Senior Accountant


Boston, Massachusetts

Date Posted September 21, 2022
Industry Finance
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Salsify helps brand manufacturers, distributors, and retailers in over 80 countries collaborate to win on the digital shelf. The company's Commerce Experience Management (CommerceXM) platform serves as the system of record for products, accelerates time to market for products, facilitates cross-team and cross-organization collaboration at scale, and provides the insights needed to continuously optimize product pages across channels. The result is shopper-centric, frictionless, and memorable commerce experiences. Great commerce experiences that are delivered efficiently improve brand trust, amplify product differentiation and assortments, increase conversion rate, improve profit margins, and speed time to market.
In May 2021, Salsify acquired Alkemics, and its Supplier Experience Management platform which is used by large scale retailers in Europe to discover, list, and launch products from more than 20,000 brands.
Learn how the world's largest brands, including Mars, L'Oreal, Coca-Cola, Bosch, and GSK, as well as retailers and distributors such as E.Leclerc, Carrefour, Metro, and Intermarché use Salsify everyday to stand out on the digital shelf.

The Senior Accountant should be a motivated self-starter and have an interest in helping to develop processes and controls in a dynamic and growth-oriented company. The ideal candidate will have the drive and ambition to work beyond their role and will have the ability to grow their talents at Salsify. The Senior Accountant will have responsibility over many aspects of the balance sheet, including prepaids, fixed assets, accruals, etc. In addition, the Senior Accountant will play a critical role in the design and rollout of new systems and tools to streamline processes and procedures. This position reports to the Assistant Controller.
How You'll Make an Impact:

  • Participate in month-end close activities, which includes preparation of journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, and month-end accruals in accordance with US GAAP
  • Perform account analysis on period over period fluctuations various balance sheet and income statement accounts
  • Assist in the creation of various schedules in support of our financial statement preparation and annual audit
  • Assist with international accounting as required
  • Collaborate cross functionally with various departments, including FP&A, Marketing, Services, Engineering, etc. to ensure accurate and complete general ledger activity and proper classification on the financial statements
  • Review AP invoices and work with accounts payable to understand business transitions and ensure they have the appropriate accounting treatment and classification
  • Assist with ad-hoc projects for the Corporate Controller and Assistant Controller as they arise

You'll Enjoy This Role If You Have:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance required
  • Previous experience as a Senior Accountant is a plus
  • 3+ years of accounting experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Working knowledge of US GAAP
  • Organized and detail oriented

What we have for you:
US Benefits -

  • Competitive Salary
  • Equity
  • 401 (k)
  • Unlimited Vacation
  • Full Benefits: Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Company provided Life Insurance and Short Term Disability as well as additional voluntary insurance elections
  • FSA: Medical, Commuter, and Dependent Care
  • Referral Bonuses

Salsify loves a good success story and it would be our privilege to help write yours! We recognize that talent and potential come in all forms and that years of experience does not guarantee on the job effectiveness or leadership potential. Our hiring process involves recognizing a person's achievements, subject matter expertise, and passion, not just check marks next to a job description. If you have an interest in our roles please do not hesitate to apply - we would be happy to speak with you!
Salsify's mission is to empower brand manufacturers to win on the digital shelf.
Helping brand manufacturers to win online is what we do. Our culture is who we are. We are empowered. We are positive thinkers. We take action. We care deeply. These values have driven Salsify's growth and earned the company numerous top workplace awards.
We are headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts and have hubs in Lisbon (Portugal), Paris (France), and remote offices around the globe. If you are excited to work in a fast-paced environment with a team that values agility, curiosity and passion, we want to hear from you!
Please see our Candidate Privacy Statement for information on the personal data we process in connection with your application.
An Inclusive Place To Work
Salsify does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Studies have found that people of color and women do not apply to jobs if they do not meet all the requirements. At Salsify we are committed to empowering a diverse workforce. We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at to request accommodations.
For more information, please visit:
Salsify is committed to an inclusive hiring process, and we aim to provide accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you need any accommodations for the application or throughout the interview process please contact

Job Type: Full-time