC experience a plus; Experience with SOX is a plus


About Beyond Limits
Beyond Limits is a pioneering Artificial Intelligence company with a technology legacy in Space Exploration. A spinoff of NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab and Caltech, Beyond Limits provides advanced intelligence solutions that go far beyond conventional AI. Our cognitive computing technology mimics human thought processes and provides autonomous reasoning to aid human-like decision-making.

Beyond Limits provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Beyond Limits complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Beyond Limits expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Beyond Limit’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge. 

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Location

Right smack-bang in the middle of Downtown Glendale, on Brand Blvd.

What are Beyond Limits Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
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Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
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Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Parking
Relocation Assistance
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Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
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