Sr. Accountant

Full Time - Austin, TX

Favor is seeking an experienced Senior Accountant who has a real passion for working at high-growth start-ups.  We’re looking for a detail oriented, roll-up-your-sleeves, smart and high-energy person who seeks to make a positive impact on the company’s accounting operations.  You will have accounting operational experience in the tech industry and previous experience with an audit firm (Big 4 preferred). The position will be expected to contribute to process improvements and automation opportunities while handling many of the day to day accounting operations of the company.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Perform monthly and year-end close procedures and financial statement analysis
  • Maintain and perform reconciliations of revenue and company processes to ensure accurate reporting to management
  • Own merchant revenue invoicing and collections process
  • Oversee coding of AP and expense reports entered by AP/AR Specialist, as well performing corresponding reconciliations 
  • Manage inventory of all physical assets, including tracking of physical location 
  • Assist in the timely filing of all regulatory forms, including local, state, and federal income, employment, property and franchise taxes 
  • Collaborate with other departments to facilitate the timely and accurate receipt of financial data
  • Formulate and recommend system and process changes through evaluation, analysis of controls, and application of GAAP
  • Assist with the annual audit process by providing schedules and responding to inquiries from external auditors

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business with an accounting emphasis; Master’s degree preferred 
  • 4-7 years progressive accounting experience
  • A combination of public accounting and operational accounting industry experience such as GL maintenance and month-end close review is preferred
  • CPA strongly preferred

Qualifications & Skills

  • Solid foundation of accounting concepts and research and application of accounting standards in accordance with GAAP
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to multi-task, possess a high level of intellectual curiosity and passion, be agile and work well in a dynamic environment
  • Strong, consistent work ethic with a keen attention to details and ability to focus on the big picture
  • Proven ability to implement continuous process improvements
  • Ability to communicate with confidence and tact across all levels within the company
  • Advanced level of Microsoft Excel 
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