We're looking for our next Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant

Full Time, Philadelphia, PA

Red Spark is a fast-growing digital advertising technology company. Building, breaking, and bettering technology at extraordinary scale is our secret to staying at the forefront of ad tech. Engineered from the ground up, our mission is to deliver intelligent advertising experiences to millions of consumers around the globe. Red Spark's leadership team values innovation, has a passion for disruption and a solid vision for our future. Let's build the future of digital.

We are seeking a Staff Accountant who has an understanding of GAAP, experience in QuickBooks, and enjoys taking on new challenges. The ideal candidate for this position will have excellent organization, prioritization, and communication skills as well as possess a strong attention to detail. Additionally, they must have the ability to meet deadlines consistently and work well under pressure. The successful candidate will help maintain processes that improve the daily operations within the Accounting Department. In addition, the candidate will gain experience with complex tasks that are routinely done as well as have the ability to plan, prioritize, and complete tasks.

What You’ll Do

  • Assisting with the preparation of the month end close
  • Preparing daily bank reconciliations
  • Owning the merchant payment process: reconciling client payments, refunds, and chargebacks
  • Support finance team with accounts receivable: cash application, reporting client follow-up on late payments, and ongoing reminders
  • Support finance team with accounts payable: data entry, reconciling vendor invoices, and ensuring vendors are paid in a timely manner
  • Communicating with Operations team
  • Recordkeeping, document maintenance, and organization
  • Assistance in the preparation of the monthly Financial Reporting Package including Balance Sheet, Income Statement, and Cash Flow.
  • Assisting with various ad hoc projects

What You’ll Need

  • Microsoft Excel proficient
  • Bookkeeping or accounting experience
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in performing all essential duties
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Highly-motivated/proactive
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Preferred, Not Required:

  • QuickBooks experience
  • Public accounting experience
  • Lead generation/online marketing/advertising industry experience in accounting/bookkeeping and business operations
  • Operational experience including system implementation and process improvements
  • Experience working directly with client service team to develop and maintain client and vendor relationships
  • Experience in an emerging growth company

Where You’ll Work

Our motto at Red Spark is, “love what you do and do what you love.” That’s the spirit you’ll feel in our office every day. Collaboration is essential to how we operate, and we’ve structured our office accordingly. With a wide open, modern workspace that’s fully equipped with anything you need from technology to table tennis, our center city Philadelphia office feels even better than home. Check out our space and shots of the team on Instagram.

What You’ll Get

Good work should never go unrewarded. In return for your hard work, we offer all full-time employees 25 days PTO from the get-go, competitive base salaries and dynamic commission plans, amazing perks including music subscriptions, gym memberships, free catered lunches, and much more. Learn more about our perks on our careers page!

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