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Join the team as our next Staff Accountant

Who we are & why we’re hiring

Twilio powers real-time business communications and data solutions that help companies and developers worldwide build better applications and customer experiences.

Although we're headquartered in San Francisco, we're on a journey to becoming a globally antiracist company that supports diversity, equity & inclusion wherever we do business. We employ thousands of Twilions worldwide, and we're looking for more builders, creators, and visionaries to help fuel our growth momentum.

About the job

Reporting to an Accounting Manager, the Staff Accountant will be a key contributor on our General Ledger Accounting team and ensure capitalized software, accruals and other GL transactions are complete and accurate.  The successful candidate will partner internally with Finance & Accounting teams to understand what improvements can be made to our processes and anticipate accounting impacts.  We are looking for an individual excited to bring their passion for process improvement to a collaborative team-based working environment in a fast-growing company.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will:

  • Execute monthly accounting close with a focus on capitalized software
  • Focus on Twilio’s capitalized software process to ensure it is complete and accurate
  • Support successful integrations of capitalized software processes of newly acquired companies into Twilio’s process
  • Help with various projects within the team and other GL transactions
  • Partner with Finance, Accounting & Engineering teams to understand what improvements can be made to our processes to ensure it scales with the business and anticipate accounting and SOX compliance impacts

Qualifications 

Not all applicants will have skills that match a job description exactly. Twilio values diverse experiences in other industries, and we encourage everyone who meets the required qualifications to apply. While having “desired” qualifications make for a strong candidate, we encourage applicants with alternative experiences to also apply. If your career is just starting or hasn't followed a traditional path, don't let that stop you from considering Twilio. We are always looking for people who will bring something new to the table!Required:

  • 2+ years in public accounting or experience working at a fast growing company with a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Strong working knowledge of GAAP, month-end close processes, operational and accounting procedures
  • Ability to prioritize and work proactively and independently to meet deadlines in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Team player with strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills

Desired:

  • Experience with SOX controls
  • Experience with Oracle ERP
  • Big 4 Accounting experience
  • Experience working with capitalized software
  • Active/working toward CPA license a plus

Location 

This role will be remote, and based in the United States.

What We Offer

There are many benefits to working at Twilio, including, in addition to competitive pay, things like generous time-off, ample parental and wellness leave, healthcare, a retirement savings program, and much more. Offerings vary by location.

Twilio thinks big. Do you?

We like to solve problems, take initiative, pitch in when needed, and are always up for trying new things. That's why we seek out colleagues who embody our values — something we call Twilio Magic. Additionally, we empower employees to build positive change in their communities by supporting their volunteering and donation efforts.

So, if you're ready to unleash your full potential, do your best work, and be the best version of yourself, apply now!

If this role isn't what you're looking for, please consider other open positions.

*Please note this role is open to candidates outside of Colorado as well. The information below is provided for those hired in Colorado only.

*If you are a Colorado applicant:

  • The estimated pay range for this role, based in Colorado, is $49,224.00 - $70,320.00
  • Non-Sales: Additionally, this role is eligible to participate in Twilio's equity plan.

The successful candidate’s starting salary will be determined based on permissible, non-discriminatory factors such as skills, experience, and geographic location within the state. This role is also eligible to participate in Twilio’s equity plan and for the following benefits: health care insurance, 401(k) retirement account, paid sick time, paid personal time off, paid parental leave.

Important COVID-19 Guidance (For candidates applying to roles in the United States):

To comply with Executive Order 14042, all Twilio employees working in the U.S. are required to submit proof of vaccination for COVID-19 unless they qualify for a medical or religious accommodation / exemption. Employees onboarded after January 4, 2022 must submit proof of vaccination or receive approval for an exemption prior to their Twilio start date.   

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