As the Staff Accountant, you will assist in the daily operations of the finance department. You will work directly with the Controller & Senior Accountant in carrying out the responsibilities of the finance department including financial reporting & regulatory compliance. Youll own our AP & accruals, process invoices, manage T&E expenses, & ensure everything is coded appropriately. Youll also assist with financial & tax audits, & perform month-end close activities (including reconciliations & rollforwards).
Why Youll Love This Role:
Within our high-growth company, you will be joining a very tight-knit finance team that is committed to building out a best-in-class operational & analytical function. Your work will help ensure the growth of a business that is transforming the way students learn through customized, engaging reading content.
Why Well Love You:
With 2+ years of accounting experience, youve spent time in public accounting & are a certified CPA (or are working towards it). Youre a Microsoft Excel whiz, & ideally have experience with NetSuite & bill.com. A self-starter, youre comfortable both working independently & as part of a cross-functional team. Youre great at prioritizing & executing multiple tasks that adhere to strict deadlines, & may even have worked at a fast-paced, changing environment. A life-long learner, you have acute attention to detail & bring your inherent curiosity to every meeting & task.
Newsela is an Instructional Content Platform that combines engaging, leveled content with integrated formative assessments & insights to supercharge engagement & learning in every subject. Students & teachers use Newsela to find digital content from 100+ of the best sourcesfrom National Geographic to NASA, Biography.com to Encyclopedia Britannica, the Washington Post to the Wichita Eagle. Content is instructionalized to meet students where they are, with interactive tools & analytics to take them where they want to go. Newsela has become an essential solution for schools & districts, with a presence in over 90% of U.S. K-12 schools. Newsela is the content platform for the connected classroom.