iRobot: Corporate Sr. Accountant
8 Crosby Drive
Bedford, MA 01730

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Imagine the future you could help us build. 

Teamwork, not just tech work. We are tech futurists and business geniuses. Together, we solve problems to make daily life easier. We are looking for a few more great minds to join our team as we continue to grow one of the world's leading consumer robot companies.

Together, we empower people to do more.

Introduction

The Corporate Senior Accountant will report to the Senior Manager, Accounting with exposure to the Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer. He/she will be part of a high-performing team and will be expected to lead, take ownership of his/her areas of responsibility and ensure accurate and timely completion of company reporting requirements. This role will provide a variety of opportunities to be visible in the company.

Key activities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the global consolidation process including accounting for the impact of foreign exchange rates and elimination of intercompany balances and investment in subsidiaries
  • Review and import trial balances from foreign subsidiaries and reconcile to Oracle ERP
  • Assist with review of monthly financial reporting package from subsidiaries to ensure compliance with corporate policies and appropriateness of results
  • Create intercompany invoicing transactions with foreign subsidiaries and work with Treasury team to ensure timely cash settlement
  • Reconcile intercompany accounts, research and resolve variances with other Accounting team members
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial results and management reports directly from Oracle ERP and related supporting schedules
  • Assist with review of monthly financial reporting package from subsidiaries to ensure compliance with corporate policies and appropriateness of results
  • Perform balance sheet and income statement reviews to ensure entity and consolidated level financials statements are accurate for SOX purposes and provide meaningful explanations for management review
  • Work with regional Finance teams to align accounting policies and procedures globally including use of chart of accounts
  • Work with Treasury team to identify opportunities for economic hedges to minimize fx exposure
  • Manage monthly financial close meetings including monthly and quarterly close calendars
  • Facilitate and support quarterly and annual requests from internal and external auditors
  • Critically review current accounting and reporting processes to identify ways to improve and automate
  • Ensure compliance of key accounting controls for Sarbanes Oxley purposes

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, MSA and CPA preferred
  • 3-5 years of related experience, public accounting or mix of public accounting and industry experience preferred.
  • Solid understanding of US GAAP, including ability to research and form own conclusions.
  • Exposure with Oracle consolidations and strong Excel skills. 
  • Experience with multi-national companies and complex consolidations
  • Must have (soft skills):
  • Self-motivated and eagerness to improve everything he/she touches.
  • Ability to work in a team environment across various departments or as an individual contributor as needed.
  • Attention to detail as well as analytical, problem solving and leadership skills.
  • Strong desire for continued career progression.
  • Highly effective communication skills, both oral and written. 
  • Willingness to respond to changing business needs of a growing company.
  • Self-confidence to work with senior leaders to support Accounting and Finance needs.

 

iRobot is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Full-time

Why We Work Here

Victoria
Product Marketing Specialist

"iRobot means a lot to me: innovation, passion and creativity; it's exciting to work in a field that's always evolving and you're watching all of these new products come forward into the market"

Dominic
Sr. Manager, Consumer Insights

"Having fun and working hard, but also really enjoying the fact that you can work with some really smart people and the combination of their ideas and your ideas is going to make something that's never been experienced before."

Jasper
Manager, Software Engineering

"What I really like about iRobot is our culture, we've done team building events where we've built slingshots out of PVC piping - we're all about collaboration"

Sushmita
Director, Strategic Sourcing

"We're working in a dynamic company that's growing very fast, so we're all empowered to make decisions - we talk about our priorities, how we have to adapt if something changes and that allows us to make the correct decisions, make them fast and allow the company to be successful"