Compass is streamlining the home buying & selling experience by building the single software platform for all real estate activities. Founded in 2012, Compass combines the best technology & personalized service to power all real estate activities in 100+ U.S. cities, all in service of our mission to help everyone find their place in the world.
At Compass, we have nearly 15,000 of the countrys top real estate agents who work with clients to help them buy, sell & rent homes. Compass is a Series G venture-backed company that raised over $1.5 billion in venture funds, & have grown to over 1,800 employees in the last 2 years.
We are looking for a Financial Reporting Manager to join our Accounting Department. The individual will be part of the Controllership team & will report to one of our Senior Accounting Managers. This position will be responsible for the preparation & filing of all external financial reporting documents. In addition, the Financial Reporting Manager will assist with the consolidation of the various entities as well as in researching & documenting technical accounting matters, & in monitoring & implementing new accounting standards. The ideal candidate is someone who loves challenging opportunities & thrives in a dynamic environment with strict deadlines on a consistent basis.
At Compass you will:
Preparation of the consolidated financial statements & related footnotes for inclusion in quarterly & annual regulatory filings,
ensuring compliance with all reporting & disclosure requirements under US GAAP.
Review & tie out of all financial information included in investor materials, debt covenant calculations, financial statements,
and any other ad-hoc analysis for executive management.
Work with various personnel & departments to collect information & input into the above referenced reports; coordinate,
review & collect comments on the various drafts; prepare the supporting files; challenge the appropriateness of the disclosures;
and complete all relevant disclosure checklists & reporting questionnaires.
Maintain quarterly reporting timetable & monitor progress against reporting cycle milestones.
Assist with the monthly consolidation process, including working with various accounting teams across the Company on foreign
currency translation, consolidation & elimination entries.
Monitor the development & applicability of emerging accounting & reporting rules being deliberated by the SEC, the FASB,
and the PCAOB, among others. As well as assess the related financial & reporting impact of those rules that are relevant to the
Assist with technical accounting research & documentation of new policies & procedures.
Coordinate with external auditors regarding the financial audit as well as controls testing.
Other duties & ad-hoc projects as assigned.
Bachelors Degree required, preferably in Accounting
5 to 10 years of progressive accounting experience
3+ years of SEC reporting experience
What we are looking for:
Combination of private industry & public accounting experience
Experience in consolidating multiple entities
Advanced technical accounting knowledge coupled with exceptional planning & organization skills
Prior experience designing, implementing, & documenting policies & procedures in a SOX environment
Experience with XBRL tagging
Basic knowledge of residential real estate, preferred
Strong attention to details & project management skills
Ability to multi-task & handle several deadlines simultaneously
Experience with NetSuite, a plus
At Compass, our mission is to help everyone find their place in the world. This means we continually celebrate the diverse community of different individuals cultivate. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyones place.