Senior Accounting Manager

Washington, DC
Internal Operations – Finance / Accounting
Full-Time
Cybrary is a unique multi-sided platform that empowers cybersecurity and IT professionals to develop themselves in their careers. With over 2.5 million users Cybrary is well-positioned to close the employment gap in these fields.

We are looking for a Senior Accounting Manager to help support the Company’s rapid growth as a key member of the Finance team. The ideal candidate will be hands-on, collaborative, and energized by the opportunity to build, manage, and lead an engaged and high-performing accounting organization.

What you will do

    • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly and year-end accounting close
    • Design and implement accounting processes to improve efficiency and accuracy as well as proper controls consistent with best-practices
    • Own the proper integration of accounting systems with other business systems and the implementation of improvements where needed
    • Support budgeting and forecasting activities in collaboration with the management team as well as external reporting to lenders and investors
    • Maintain detailed schedules for deferred revenue, fixed assets, and other accounts
    • Lead evaluation of potential new accounting software and other related software products to improve the accounting and finance functions
    • Own relationships with external service providers, including auditors, consultants, tax advisors, valuation specialists, and software vendors
    • Play a leading role in tax planning and various compliance activities across functional areas
    • Collaborate with management team on financial strategy development and design accounting practices in line with Company’s strategic objectives
    • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
    • Assist with administration of compensation programs, including sales commissions, 401(k) program, and equity incentive compensation
    • Monitor, evaluate impact and implement new accounting standards and regulatory requirements based on evolving business changes

Skills you bring

    • 5+ years of relevant experience, ideally in a combination of public accounting and in-house at a SaaS or high-growth company
    • Outstanding attention to detail and the ability to do high-quality work with minimal supervision
    • Strong, fundamental understanding of GAAP as well as SaaS business models
    • Flexibility to balance hands-on tactical execution with strategic decision-making in a fast-moving environment
    • Interest in software and technology
    • CPA with Big 4 audit or other public accounting background (preferred)
    • Experienced with Quickbooks, NetSuite, or other accounting software
    • Experience with Salesforce a plus 
Cybrary is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.