Corporate Accountant at Anaplan
San Francisco, CA, US

Anaplan is looking to hire a qualified and experienced Corporate Accountant to its Accounting team. This is a crucial role that will assist in overseeing general accounting operations in a fast paced and evolving environment. This role will be responsible for supporting the month-end close process, International compliance, SOX control execution and quarterly / annual audit process, as well as identifying and driving project-based work to provide process efficiencies for the general ledger team. The candidate should expect to leverage current skillsets while also focusing on learning quickly and adding value to the current processes.


You can feel the excitement and energy of what we do at Anaplan when you step into our San Francisco office. There are open floor plans, fully stocked kitchens, and great collaboration spaces, and we focus on making sure that you have everything you need to work well from the right lighting to the latest technology. When it’s time for the team to play together, we visit with our neighbors at a Giants game or a local pub’s happy hour. Come see for yourself what a collaborative and exciting place to work looks like.


What you will do:

  • Support Global Compliance team to track and assist on international compliance matters per local law and regulatory requirement.
  • Support quarterly reviews and annual audits performed by external auditors
  • Assist in daily general ledger operations for the majority of financial statement processes
  • Assist in managing the monthly close process and reconciliations such as accrued expenses, prepaid expenses, professional services accounts and various other areas
  • Collaborate with FP&A and other cross-functional departments to ensure completeness of accruals
  • Support scaling our processes through automation by working on system implementations and enhancements
  • Drive change in the organization through participation in special projects and ad hoc analyses (i.e. entity rollout, statutory audits, etc.)

You have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA a plus
  • 1-2+ Years of Public Accounting or Industry experience
  • Previous role(s) should include audit or corporate accounting
  • Very strong excel skills and passion for new technologies
  • Demonstrated ownership, problem-solving and analytical skills, combined with impeccable integrity
  • Experience with, and enjoys interfacing with sales executives and sales management
  • Ability to operate in a fast paced, rapidly evolving, highly transactional and data driven role
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills needed to interface and establish rapport with all levels of the organization
  • You are passionate about driving continuous improvement in yourself and within your functions
  • You challenge the old ways of doing things and enjoy changing the status quo to optimize process
  • You also enjoy working in a dynamic ever-changing, hyper growth environment

What We Offer

  • A rewarding, progressive career with a company that values diversity, flexibility and understands the need for a good work/life balance.
  • Market-leading salaries combined with generous bonuses and a range of comprehensive benefits.
  • Flexible working, a fully stocked kitchen and plenty of parties and events
  • A range of health and wellbeing initiatives.
  • 3 days of paid leave every year to help support the charity or cause of your choice.


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About Anaplan 

We’re building a truly unique technology. From our calculation engine and in-memory data store, to apps and predictive analytics; amazing technology is being developed every day.


We’re addressing a $100B/year problem that all global businesses face. Our mission is to break the traditional business planning mold, currently performed through spreadsheets or legacy systems. Anaplan’s Connected Planning platform is enabling customers to improve decision-making by turning response time into real time.

With 1100+ customers and 175+ partners globally, Anaplan’s platform is solving some of the most complex challenges in business. CEOs, analysts, and the press agree—Anaplan is changing the way the world does business.


Learn about our history, see our recognitions and achievements, and take a look at what it’s like to work at Anaplan.


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