Sr. Accountant

San Mateo, California /
Business Operations – Finance /
Full-Time
Who We Are
At Verkada, we’re rethinking what it means to be physically safe. Designed with simplicity in mind, we currently offer five product lines (video security cameras, access control, environmental sensors, alarms and visitor management), which provide seamless visibility through an integrated secure cloud-based software platform. Over 12,000+ organizations worldwide trust Verkada as their physical security layer for easier management, frictionless scalability and cutting-edge innovation. But this is just the beginning. We envision a world in which security systems feel as seamless and modern as the organizations they protect and our enterprise solution becomes a model for not just business security, but public security as well.


Responsibilities:

Verkada is hiring a Senior Accountant to maintain the books, tackle projects, and assist in improving processes as our company continues to grow. Each member of our team is valued as a key contributor and vital asset to our organization. As we continue to build out the Accounting team, this role will allow for a wide scope of work and promotes a spectacular opportunity for upward growth.

    • Execute monthly accounting close activities and deliverables (i.e. journal entries, account reconciliations and reporting) 
    • Track common issues and assist in developing improved processes within the company 
    • Work closely with internal teams to refine the accounting process ensuring accurate data and reporting
    • Assist in special accounting projects such as adopting new accounting standards and implementing controls
    • Assist with financial audits and other reporting requirements

Requirements

    • BS or BA in Finance or Accounting
    • 2+ years of work experience in accounting 
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 
    • Knowledge of US GAAP
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
    • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) a plus
    • Big 4 or start-up experience a plus
    • Curiosity and a passion for learning

US Perks & Benefits:

    • Generous company paid medical, dental & vision insurance coverage 
    • Unlimited paid time off & 11 companywide paid holidays 
    • Wellness allowance 
    • Commuter benefits 
    • Healthy lunches and dinners provided daily 
    • Paid parental leave policy & fertility benefits  
Verkada is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to be a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is support for members and allies of our internal communities like Women at Verkada, Pride at Verkada, Multicultural at Verkada and Parents at Verkada.