Revenue Accountant - Payments

Facebook - Menlo Park, CA4.2

Full-timeEstimated: $61,000 - $86,000 a year
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.
Facebook is seeking an experienced Accounting Analyst who can be a key contributor in a high-energy finance organization. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the revenue related to some dynamic businesses. Additional responsibilities will include month end close activities and fulfillment of internal and external audit requests. The individual must be a self-starter and work with limited direction while taking full ownership of their areas of responsibility. The candidate is expected to have a strong business acumen coupled with an accounting background and strong communication skills to effectively facilitate information flow between cross-functional business partners and the Finance organization.
Assist with month end close procedures including preparation of journal entries, reconciliations, reporting packages, and other duties as necessary
Ensure an accurate and timely, monthly, quarterly, and year-end close
Fulfill internal and external audit requests
Willing to get involved in the details in order to ensure proper accounting and controls
Provide hands on operational excellence in the revenue aspects of constantly evolving businesses
Work closely with Product Engineering/Finance IT teams on design and delivery of innovative system solutions
Identify process gaps and independently develop and implement solutions
Develop scalable financial reporting processes for new lines of business
Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal team members and cross-functional teams
4+ years of accounting experience
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
Knowledge of U.S. GAAP
Experience with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint