• Locations
    • New York
    • San Francisco
  • Date Posted
  • May. 26, 2021
  • Function
  • Finance
  • Sector
  • Business Applications

Figma is adding to our team of passionate people who are revolutionizing the world of design. We are building a browser-based design tool that looks and feels as good as a native application and has all the additional power and advantages that come from being built upon the web platform. If you’re looking to work at a dynamic company that is building the future of design tools, welcome to Figma.

As the Senior Manager, Corporate Accounting, you will be a critical part of the Company’s monthly, quarterly and annual close process, ensure the business is achieving operational effectiveness, and building best in class business processes. As a member of the finance team, the ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, a self-starter who can work independently and manage a team, and meet deadlines in a fast paced environment. This role will report to the Director of Accounting.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Manage day-to-day accounting activities to ensure compliance with U.S. GAAP, internal policies, and external audits
  • Review and approve monthly journal entries and reconciliations for areas not limited to GL, AP, bank, fixed assets, accruals, leases, inter-company accounting, consolidations, income tax and credit cards
  • Perform analytical reviews, including researching variances between actual monthly expense activities and budget, as needed
  • Oversee that vendor invoices and employee expense reports are processed timely and accurately
  • Collaborate and support Financial Planning and Analysis, Payroll, Technical accounting and other cross-functional departments
  • Drive process improvements and contribute to accounting transformation projects - designing and implementing internal controls and documentation
  • Support financial audits as well as corporate tax returns and other statutory/compliance filings for the domestic and international entities
  • Lead, coach, mentor and train the team; take an active interest in their career and development; find ways to continue their growth and development
  • Lead or assist on special projects as needed (e.g. entity set up, system implementation, etc.)

You might be a good fit if you have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent with a solid knowledge of GAAP, general ledger structure, and financial statements
  • 10+ years progressive operational accounting experience, ideally in enterprise SaaS with 3+ years of hands-on experience in people manager roles
  • 3+ years in public accounting, CPA a plus
  • Public company experience a plus
  • History of solving multiple complex operational and accounting challenges
  • Proficiency in consolidated financial statements with inter-company transactions required
  • Proficiency using NetSuite, or similar ERP, with multi-entity and currencies
  • Analytical, skeptical and curious; able to identify and report relevant risks and issues to management for a timely and appropriate resolution
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proactively prioritize tasks to meet deadlines and demands
  • Versatile, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and managing multiple projects and tasks

Read more about our team

About Figma

Figma is the open design company founded in 2012 by Dylan Field and Evan Wallace. With our cloud-based screen design tool, teams achieve a shared understanding around design without worrying about syncing, exporting or installing software. Anyone involved in the product development process can share always up-to-date files with a link. That makes it easy to collaborate on the latest designs and prototypes and see their code attributes. Figma has simplified collaboration across the entire design process for thousands of companies like Microsoft, Slack and Uber and users, including designers, developers, product managers, marketers and others. To learn more and sign up for a free account visit www.figma.com.

At Figma we celebrate and support our differences. We know employing a team rich in diverse thoughts, experiences, and opinions allows our employees, our product and our community to flourish. Figma is an equal opportunity workplace. We are dedicated to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.