Senior Accountant

Palo Alto, California, United States

Senior Accountant

About Wurl, Inc.

Wurl, the world leader in powering streaming TV, interconnects over 1200 streaming channels from the world’s top content companies with the leading streaming distribution services in over 50 countries. The Wurl Network platform helps leading studios such as A+E Networks, AMC Networks, BBC Studios, Bloomberg, CNN, Reuters and Sony, deliver programming to the biggest streaming platforms, including Amazon IMDb TV, LG, Roku, Samsung TV Plus, Rakuten, Twitch, and VIZIO, while maximizing monetization. Reaching over 300 million connected TVs around the globe, Wurl makes it effortless for content companies to build and track global distribution for branded linear channels, live events, and on-demand programming to manage and monetize their ad inventory.

We're an entertainment tech startup with 160+ team members across the world. We've been recognized as a “Great Place to Work" after the first two years by fostering an inclusive and mission-driven culture. In addition to stock options and great benefits, our people work remotely.

 

Senior Accountant, Finance

The Senior Accountant will report to the Accounting Manager and be an integral part of helping Wurl scale as we continue to grow. This person will work in tandem with the Accounting Manager to implement systems, create controls, enter A/P, A/R and billing among other things. You will be instrumental in helping build a finance function that scales to today’s need. 

Responsibilities:

  • Actively be involved in the monthly close process and helping us close timely
  • Prepare journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Manage the accounts receivable function, including billing and collections
  • Manage the accounts payable function
  • Process payroll on a semi-monthly and bi-weekly schedule
  • Improve existing functions and processes. Be an integral part in documenting and implementing key accounting controls
  • Collaborate with the Business Development team on customer agreements and pricing to be built into our billing 
  • Help us scale to an accounting team that utilizes technology as we continue to grow

Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in an Accounting or Finance role with month end close responsibilities
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • Attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple projects at once
  • Time management skills with an ability to prioritize what is important
  • Google Sheets and Docs experience
  • Basic excel experience (pivot, vlookup, etc.)
  • Exceptional judgement and decision making skills, business acumen and professional maturity.

What We Offer

Wurl provides a competitive compensation and excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life/disability insurance, 4 weeks of paid time off, 10 paid holidays, 401(k), flexible schedules and HSA. We are a fun, creative and collaborative remote work environment, headquartered in Palo Alto, CA. We live our values everyday in how we work with one another and support our clients. Wurl is truly a unique place to learn, create and have a daily impact on millions of people every day.  

Our promise to you

Few companies will allow you to thrive like you will at Wurl. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with the industry’s brightest minds and most innovative thinkers. You will enjoy ongoing mentorship, and you will understand what we mean by “human connection.” You will be proud to say you’re a part of the company revolutionizing TV.