Figma is hiring a

Senior Manager - Corporate Accounting

Senior Manager, Corporate Accounting

  • Location: United States

Figma is adding to our team of passionate people who are revolutionizing the world of design. We are building a browser-based design tool that looks and feels as good as a native application and has all the additional power and advantages that come from being built upon the web platform. If you’re looking to work at a dynamic company that is building the future of design tools, welcome to Figma.

As the Senior Manager, Corporate Accounting, you will be a critical part of the Company’s monthly, quarterly and annual close process, ensure the business is achieving operational effectiveness, and building best in class business processes. As a member of the finance team, the ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, a self-starter who can work independently and manage a team, and meet deadlines in a fast paced environment. This role will report to the Director of Accounting.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Manage day-to-day accounting activities to ensure compliance with U.S. GAAP, internal policies, and external audits
  • Review and approve monthly journal entries and reconciliations for areas not limited to GL, AP, bank, fixed assets, accruals, leases, inter-company accounting, consolidations, income tax and credit cards
  • Perform analytical reviews, including researching variances between actual monthly expense activities and budget, as needed
  • Oversee that vendor invoices and employee expense reports are processed timely and accurately
  • Collaborate and support Financial Planning and Analysis, Payroll, Technical accounting and other cross-functional departments
  • Drive process improvements and contribute to accounting transformation projects – designing and implementing internal controls and documentation
  • Support financial audits as well as corporate tax returns and other statutory/compliance filings for the domestic and international entities
  • Lead, coach, mentor and train the team; take an active interest in their career and development; find ways to continue their growth and development
  • Lead or assist on special projects as needed (e.g. entity set up, system implementation, etc.)

You might be a good fit if you have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent with a solid knowledge of GAAP, general ledger structure, and financial statements
  • 10+ years progressive operational accounting experience, ideally in enterprise SaaS with 3+ years of hands-on experience in people manager roles
  • 3+ years in public accounting, CPA a plus
  • Public company experience a plus
  • History of solving multiple complex operational and accounting challenges
  • Proficiency in consolidated financial statements with inter-company transactions requiredProficiency using NetSuite, or similar ERP, with multi-entity and currencies
  • Analytical, skeptical and curious; able to identify and report relevant risks and issues to management for a timely and appropriate resolution
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail. Proactively prioritize tasks to meet deadlines and demands
  • Versatile, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and managing multiple projects and tasks
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