Staff Accountant
Posted on 9/19/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

IoT platform
Company Overview
Samsara’s mission is to increase the safety, efficiency, and sustainability of operations that power the global economy. The company is building a connected operations platform for tracking fleets of vehicles and other equipment.
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Sales & Account Management
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in accounting
  • CPA or interest in obtaining CPA
  • 3+ years relevant accounting experience
  • Experience working under strict deadlines and ensuring compliance with company policies
  • Must be a fast learner, multi-tasker with a strong desire to learn and a 'can do' attitude
  • Able to work with a high volume of transactions in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of operational accounting processes
  • Must be able to collaborate and communicate effectively
  • Experience with NetSuite and intermediate Excel skills strongly preferred
  • Critical thinker, able to implement scalable processes
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organization skills with exceptional attention to detail and follow-through
  • You want to impact the industries that run our world: Your efforts will result in real-world impact-helping to keep the lights on, get food into grocery stores, reduce emissions, and most importantly, ensure workers return home safely
  • You are the architect of your own career: If you put in the work, this role won't be your last at Samsara. We set up our employees for success and have built a culture that encourages rapid career development, countless opportunities to experiment and master your craft in a hyper growth environment
  • You're energized by our opportunity: The vision we have to digitize large sectors of the global economy requires your full focus and best efforts to bring forth creative, ambitious ideas for our customers
  • You want to be with the best: At Samsara, we win together, celebrate together and support each other. You will be surrounded by a high-caliber team that will encourage you to do your best
  • Perform various GL month-end close activities
  • Prepare journal entries and related account reconciliations
  • Develop relationships and work effectively with teams outside of accounting including payroll, sales compensation, order-to-cash, among others
  • Demonstrate extreme ownership of assigned accounts which may include, among others, deferred commissions, marketable securities and investments, and complex bank account arrangements
  • Help implement process improvements by identifying weaknesses in the close process
  • Champion, role model, and embed Samsara's cultural principles (Focus on Customer Success, Build for the Long Term, Adopt a Growth Mindset, Be Inclusive, Win as a Team) as we scale globally and across new offices