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Senior Staff Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Birmingham, AL, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024

Expected Salary: $80,000-95,000

About the Role:

The Senior Staff Accountant will play an integral role in the monthly close process, account reconciliations, adherence to accounting policies and procedures, and assist with financial reporting and technical accounting. Successful candidates will demonstrate superior time management skills, and a positive approach to working with team members.

About the Team:

Our Accounting team is a diverse group of high achievers with a say yes attitude. We work in a constantly evolving environment where flexibility and ability to achieve timely results in ambiguous situations is prized. We ensure that compliance is efficiently maintained using systems and well-defined processes to achieve this. We play a critical role in Landing's mission, and we partner closely with the business to make the company more successful.

What You'll Do:

  • Work on general ledger monthly close processes and achieve monthly deadlines.
  • Create/review documentation and support for journal entries.
  • Liaison with external auditors and assist with coordinating financial statement audits.
  • Provide monthly analysis of month over month and quarter over quarter variances.
  • Complete monthly inter-company billings and reconciliations.
  • Complete monthly consolidation.
  • Identify and implement processes and system improvements with the goal of decreasing days to close, while also improving team efficiency and scalability.
  • Review transactions for appropriate coding (e.g. GL accounts, departments, location, etc)
  • Increase internal control activities around the monthly close process.

What You Need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent required, Master’s degree is a plus.
  • CPA preferred.
  • 4+ years of relative accounting experience; at least 3 years in public accounting or professional services highly preferred.
  • Superior working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Google Sheets.
  • Experience with ERP systems (Netsuite, experience highly valued).
  • Excellent written and oral communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter with a “can do” attitude and ability to multi-task while performing a variety of complex tasks.
  • Experience in Airbase and Looker (or other database systems) preferred

Benefits & Perks:

Landing aims to create a workplace that fosters both personal and professional growth. We offer a competitive benefits package we are proud to share with you!

  • Solid compensation package + stock options
  • Comprehensive benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D, Disability, Mental Health, Pet, Commuter, and FSA or HSA
  • We’ve got you covered with a 401(k) plan and access to ImmediatePay
  • Feel relaxed with super generous PTO policy
  • Opportunities for upward mobility - we want you to grow with us!
  • Explore and travel comfortably with 7 free nights in a Landing home per year
  • Employee perks for temporary or indefinite stays when you choose to live with us