Staff Accountant

18 Oct 2019
23 Oct 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
***Please note: This position will eventually offer the opportunity to work a partially remote schedule. About BrightTALK BrightTALK brings professionals and businesses together to learn and grow. Over 8 million professionals engage with 100,000 free talks and 1,000 online summits to discover new technologies, learn from trusted experts and grow their careers. Thousands of businesses acquire and inspire their ideal audience with BrightTALK's AI–powered content and demand marketing platform.We are looking for a talented and passionate Staff Accountant to join BrightTALK's G&A Department, working in our Finance Team. The Finance Team is responsible for providing timely and accurate financial data to investors and business leaders while exercising impeccable judgement and discretion.We're an analytical, close–knit and hard–working team, working on delivering valuable insight to the BrightTALK business. Embracing growth, we team to deliver evolving approaches and systems that support the business as we scale. Harnessing this growth provides unique and interesting challenges that keep us continually learning and improving.Working at BrightTALK provides a unique opportunity to apply finance skills in a highly collaborative environment. Through collaboration with all organizations within the business, there exists substantial opportunity to broaden our skillset and advance our career. We come to work each day knowing that we provide valuable support to a business that is building the future of content and demand generation. At BrightTALK, the opportunity to make an impact is real and rewarded. We are all here to learn and grow together. We strive to empower each other and celebrate our successes. There are challenges that come with growth, but there is equal opportunity to gain valuable experience and enhance personal marketability.


  • Full cycle Accounts Payable for invoice, expense coding and allocation
  • Manage corporate credit card expense including reconciliation and booking
  • Accounts Receivable, including billing (familiarity with rev req is a plus)
  • Daily banking activities such as wire payments, deposits and corporate card management
  • Ensure daily and monthly processes are completed
  • Month end data collection and assist with month end close process
  • General ledger maintenance and reconciliations
  • Assist with financial and tax audits
  • Special projects and ad hoc analysis as required
  • Expertise or Qualifications

  • 2+ years of Accounting experience
  • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Demonstrated experience with SalesForce + ERP (FinancialForce, NetSuite, Intaact)
  • Experience with Paylocity or other online payrolling service
  • Microsoft office (advanced expertise with Excel) + G–Suite
  • Time management, attention to detail and accuracy
  • Positive attitude with an ability to collaborate with employees at all levels
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong analytical, problem–solving, and multitasking skills
  • A team player with the ability to work independently in a fast–paced and high volume environment
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration or equivalent experience
  • Why we like working at BrightTALK

  • Friendly, talented, collaborative and entrepreneurial teams
  • Generous and comprehensive benefits including 100% healthcare coverage for employees
  • Generous holiday policy, flexible work schedule, and 4 weeks of PTO in your first year at BrightTALK
  • 401k matching program
  • Offices located in top destination cities
  • Training allowance and regular innovation days
  • Team building and paid volunteer time
  • We are dedicated to learning and growing, going after big dreams, taking ownership, remaining open and honest while recognizing we are in it together. We are committed to hiring individuals with a diversity of perspectives, backgrounds, and beliefs who can use their passion to help us build a world changing audience and thrive along the way. Join BrightTALK and experience a collaborative and engaged team who works together to provide learning and growth opportunities for businesses and professionals. BrightTALK is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.

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