Accounting Specialist

Flashpoint, Remote in the United States


Company Description:

Trusted by governments and the Fortune 500, Flashpoint helps organizations protect their most critical assets, infrastructure, and stakeholders from security risks such as cyber threats, ransomware, fraud, physical threats, and more. Leading security practitioners—including cyber threat intelligence (CTI), vulnerability management, DevSecOps and vendor risk management teams—rely on Flashpoint's intelligence platform to proactively identify and mitigate risk and stay ahead of the evolving threat landscape. To learn more about Flashpoint, visit https://www.flashpoint.io or follow us on Twitter at @FlashpointIntel.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a highly motivated Accounting Specialist to join our Finance & Accounting team. Finance & Accounting is a critical component to the business, providing financial and operational insight and support for business investment, financial planning, management and board reporting, and scalable processes for the growth of Flashpoint.

What you will do:

  • Ensure bills payable to vendors are entered timely and accurately
  • Work with leaders throughout the business to obtain approval for payables prior to payment 
  • Perform month-end close activities including but not limited to: preparation, analysis and reconciliation of general ledger accounts, and preparing and posting journal entries
  • Continuously identify avenues to increase the efficiency of the accounts payable process.
  • Assist in the financial reporting process and external audit including the accumulation of support and responding to audit inquiries
  • Collaborate with Flashpoint Finance to drill into the drivers and insights of the monthly reporting activity prior to distributing analyses and reporting to Flashpoint business units.
  • Assist with various projects and tasks assigned by manager and handling other ad hoc tasks within finance when required
  • Develop, implement, and document new policies and procedures to enhance the workflow of the department and the company
  • Help sustain a positive and high-performing company culture.

What you will bring:

  • 1+ years of experience in prior Finance and/or Accounting roles
  • Self-starter, with strong ability to work independently and cross functionally
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Undergraduate degree in Business Administration, Finance, or Accounting

What else would be great:

  • Experience with SaaS company and/or Accounting Firm
  • CPA and/or MBA
  • Experience with NetSuite
  • Financial systems implementation experience a plus

Why Flashpoint is a Great Place to Work:

  • Diversity.  Flashpoint is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity, inclusion, belonging, and equity. We recognize that diversity is key to achieving our vision. We believe that every person and their experiences contribute to building a work environment and a product that will change the world.
  • Culture and Belonging.  Our company’s culture isn’t something you join, it’s something you build and shape, and each person's unique backgrounds and experiences contribute to who Flashpoint is and will become.  You will have ample opportunities to connect with coworkers through various communication channels and company-funded events: dietary & allergy conscious catered lunches, book clubs, happy hours, committees and much more. 
  • Benefits. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including unlimited PTO, 401(K), mental health and wellness benefits, commuter benefits, and generous parental leave policies.
  • Perks. Flashpoint understands that personal wellness is one of the keys to a happy, healthy and productive work environment.  That’s why we also prioritize health and wellness perks like gym reimbursements and daily meditation,  well-stocked kitchens, cool cultural initiatives and inclusive employee events.
  • Career Growth. Flashpoint is invested in the growth of our team members and understands that frequent, two-way feedback is critical to that growth. We encourage regular one-on-ones with your manager, a regular schedule of performance reviews, learning and development opportunities, and guidance through formalized career paths; whether that be towards being a great manager, being a great individual contributor, or a lateral move to gain breadth of knowledge and experience. 
  • A Great Place to Work. Literally. According to the 99% of employees surveyed, Flashpoint earned designation as a Great Place to Work-Certified™ Company for 2022. 100% of employees agree that new hires are made to feel welcome and appreciated. If you are interested in learning more, please check out our Certified Profile.

About Flashpoint

OUR MISSION Deliver Business Risk Intelligence to empower business units and functions across organizations with a decision advantage over potential threats and adversaries. The company’s sophisticated technology and human-powered analysis enable enterprises and public sector organizations globally to bolster cybersecurity, confront fraud, detect insider threats, enhance physical security, assess M&A opportunities, and address vendor risk and supply chain integrity.


Want to learn more about Flashpoint? Visit Flashpoint's website.