General Ledger Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Remote · United States
Posted on Saturday, September 16, 2023

Cribl makes open observability a reality for today’s tech professionals. Our category-defining product suite gives companies the power to control their data and the flexibility to make choices, not compromises. With more than $400 million in funding by top investors including IVP, CRV, Redpoint Ventures, Sequoia, Greylock, and Tiger Global, we continue to grow our revenue and customer base by triple digits, with more than a quarter of Fortune 100 companies now Cribl customers.

As a remote first company, Cribl was recently ranked as the top technology/software company on the Forbes Best Startup Employers list (#7 overall), included in CNBC’s Top Startups for the Enterprise, and has been recognized as a top company for women, diversity, and culture by Comparably. So what's it like to work here? Our culture is rooted in our five core values, which includes Irreverent, but Serious. We like to have fun. We like to make each other laugh. And we love Goats!

About the opportunity:

Join the Cribl Finance team and help us scale our finance and accounting operations with our rapid growth to being a generational company! We are looking for an experienced GL Accountant to support our rapidly growing finance team. Reporting to the Accounting Manager, this role is responsible for a series of interesting, high visibility projects that can help Cribl scale as we grow. This role requires an individual with a natural attention to detail, a financial and analytic mindset, and a strong desire to develop their accounting career at a rapidly growing organization.

What You'll Accomplish:

  • Assist with various areas of the Company’s operational accounting, i.e., record daily journal entries, track and prepare accruals for open POs and unbilled services, create supporting schedules, etc.
  • Prepare bank and other balance sheet reconciliations and supporting schedules, including prepaid expenses, fixed assets, depreciation/amortization, and monthly/ quarterly flux analyses for income statement and balance sheet accounts
  • Support accounts payable activities to ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and entry; and assist with processing wire payments
  • Identify and optimize current processes and process improvements
  • Recommend and assist to develop financial systems solutions and requirements for new or enhancements to existing applications
  • Maintain up-to-date and draft process documentation and procedures for all tasks
  • Own certain departmental projects and initiatives, working cross-functionally as needed
  • Fulfill external audit requests for supporting documentation
  • Other assignments as required

What You'll Bring:

  • BA or BS in accounting or related discipline
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in accounting or related discipline
  • Highly proficient in Excel
  • Self-motivated and strong work ethic
  • Capable of taking initiative and successfully prioritizing responsibilities and deadlines
  • Exceptional organizational and verbal/ written communication skills and demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Desire to continuously learn and take on new responsibilities
  • The ideal candidate is curious, enthusiastic, and not afraid to ask questions and challenge the status quo
  • Confirmed commitment and alignment with our Cribl values

Bonus Points:

  • CPA with public accounting experience, preferably Big 4
  • Experience working with NetSuite or other cloud-based ERP systems, FloQast and/ or ZipHQ
  • Windows PC oriented
  • SaaS or Technology industry experience

Salary Range ($85,000 - $120,000)

The salary for this role is dependent on geographic location. The salary offered within the range described will be based on the individual candidate’s job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. In addition to a competitive salary, Cribl also offers a generous benefits package which includes health, dental, vision, short-term disability, and life insurance, paid holidays and paid time off, a fertility treatment benefit, 401(k), and equity. The total compensation offered for this position will include a commission/incentive plan.

Bring Your Whole Self
Diversity drives innovation, enables better decisions to support our customers, and inspires change for the better. We’re building a culture where differences are valued and welcomed, and we work together to bring out the best in each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

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