Accountant Financial Analyst

ClearObjectFinance 3-5 Years

Job Description

Accountant Financial Analyst
ClearObject Indiana, United States (Hybrid)
About ClearObject

ClearObject is a digital transformation company highly specialized in IoT Engineering, Analytics, and Connected Product Development. As certified IBM and Google Cloud Partners, we’re experts at developing and implementing targeted data analytics strategies based on our customer’s unique needs. Additionally, we deploy, migrate and manage serverless cloud solutions including AI tools and end-to-end machine learning models, so our customers are free to focus on what matters most: getting value from data. We specialize in bringing disparate parts of products or business processes together into a cohesive, productive solution that delivers results. At ClearObject, our business is connection.

Position Summary:

We are currently seeking an Accountant (Financial) Analyst with 3-5 years' experience to join our team. In this role, you will lead our accounting and finance function while designing and implementing best practices to position ClearObject for future growth.

Our ideal candidate has proven skill in connecting day-to-day business activities to sustainable financial growth. You not only know and manage the “what,” you are driven by the “why” and “how” to achieve success.

In this role, you will:

Perform month and year-end closing activities. Document and maintain complete and accurate supporting information. Manage bookkeeping functions including maintenance of the general ledger, accounts payable and accounts receivable and reconciliation of balance sheet accounts.

Develop and maintain timely and accurate financial statements and reporting including internal financial reporting, e.g. operational and financial KPI’s, departmental reporting, project margin, and revenue analysis.

Budget and forecast preparation including preparing the annual budget in collaboration with department leadership.

Manage payroll processing to ensure accuracy, timeliness, and cross-functional coordination.

Partner with the certified public audit firm to ensure timely completion of financial statement audit, year-end tax returns, state tax compliance, recording of deferred taxes, etc.

Support the sales process by reviewing SOWs to ensure alignment with billing and revenue recognition. Track and report on revenue backlog resulting from subscription agreements.

Provide accurate and timely reporting, as required in response to financial requests from internal and external stakeholders, providing ad hoc analysis as needed.

Responsible for production of the weekly and month-end financial reporting of sales, revenue, gross margin, and other key metrics of success in our business.

Provide financial analysis and variance commentary.

Key player in the implementation of a new ERP system, especially in the area of architecting reports that will replace the current "manual" processes.


Working knowledge and adherence to US GAAP.
Familiarity with fundamental principles of accounting, revenue, profit, and cost optimization.
Exceptional analytical skills and strong ability to navigate & query multiple data systems for analytics and reporting.
Excellent proficiency in Excel and the necessary mechanisms to aggregate data from multiple sources to provide consolidated views of our business.
Broad business acumen, understanding of business processes, business models, and functions with the capability to drive changes needed for continued growth across all functions of the business.
Known for precision and completeness of work.
Experience with Netsuite and Business Intelligence Software e.g. PowerBI or Data Studio is a plus
Proven ability to work independently and in cross-functional teams within a matrix management structure.
Proven verbal and written communication skills.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance

Connection is more than what we do or how we do things. At ClearObject, connection is our why. Connection is infused in everything we do, including how we engage as a team. We are more than a collection of individuals working near one another. We are family. Our team is an eclectic group of high-energy, fast-paced innovators that believes hard work and good relationships are the keys to success. Our people-first culture believes in creating a transparent and open work environment centered around integrity in all that we do.

Passionate about pushing boundaries and having an eagerness to test out new ideas?

Connect to your future at ClearObject!

ClearObject is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Posted On

June 10, 2022