Who are we?
Personify is the leading solution provider that empowers the best constituent-focused organizations to succeed. Through our constituent engagement software and services, we help our clients better interact with their constituents at every touch point. After 20+ years of innovation within the industry and hundreds of successful outcomes, our clients have trusted us to be their primary technology partner.
Personify has an amazing opportunity for a bright, energetic Accounting professional to join our team within a fast-growing software company. This position will report into the Controller and play a key role on the Finance and Accounting team. The position will support various aspects of Finance and Accounting for the company. The successful candidate will need to be effective and experienced in the general accounting function. The position requires solid accounting experience combined with strong analytical skill.
The candidate will fit well in an environment that rewards bright, self-starting, energetic, focused individuals with ever increasing responsibility and challenge. The candidate will need to have strong problem-solving skills, work ethic, organizational skills, attention to detail, decision making skills, and ability to work with others. This position will support various aspects of the financial cycle including, but not limited to, assisting in various audits and monitoring various metrics of the business to aide in daily operational decisions. This position also requires general accounting responsibilities, including journal entries, intercompany transactions, account reconciliations and accruals.
This position will reside at Personify’s headquarters in Austin, TX.
Recording monthly revenues, expenses and activity
Perform monthly reconciliations and record daily cash activity
Prepare, review and analyze monthly financial statements
Assist in the month end, quarter-end and year-end closing processes, ensuring transactions are in accordance with GAAP and internal policies and procedures are followed and communicate exceptions to management
Work as a team standardize practices and procedures for the function
Analyze and interpret statistical and accounting information in order to appraise operating results in terms of profitability, trends and other matters impacting the effectiveness of the operations
Additional responsibilities and projects as assigned
Required Skills / Experience
Principles - thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) / knowledge of Statutory accounting principles
Adaptable – must adapt to a dynamic, rapidly changing business environment, with occasionally long hours
Team Oriented – able to work independently and collaborate as part of a cross-functional team
Proactive – highly motivated self-starter and intellectually curious with a tendency towards action and desire to pursue a career in accounting and/or finance
Tools – Intermediate proficiency in Excel required – ability to create formulas (including V-lookups/pivot tables), with demonstrated ability to improve processes via automation and end-to-end efficiencies
Qualifications – Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
Systems – Experience with NetSuite a plus
Experience – 2 to 3 years of progressively responsible experience in Accounting/Finance, preferably in companies with international operations. Public accounting experience is also highly valued, as is demonstrated success and increasing responsibility within a company’s accounting function.