GL Accountant

THE CHALLENGE
The largest global events management platform draws a crowd of interesting accounting and finance challenges and opportunities. We’re seeking a GL accountant to join our global accounting team, reporting from the UK. 
 
THE TEAM
We have a strong accounting and finance operations organization with team members in San Francisco, US remote, Ireland and Argentina. Our talented team reliably handles the finance and accounting needs of a global ticketing platform handling billions of dollars of transactions annually. 
 
THE ROLE
You will be responsible for maintaining sections within the general ledger for our consolidated business and performing monthly closing procedures in order to enable high-quality financial reporting. You’ll collaborate closely with your team members in Ireland, the US and Argentina. You will also facilitate the completion of statutory compliance requirements of certain legal entities in our EU & APAC region. 

 

YOU WILL

 

  • Perform month-end close procedures for the consolidated ledger including month-end journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations and supporting schedules
  • Support relationships and compliance activities of external auditors; assist with audit queries within your areas when necessary for both the global and statutory audits 
  • Managing local statutory requirements for certain entities in the EU & APAC region 
  • Support the Accounting team with various analysis and ad hoc projects
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    THE SKILL SET

     

  • Recently qualified accountant 
  • Comfortable with working in an international environment
  • Enthusiastic, upbeat, and positive with the ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to research discrepancies and solve problems
  • Technologically savvy and able to learn new software quickly
  • Solid Excel knowledge
  • Great analytical skills
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    BONUS POINTS

     

  • Workday Financials experience
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    WHAT WE OFFER
    At Eventbrite, we strive to support our Britelings and their loved ones through different stages of life with robust and attractive benefits, financial and physical wellness options, and great perks. In addition to offering a competitive salary and company stock, we have other great benefits available. In the Briteland, you’ll find great medical plans, fertility and adoption benefits, wellness reimbursement, generous parental leave, and much more. 
    We care about your mental health and wellbeing.
    Our employees enjoy free coaching sessions with Modern Health. We also offer free therapy sessions with a psychologist. You’ll also have access to private medical insurance for you and your family, that includes dental care. And our wellness program to pay for your gym expenses. 
    We work hard to cultivate a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where Britelings feel like they belong. 
    Employees can participate in resource groups and we offer programming throughout the year to support a diverse and inclusive workplace. 
    We offer ongoing training and career development that meets people where they are in their careers. 
    We offer unlimited access to courses in Udemy, leadership coaching for all managers, Briteling led talks, and weekly company-wide town halls with our CEO. We take culture seriously and design programs with employee feedback in mind to make Eventbrite a great place to work no matter where you work from in the world. 
    Work-life balance & flexibility is extremely important to us.
    Our employees can choose what works best for them: work in one of our offices, be fully remote or the best of both worlds! We believe in a flexible working environment to allow Britelings to perform at their best ensuring a healthy work-life balance. We have recently implemented Britebreak Fridays: all Britelings turn off their computers and take the first Friday of every month off to focus on their wellbeing. 
    ABOUT EVENTBRITE
    Eventbrite is a global self-service ticketing and experience technology platform that serves a community of hundreds of thousands of event creators in nearly 180 countries. Since inception, Eventbrite has been at the center of the experience economy, transforming the way people organize and attend events. The company was founded by Julia Hartz, Kevin Hartz and Renaud Visage, with a vision to build a self-service platform that would make it possible for anyone to create and sell tickets to live experiences. The Eventbrite platform provides an intuitive, secure, and reliable service that enables creators to plan and execute their live and online events, whether it’s an annual culinary festival attracting thousands of foodies, a professional webinar, a weekly yoga workshop or a youth dance class. With over 290 million tickets distributed for over 5 million total events in 2021, Eventbrite is where people all over the world discover new things to do or new ways to do more of what they love. Learn more at www.eventbrite.com.
    IS THIS ROLE NOT AN EXACT FIT?
    Eventbrite is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from all suitably qualified individuals are encouraged, regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 
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