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Staff Accountant I

Job description

BigCommerce is disrupting the e-commerce industry as the SaaS leader for fast- growing, mid-market businesses. We enable our customers to build intuitive and engaging stores to support every stage of their growth.

We are looking for a Staff Accountant to join our growing Accounting team and help take it to the next level. This position will be responsible for a wide variety of general ledger Accounting, month-end close, and various Accounting operation duties. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, passionate about Accounting, and hungry to both grow professionally and help transform our team to a world-class Accounting team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Perform monthly close of general ledger accounts, including reconciliation of key accounts
  • Work with an offshore team to properly record journal entries, apply cash receipts and ensure overall accuracy of our general ledger
  • Review our financial close process and recommend steps for continuous improvement
  • Assist in the preparation of our quarterly and annual financial statements
  • Prepare key schedules, including equity and earnings per share, utilized in the financial reporting process
  • Assist in the preparation of cross functional reporting and other ad hoc analysis as required by our business partners

Who You Are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required;
  • A minimum of 2 year experience in a related role; Public Accounting experience a plus
  • CPA or CPA candidate strongly preferred
  • Solid understanding of financial statements and working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles; 
  • Intermediate Excel skills, including Pivot Tables and VLookups a must
  • Experience with Intacct,, and Salesforce a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Must be detail-oriented, highly analytical, and adept at problem-solving
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to work both independently and as a part of a team


Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at BigCommerce
We have the opportunity to build not only a great business but a great company, with soul. Our beliefs and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion are a central part of achieving that.
Our dedication to DEI is grounded in two things: a moral belief in the dignity, value, and potential of every individual, and a practical belief that diverse, inclusive teams will create the best outcomes for our customers, partners, employees, and company. We welcome everyone to be a part of our journey .
Current BigCommerce Employees: Please use the  internal job board  to apply for openings

BigCommerce Finance & Accounting Team

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