The Accounting team is best in class support of our operating business. As part of this team, the Revenue Accountant will maintain a complete and accurate general ledger that enables robust financial reporting and support all aspects of the revenue cycle. You will also help to scale the Accounting team’s knowledge, processes and systems to support Gusto’s growth.
This role will have broad exposure across various functions at Gusto. We are looking for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is excited to create a world where work empowers a better life!
Here’s what you’ll do day-to-day:
Perform monthly close activities, including the preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations, and flux analysis related to revenue, deferred revenue, and sales tax
Maintain a thorough understanding of our ERP and internal invoicing system
Identify opportunities and partner with internal teams to improve, centralize or automate processes and month-end reconciliations
Calculate and record sales commissions under ASC 606
Perform contract review and document revenue accounting treatment
Calculate and maintain ongoing partnerships rev share agreements using SQL
Support external audit and miscellaneous reporting requirements
Here’s what we're looking for:
4+ years of professional experience
Mix of public accounting and operational experience preferred
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
Knowledge of US GAAP (particularly ASC 605)
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Tech savvy, strong Excel knowledge
Bonus points for:
Experience with NetSuite and/or SQL
Knowledge of ASC 606
CPA or progress towards one
Our customers come from all walks of life and so do we. We hire people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger. If you share our values and our enthusiasm for small businesses, you will find a home at Gusto.
Gusto’s mission is to create a world where work empowers a better life. By making complicated, impersonal business tasks simple and personal, Gusto is reimagining HR, payroll, and benefits for over 60,000 companies nationwide. Gusto has offices in San Francisco and Denver and the company’s investors include Google Capital, General Catalyst, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, as well as the founders of Instagram, Stripe, Nest, PayPal, Yelp, Dropbox, and Eventbrite, among others.