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Financial Accountant

GumGum

GumGum

Accounting & Finance
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted on Wednesday, April 3, 2024

GumGum is a contextual-first, global digital advertising platform that uses advanced AI technology to serve captivating creative ads that drive consumer attention, without the use of personal data. At GumGum, we don’t need to know who you are to deliver relevant and engaging ads that align with your active frame of mind. We believe that a digital advertising industry based on context rather than personal data builds a more equitable and less invasive future for the internet and is better for consumers, publishers and advertisers alike. Our blueprint for the future, The Mindset Matrix™, combines the power of context and creative in digital advertising to deliver superior attention and drive consumer action without sacrificing personal data.

To be a part of this next phase of digital advertising that prioritizes data privacy, please visit www.gumgum.com/careers

GumGum’s Accounting Department ensures the accuracy, organization, and timely reporting of the company’s domestic and international financial operations. Our accountants perform financial functions related to the collection, analysis, and presentation of the company’s finances. They manage our general ledger, analyze accounts, prepare financial statements and produce comprehensive financial reports for management- all integral and vital to the company’s growth and success.

As a Financial Accountant, you will report to the Senior Manager, Accounting in APAC and be responsible for a full range of accounting support spanning Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Billing, General Ledger support and Audit support. This role needs to be proactive, self-directed and team oriented with strong general accounting experience and the resourcefulness to take on a variety of assignments.

Note: GumGum fosters a flexible work environment, offering GumGummers the ability to work either in-office or remotely/from home. However, for occasional in-person collaboration, we kindly ask that this position be located within a 'commutable' distance to our office.

#li-hybrid

What You'll Achieve

  • Accounts Receivable/Payable: Manage monthly billing, respond to AR queries, monitor receivables, and ensure correct GL bookings.
  • Bank Reconciliation: Handle daily cash transactions, reconcile bank accounts, and post FX differences.
  • Ledger Support & Month-End Close: Maintain ledgers, assist with month-end close, and prepare journal entries.
  • Expense Management: Administer expense claims, process payments, and handle queries.
  • Audit Support: Prepare audit requests and collaborate with auditors.
  • General Support: Assist with ad hoc requests, improve accounting processes, and support team projects.

Skills You'll Bring

  • Bachelor’s in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • 5+ years in a high-paced accounting role.
  • Knowledge of GAAP and Australian Accounting Standards.
  • Proficient in NetSuite, Xero, G-Suite, Slack, and Zoom.
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical skills.
  • Excellent Excel skills.
  • Effective communicator and team player.
  • Able to work autonomously.

What We Offer

Learn about our benefits & perks package at gumgum.com/benefits. If you'd like additional information, your recruiter can share more specifics during the hiring process!

Awards

  • Shortlisted for Marketing Technology Company of the Year for the 2023 Mumbrella Awards
  • 2024 Winner of 7 BuiltIn Awards on a national, regional, and remote scale - including Remote Best Places to Work at #25 and Best Midsize Places to Work in Los Angeles, CA at #9
  • Ad Exchanger Programmatic Power Player 2022 and 2021
  • CTO Hero Award of OTT.X 2023
  • Digiday Media Awards Europe finalist 2022 and 2021
  • Finalist for the 2023 AdExchanger Awards Best Video Technology For Media Suppliers
  • Gold Award at the IAB Mixx Awards in Belgium in the “Best Use of Advertising Technology” category
  • The Drum Award Digital Advertising: Game-changing Technology for Domino's case study

GumGum is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At GumGum, we believe in cultivating an environment where our team members can bring their authentic, whole selves to work. Encouraging identity and belonging is one of the many aspects of our culture that makes us stronger as an organization and drives innovation. We are committed to building and delivering a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workforce that is representative of the world around us, where all individuals are treated with respect and dignity - and to act swiftly if this value is ever threatened. We are constantly striving to be better, and we continue to take strategic steps to advance representation. - Phil Schraeder, CEO

Learn more about our DEIB programming at gumgum.com/deib

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