Staff Accountant
Updated on 2/23/2024
Cision

1,001-5,000 employees

Global provider of earned media software and services
Company Overview
Cision stands as a global leader in providing earned media software and services, offering a competitive edge through its ability to connect users with key influencers, distribute strategic content, and measure impact effectively. The company's culture is rooted in amplifying significant moments, leveraging a distribution platform trusted by numerous journalists and media outlets. With a reach extending to over 200,000 newsrooms, 20,000 journalist and influencer inboxes, and 8,000 websites and digital outlets, Cision's 65 years of industry experience ensures your story gains optimal visibility and engagement.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.9B

Founded

1866

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

5%
Locations
Vienna, VA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
NetSuite
Power BI
Communications
SQL
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Accounting
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Two to three years of related accounting experience
  • Knowledge of accounting and auditing principles
  • Excellent analytical skills and proficiency in data analysis tools (e.g., Excel, Power BI, SQL)
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and data integrity
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to plan effectively, work well under pressure, and manage multiple priorities simultaneously
Responsibilities
  • Completing month-end tasks associated with closing the financial results
  • Financial analytics, reconciliations, and assisting with the financial audits
  • Collaborating with internal and external teams for flux analysis and providing support as necessary
  • Contributing to the month-end closing process by preparing accounting journal entries, performing account reconciliations, and analyzing financial results
  • Utilizing analytical tools (e.g., Excel, Power BI, SQL) to analyze financial data and provide insights
  • Actively participating in process improvement initiatives to enhance efficiency and accuracy in financial operations
  • Proposing and implementing changes to streamline existing processes, reducing manual effort, and minimizing errors
  • Maintaining comprehensive documentation of financial processes, procedures, and workflows
Desired Qualifications
  • Knowledge of NetSuite