Seattle. Remote in North America only

Full time

Accounting

Financial Close & Consolidation

Scale our accounting period close processes and infrastructure to drive financial insight

Seattle. Remote in North America only

Full time

Accounting

Accounting works across teams to distill the scale and complexity of Stripe’s operations into clear and insightful financial reporting. Quick and accurate close and reporting processes are foundational to our understanding of business performance. You will perform period close processes and partner with Finance Systems to enhance our usage of Oracle Financials Cloud for financial close and reporting.

You will:

  • Manage the global close calendar and account reconciliation process
  • Manage and optimize the global chart of accounts and system rules (e.g. cross validation rules)
  • Perform period close activities including allocations, revaluations, translations, and eliminations 
  • Be a superuser for Oracle Financials Cloud applications (General Ledger, Account Reconciliation Cloud, Financial Close and Consolidation Cloud)
  • Partner with Finance Systems to optimize our usage and configuration of Oracle Financials Cloud applications for period close activities, including implementing new functionality
  • Maintain key reports relied upon for period close and reporting
  • Create policies and documentation benefitting global close contributors
  • Drive process improvements including streamlining manual tasks
  • Establish appropriate internal controls

We’re looking for someone who has:

  • 6+ years of experience
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating global close in a high-growth, global environment
  • Experience managing period close activities in Oracle Financial Applications (General Ledger, Account Reconciliation Cloud, Financial Close and Consolidation Cloud) in partnership with technical teams
  • Ability to independently manage and prioritize workload and projects

Nice to haves:

  • Experience proactively managing projects spanning multiple teams end-to-end
  • Stellar written and verbal communication skills, including ability to distill complexity
  • Structured, solutions-oriented response to problem statements and ability to navigate ambiguity
  • A curiosity to dig deeper into requests to determine users’ goals and needs

Please include these in your application: 

  • A resume and/or LinkedIn profile

At Stripe, we're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Stripe, we welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and aren't afraid to challenge assumptions. Join us.