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Technical Accounting Director

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Own is the leading data platform trusted by thousands of organizations to protect and activate SaaS data to transform their businesses. Own empowers customers to ensure the availability, security and compliance of mission-critical data, while unlocking new ways to gain deeper insights faster. By partnering with some of the world’s largest SaaS ecosystems such as Salesforce, ServiceNow and Microsoft Dynamics 365, Own enables customers around the world to truly own the data that powers their business.

It’s their platform. It’s your data. Own it.

The Job

As the Technical Accounting Director, you will play a crucial role in ensuring accurate financial reporting and compliance with accounting standards. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, providing technical expertise in accounting matters, and contributing to the development of accounting policies. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in SaaS and technology industries, excellent analytical skills, and a deep understanding of accounting principles.

Your Day-to-Day Role

  • Stay abreast of emerging accounting standards and provide guidance on their implications.
  • Research and resolve complex accounting issues, ensuring compliance with GAAP and other regulatory requirements.
  • Assess the impact of new accounting pronouncements on the company's financial statements.
  • Financial Reporting:
    • Oversee the preparation and review of financial statements, ensuring accuracy and compliance with accounting standards.
    • Collaborate with external auditors during the annual audit process and address audit inquiries.
    • Lead the implementation of new accounting standards and updates to existing policies.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration:
    • Work closely with finance, legal, and other departments to ensure alignment on accounting treatment for various transactions.
    • Provide guidance to operational teams on accounting implications of business decisions.
  • Process Improvement:
    • Identify opportunities to enhance efficiency in financial reporting processes.
    • Drive initiatives to streamline and automate accounting processes.
  • Team:
    • Mentor a team of accounting professionals, fostering a culture of continuous learning and development.
    • Collaborate with the broader finance team to ensure seamless integration of accounting functions.
    • Support accounting operations in technical areas including stock based compensation and capitalized software development cost capitalization

Your Work Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting; CPA required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in technical accounting, with a focus on SaaS and technology industries.
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and other accounting regulations.
  • Experience with financial statement preparation and audit processes.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic startup environment.

Important Details

This is a full-time position. The ideal candidate will work out of our Englewood Cliffs, NJ office a minimum of 3 days per week to maximize collaboration and interaction with the business. Travel may be required.

Own is dedicated to creating an environment where employees thrive, which is why base pay is only one part of the total compensation package that is provided to compensate and recognize employees for their work. This role may also be eligible for unlimited PTO, generous medical benefits, a 401(k) savings plan with a 4% employer match, discretionary bonuses/incentives, and stock options. We also offer catered lunches in the office five days a week, a full fitness center, and free shuttle bus service to and from New York City.

Creating an environment where employees thrive also means making sure every employee feels accepted. As we scale to help all types of companies protect precious data, our team must reflect the diversity we serve. Own is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we believe that every employee in the company brings a unique perspective that they can and should contribute in order to make an impact every day. We strive to be one team and one culture that builds trust through transparency. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.

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What are Own Company Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Partners with nonprofits
Open door policy
Team based strategic planning
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
In-person revenue kickoff
Summer hours
President's club
Employee awards
Flexible work schedule
Hiring practices that promote diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Pet insurance
Wellness programs
Team workouts
Mental health benefits
Financial & Retirement
401(K) matching
OwnBackup's 401(k) savings plan matches 100% of an employee's contributions up to 4%.
Company equity
Performance bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous parental leave
Family medical leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited vacation policy
Generous PTO
Unlimited PTO for all employees, globally
Paid volunteer time
Paid holidays
Paid sick days
Flexible time off
Bereavement leave benefits
Hardship benefits
Office Perks
Commuter benefits
Company-sponsored outings
Free daily meals
OwnBackup provides catered lunches Monday through Friday
Free snacks and drinks
Company-sponsored happy hours
Onsite office parking
Recreational clubs
Relocation assistance
Fitness stipend
Meditation space
Mother's room
Onsite gym
Professional Development Benefits
Job training & conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing education available during work hours
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications

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