Technical Accounting & Financial Reporting Lead Jobs in New York, NY at Squarespace

The Squarespace Finance team is seeking an eager and intellectually curious Technical Accounting & Financial Reporting Lead who thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment to join our growing team. This role will primarily focus on all aspects of reporting and technical accounting matters. In this role, you will gain exposure to all departments across the company, and help the Finance team achieve its monthly, quarterly and annual objectives.

We expect the Reporting Lead to be an important member of our small, but highly proficient, Finance team. The successful candidate will combine a strong technical accounting foundation, related reporting experience, and the desire to learn and develop their skills.

This role reports into the Corporate Controller in our New York headquarters.


Preparation and analysis of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements for internal reporting purposes

Preparation of quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with SEC rules for external reporting purposes (10Qs and 10K)

Support external audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility on a quarterly and annual basis

Continue to develop reporting processes, procedures and documentation and internal controls over financial reporting

Research and document conclusions related to technical accounting issues and developments

Assist the rest of the accounting team with certain monthly close activities

Other responsibilities include but not limited to participation in special projects, system enhancements or ad hoc analyses as assigned.


10+ years of experience in general accounting functions, including direct experience with external reporting in accordance with SEC

Strong knowledge of US GAAP and SEC best practices related to financial reporting

Strong analytical and creative problem solving abilities

Experience with Netsuite General Ledger and Workiva a huge plus

Experience with international consolidations also a huge plus

Excellent time and self-management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask to meet tight deadlines required

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; CPA required

Job info:

Job Title: Technical Accounting & Financial Reporting Lead

Company Name: Squarespace

Location: New York, NY

Experince: 11 – 15 years

Job Category: Consumer Technology

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