Job Description / Skills Required
GoPro, Inc. is transforming the way people capture and share their lives. What began as an idea to help athletes self-document themselves engaged in sports has become a mobile storytelling solution that helps the world share itself through immersive content.
GoPro offers a fun and fast-paced work environment with passionate and motivated people who have a drive to learn, innovate and succeed.
This position will play a critical role in accounting and managing various elements of GoPro’s SEC Reporting function. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of impactful accomplishments in fast growing global environments. Strong cross-functional collaboration, communication, and analytical skills are required to influence decision making in planning and execution of strategic initiatives. He/she possesses an in-depth knowledge of SEC Reporting, technical accounting, financial statements, Stock Based Compensation and experience working with external auditors to maintain and establish controls necessary for US GAAP and international statutory compliance.
What You Will Do
Responsible for the preparation of SEC filings including 10-K, 10-Q and 8-Ks and related XBRL requirements
Research and keep current with accounting standards especially as they relate to disclosure requirements
Assist with the process of drafting annual financial statements, ensuring accuracy and completeness of disclosures and supporting documents including disclosure checklists
Coordinate with external auditors, executive management, legal, tax and other cross-functional teams to facilitate the review process
Ensure effectiveness of the company’s internal controls over the financial reporting process
Continuously work to improve and streamline reporting processes and controls;
Participate in ad hoc projects, technical accounting issues, SEC comment letters, and other authoritative research
Support the annual external audit and quarterly reviews
Support the accounting close process in areas such as Stock Based Compensation, Intangibles and Goodwill
Skills We’re Stoked About
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business
CPA license and experience in a large public accounting firm preferred
Minimum 3+ years of progressive experience
Excellent knowledge of US GAAP, FASB pronouncements and SEC rules and regulations
Strong verbal and written communication skills, a high level of attention to details and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple, competing priorities
Proven ability to work cross functionally and solve complex problems
Hands-on financial reporting experience
Hands on Stock Based Compensation experience
Experience with NetSuite preferred
Your own GoPro Camera (Mounts and accessories included)
Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Employee commuter shuttles throughout the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose)
Employee discounts on GoPro products and other industry discounts
Paid Time Off Programs
Medical, Dental & Vision – premiums are fully paid for employees
Life Insurance & Disability Benefits
Company 401(K) Match
LiveHealthy Program – Monthly benefit toward participation in wellness activities
Awesome wellness program including onsite fitness classes, health screenings, farmers market and more!
Subsidized onsite cafeteria
Fully stocked break rooms on each floor!
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer