Senior Accountant
Job Details
Full Time
4 Year Degree

Company Overview:

At Nearpod, we believe teaching is the most important job in the world. Every day, we reach students through our learning platforms on and We have diverse backgrounds, but a shared goal of putting teachers and students first in everything that we do. We’re backed by leading edtech investors, and have won numerous awards including Edtech Digest’s 2018 Company of the Year. We’re looking for people with a lot of hustle, a lot of empathy, and a desire to do something meaningful. We've adopted a remote-first culture. Our diverse team is based across the US with many working out of our office headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. *South Florida candidates strongly preferred*


Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL (South Florida candidates strongly preferred)


Position Overview:
Nearpod is currently experiencing rapid growth and we are seeking a senior accountant to join our Finance team. As
a senior accountant you will be working closely with the Sr. Director of Accounting & Tax and Accounting Managers
on various account reconciliations and financial analysis.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Prepare various monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assist with deferred revenue reconciliations and revenue recognition accounting
  • Prepare and post assigned journal entries
  • Prepare financial analysis as requested
  • Prepare account reconciliations and backup for the audit



  • Bachelor’s or Master ‘s degree in Accounting required
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in accounting
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Netsuite or similar ERP system experience
  • Advanced Excel skills a must
  • Strong understanding of GAAP
  • Strong written and oral communication skills required
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills


Employment Requirements: Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without restrictions
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 


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