Event marketplace for hosting, discovering and joining live experiences.
This role is will play an integral part of achieving our objective by working with large volumes of transaction data from various sources to report and reconcile revenue and cost of revenue numbers. This role will also be responsible for providing input around the building of our systems-infrastructure to reconcile and report on the data.
The Revenue Accounting team is responsible for ensuring that we report complete and accurate revenue and cost of revenue numbers in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in a timely manner. We are looking to expand our team as our business continues to scale. We focus on building out our systems infrastructure with our business partners to ensure that we can achieve our ambitious company goals while simultaneously improving our close process.
You’ll be an integral part in shaping how we build our systems-infrastructure to automate the reporting and reconciliation of our transaction and revenue data from various sources while implementing key controls to ensure the complete and accurate reporting of our revenue numbers. You’ll collaborate closely with our Engineering and Payments Product teams when it comes to the data that drives our revenue reporting. You will also collaborate with our external financial auditors to ensure that numbers are in accordance with GAAP. In addition, you will be responsible for preparing monthly reconciliations of our Eventbrite revenue including return reserves and cost of revenue and leading the reconciliation of transaction data in a variety of currencies.
THE SKILL SET
5-8 years of corporate accounting with at least 4 years of revenue recognition experience
Superb Excel skills and an awesome team player
Amazing communications and collaboration skills with both accounting and non-finance teams
Ability to work independently and maintain tight deadlines
Excellent attention to detail and a love for problem solving
Experience with an ERP system and foreign currency accounting
Experience with reconciliation matching software a plus Bachelor’s degree in a finance related field required; CPA preferred
Prior start-up experience
Big data and big data systems experience
Eventbrite powers ticketing and registration for more than two million live experiences each year, hosting the world’s largest online selection of events. We build technology that allows anyone to create, share, find and attend events of all kinds. Music festivals, marathons, conferences, hackathons, political rallies, fundraisers, gaming competitions— you name it, we power it. Meet some of the team.