Senior Accountant

Northern Ireland - Belfast

Location(s)

Northern Ireland - Belfast

Team(s)

Accounting & Finance


We're seeking to hire a Senior Accountant who will assist with the accounting and compliance of our international subsidiaries and make an impact in a high growth company.

The Senior Accountant is a key team member providing support for Rapid7's international subsidiary accounting and compliance, preparation of account reconciliations, and compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley, U.S. GAAP, and international accounting standards.  The ideal candidate will have a background in international operations experience and strong technical accounting experience, they must have a willingness to learn and must be able to adapt in a dynamic environment. This position will be required to work cross-functionally, especially with the Tax, Treasury, Legal, Payroll and People Strategy departments on various international issues.

In this role, you will:

  • Manage and support international ledgers, including the monthly close process, preparation and review of account reconciliations and preparing reporting packages

  • Build strong cross-functional working relationships with various departments such as People Strategy, Payroll, Tax, Legal, Treasury 

  • Provide support on international audit, tax, and compliance requests 

  • Provide guidance, communication, and assistance to the foreign subsidiaries and corporate office

  • Work with local/foreign accounting firms to ensure timely and accurate filing of statutory financial statements in applicable countries 

  • Analyze monthly Balance Sheet and Income Statement accounts fluctuations and variances for budget vs. actuals 

  • Record intercompany transactions, eliminations, and consolidations. 

  • Identify, develop, and maintain efficient, cost effective, processes, controls and data management 

  • Special assignments and projects with the goal of improving and scaling processes and helping to drive long-term strategic growth 

  • Complete technical accounting memorandum and support staff and global operations with technical accounting research as needed

The skills you'll bring include:

  • Qualified accountant, qualified by experience candidates will be considered 

  • Experience working with the accounting and consolidation of foreign subsidiaries and working with multiple currencies 

  • Experience in mentoring junior members of the team

  • Ability to work and manage projects in a fast-paced environment 

  • Strong analytical skills and critical thinking 

  • High energy with a sense of urgency and ability to multitask 

  • Keen sense of process management and ability to drive process change and improvement 

  • Proficient with NetSuite, Concur and Coupa a plus 

What's in it for you?

  • Generous company share plan (We've one of 2021's top cybersecurity growth stocks)

  • Extensive benefits package

  • Hybrid, Flexible Working 

At Rapid7, we know that the best ideas and solutions come from diverse teams who represent a variety of backgrounds and professional experiences. If you are excited about this role and feel you meet most of the core requirements to do the job, please don't be shy - apply today.

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