Senior Accountant

Rooster Teeth - Austin, TX (30+ days ago)4.0

Rooster Teeth is looking for a Senior Accountant to join our Accounting team who will be responsible for revenue recognition and will have a high impact on a rapidly growing division within this highly successful start-up. The ideal candidate would be comfortable working both independently and as part of a dynamic accounting team. They also would have a passion for and knowledge of YouTube, digital entertainment and gaming. We seek a candidate who can grow with the organization and work cross functionally with a wide range of stakeholders.

Manage all of the company’s revenue streams including overseeing the revenue reconciliations to ensure accuracy and completeness.
Review customer / partner contracts for completeness and appropriate accounting treatment.
Assist in formulation of internal controls and policies in compliance with GAAP.
Partner with the Sales & Business Development team to improve processes and AR turnover.
Prepare month end journal entries, reconcile bank and general ledger accounts and resolves account discrepancies.
Review and submission of monthly VAT and Sales Tax filings.
Prepares audit work papers for annual external financial statement audits and/or sales tax audit.

CPA Certification
4+ years of full cycle accounting B.S. in Accounting or Finance
Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to exercise strong sound judgment
Detail-oriented, organized, and demonstrated ability to multi-task and shift priorities quickly
Highly motivated and able to thrive and think clearly under pressure and tight deadlines
Team player with a positive attitude Superior communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work hard and have fun

Bonus Points:
External audit experience
Familiarity with Media, Entertainment or Retail industries

Rooster Teeth is a pioneering media and entertainment company responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 45 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 5 million unique monthly visitors to its hub and 3 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is a subsidiary of Otter Media, an AT&T company. Discover more at