Senior Accountant

Pittsburgh -remote, PA
Full Time
Mid Level

 Job  Title                                                      Senior Accountant

Function                                                        Finance

Location                                                        U.S

Job Type                                                        Permanent


Why Confluence?

Over the past several years we have undergone a great deal of positive change and growth to become the company we are today. Our global footprint now spans multiple countries, giving our employees the opportunity to get exposure to other countries and cultures. And it stands to reason that none of this would have been possible without the hundreds of hard-working employees who work at Confluence.


We support our employees with new ways of working, having recently implemented a Flexible Working Policy, we often have the option for employees to work both from an office and from home.


We are proud to work with smart, passionate colleagues who are highly focused on our products and their impact on our clients’ work.


What do we do?

As a leading global technology solutions provider to the investment management industry, Confluence helps clients solve complex investment data challenges across the front, middle and back office. From innovative portfolio analytics to regulatory and financial reporting solutions, Confluence invests in the latest technology and data and in its team of industry experts to meet the evolving needs of asset managers and service providers.


Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Confluence services over 1000 clients in 40 countries, with locations across Europe, North America, South Africa, Australia and Asia.


About Relevant Function

To be successful as a senior accountant, you should have a solid working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and strong financial analysis skills. An outstanding senior accountant should also possess strong Excel skills, strong analytical and problem-solving skills, be detail-oriented, highly organized, and able to work with little to no supervision and perform under pressure.



More about the role

This position reports to the Global Controller and is responsible for developing and managing the global general accounting, revenue and consolidation functions for Confluence Technologies. The Company is entering an acquisitive phase and the successful candidate will embrace the opportunity to develop and align roles and processes which will enable the accounting function to efficiently integrate new entities into the accounting structure while delivering against monthly, quarterly and annual reporting and audit requirements.



What skills and experience do I need to succeed?

  • CPA or equivalent qualification
  • 7-10 years of progressive experience with seven years management responsibility
  • Public accounting experience (Big 4 preferred), preferred
  • Demonstrated understanding of ASC 606 in software subscription and SaaS business model
  • Knowledge of NetSuite, including Advanced Revenue Management, and SalesForce systems
  • Strong technical US GAAP including ability to research accounting issues, recommend accounting treatment and document conclusions in accordance with US GAAP
  • Experience/understanding of foreign currency and intercompany relationship and implications
  • Demonstrated success in change management and strategic initiatives in a fast-paced environment
  • Track record of building, developing and leading high performance accounting teams in a fast-paced organization
  • Experience in designing and implementing accounting processes and controls
  • Exceptional communication and management of communication among various parties and across time zones



What do we offer?

Confluence offers competitive benefit packages for team members. As a growing, global organization, we are always looking for ways to ensure that our employees can access benefits that matter to them and their families.


Benefits include:

  • Generous time off packages with vacation time, holidays and sick leave.


  • Career Development is important and as a global organisation, we have opportunity to work across our diverse global locations. We also have access to a broad Learning and Development platform, which not only provides employees with work-related courses, but also personal development courses such as yoga detox!


  • Social events include regular happy hour events across each region, as well as other informal events which are regionally specific.


  • We have a Confluence Cares Committee who is responsible for giving back to our communities. This includes donation matching for each event, which vary from volunteer days planting trees in Pittsburgh to donating books and computers to school children in South Africa.


  • Our Diversity and Inclusion committee meets regularly to focus on key initiatives and support for employees.


Please speak to someone in HR for specifics on benefits available by region.


More about the Location

Must be based in the U.S- This role is based primarily at home or hybrid in our Pittsburgh office.


Who will I work with?

We have an internationally diverse team with members in the US, UK, Ireland, South Africa, and Vietnam. Accounting has full staff meetings once a month. Each functional team within Accounting defines how often they meet. There are also regular 1:1’s with reporting team members. Since the teams are disbursed and include international members there are no current social meetings that I am aware of.



We look for people who align with our 4 values.



Face reality with honesty, courage, and accountability


Deal creatively with challenges and envision what the world could be


Build good habits into reflexes which become a part of our life


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