Job Description / Skills Required
GoPro makes it easy for people to celebrate and share experiences. We believe life is more meaningful when shared. We build cameras, software, and accessories that help the world share itself in immersive and exciting ways.
GoPro is a global movement whose business is driven by shared experiences. We celebrate diversity. We practice inclusion. We foster belonging. We demand equality. And we share the experiences of individuals and communities who also hold these values as core to who they are. From Sao Paolo to Munich, Silicon Valley to Shenzhen, we are dedicated to building a company that reflects and honors the diverse global communities where we live, work, and play.
We are seeking a top-tier candidate for our Accounting Manager. This is a great opportunity to closely collaborate with the Company’s global finance leaders and other cross-functional teams to take the accounting function to the next level. Reporting to the Assistant Controller, the Accounting Manager plans, organizes, directs, and controls the general ledger accounting function and works with a broad knowledge of accounting principles and procedures to lead the team to optimum efficiency and effectiveness.
What You Will Do
Manage the planning, execution, and tracking of global close related activities, including related process improvement initiatives.
Manage the general ledger team, ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of transaction processing and month/quarter-end close.
Review monthly journal entries and account reconciliations.
Develop and improve related processes and controls to ensure accurate reporting of monthly and quarterly financial results.
Develop and monitor transaction processing metrics to evaluate and improve efficiency.
Drive and manage projects to improve standardization and accelerate close timing.
Prepare monthly reporting packages.
Directly responsible for internal control implementation and oversight within the accounting function, and manages control improvement and remediation initiatives.
Hire, train, develop and manage the performance of accounting employees, providing ongoing training, feedback and timely performance and pay reviews.
Work closely with our external auditors during the quarterly review and annual audit process.
Perform special projects under the direction of the Assistant Controller, Controller or VP of Finance.
Skills We’re Stoked About
5-10 years’ experience in accounting with hands-on supervisory experience in various areas of accounting operations.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Excellent project management and leadership skills.
S. or B.A. required.
NetSuite and Blackline experience preferred.
Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Live it. Eat it. Love it. –Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan
Discretionary Time Off
12 weeks paid Parental Leave for new Moms and Dads
Medical, dental, and vision insurance –premiums are fully paid for employees
Life insurance and disability benefits
Employee commuter shuttles