Beacon Street Services Senior Accountant, SEC Reporting in Baltimore, Maryland
Are you looking to expand your career in accounting? Does working for a high-growth, fast-paced company sound intriguing? If so, we want to hear from you! We're currently looking for a Senior Accountant responsible for all aspects of financial reporting, both internal and external. This position will prepare quarterly and annual filings using Workiva and maintain appropriate supporting documentation in accordance with SOX. This role will also be responsible for preparing the monthly internal management financial reporting packages. This role will provide subject-matter expertise and support technical accounting matters. Our ideal candidate is proactive and will contribute to maintaining and improving the financial reporting process.
Prepare and maintain financial statement supporting workpapers
Interact and communicate with stakeholders to obtain support for required disclosures
Prepare quarterly, annual and periodic SEC filings in Workiva
Research and maintain schedule of all new accounting pronouncements and impact to the Company
Prepare monthly internal management reports using financial reporting software
Prepare quarterly fluctuation analysis
Enhance processes and ensure internal controls are performed
Engage in face-to-face and remote communication with functional business leaders
Assist in any analyses and investigations as needed in preparation for meetings with Senior Management (i.e., Operational Reviews, Annual Budget, Strategic Plan, etc.)
Implement process improvements to streamline financial statement preparation by leveraging automated tools
Assist others in the group as needed
Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance required
3-5+ years of progressive responsibility in accounting and financial reporting
3+ years’ experience working for a Big 4 company preferred
Experience auditing and/or working for publicly traded entities
CPA or CPA Candidate Preferred
Strong GL accounting skills
Strong knowledge of US GAAP, accounting principles, internal controls, and financial reporting
Ability to develop, improve, document, and follow processes
Ability to provide high quality deliverables while meeting deadlines
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Must be proactive and able to take on projects from idea through completion
Excellent project management, organizing and planning skills
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Understands the team concept and has a strong desire to be a contributing teammate
Expert/Advanced MS Excel knowledge
Working knowledge of NetSuite and Workiva is desirable
About Beacon Street Services
Beacon Street Services is the services division of MarketWise LLC, providing world-class shared services, including, technical systems and expertise, legal, accounting and human resources.
Our mission is to provide MarketWise the systems, support and information to do what they do best which is to provide the best in class subscription-based publications of financial information and software to millions of investors globally.
The affiliate companies under MarketWise provide a broad range of services and opinions which means that one size does not fit all. Beacon Street Services mirrors that philosophy by providing cutting edge, multi-tenant systems and services implemented by some of the best and brightest people in their respective field
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As an employer committed to equal opportunity and a diverse workforce, all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
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