Location

San Francisco

Department

Finance & Accounting

Type

Role description

At Unity, you’ll make a difference! In a collaborative, fast-growing environment, we’re democratizing development, solving hard problems, and enabling the success of our community.

Be an integral member of our Accounting team and join Unity to help build the company’s technical accounting and external reporting function! You will succeed in the Senior Technical Accountant role because you are a self-motivated team player with very strong working knowledge of US GAAP, financial reporting requirements, and internal controls.

This high visibility role will be reporting directly to our Senior SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting Manager, in our San Francisco Unity office.

Responsibilities

  • You will assist with preparation of quarterly and annual internal and external reporting requirements
  • You will evaluate the adoption of accounting standard updates, including drafting and maintaining relevant accounting policies
  • You will act as a subject matter expert, working with the business partners in accounting and other functions (e.g., legal and corporate development) to identify financial risks associated with new or contemplated transactions and resolve complex accounting issues
  • You will research and document technical accounting issues and impacts of non-routine transactions
  • You will prepare journal entries for areas that fall under technical accounting (including leases, share-based compensation, purchase accounting, etc.)
  • You will support the team in internal control compliance activities

Requirements

  • You have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant discipline with CPA or equivalent license
  • You have experience in technical accounting and public company financial reporting 
  • You have experience in public accounting  
  • You have exceptional technical, analytical, and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • You have strong critical thinking skills with the ability to seek out solutions to complex accounting and reporting issues

Bonus Points

  • You have Big 4 and/or technology industry experience

Who we are

Unity is the creator of the world’s most widely-used real-time 3D (RT3D) development platform, providing content creators around the world with the tools they need to build rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. In fact, apps made with Unity reach 2.7 billion devices worldwide, and were installed more than 24 billion times in the last 12 months. 

The global engineering team keeps Unity at the forefront of technology and — working alongside partners like Magic Leap, Google, Facebook, Oculus and Microsoft — ensures optimized support for the latest technology and platforms. Unity is powering the real-time revolution, expanding beyond games and breaking into other industries including automotive, film, architecture, engineering, construction and more.

Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this Web site or directly to managers. Unity does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Unity will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Unity. 

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