Andela is hiring a

Senior Accountant

New York, United States


Job responsibilities

  • Manage the accounts payable and vendor payment process
  • Assists in the preparation of consolidated GAAP financial statements; including Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow.
  • Prepare all journal entries for the US Entity.
  • Prepare and initiates payroll and corresponding reconciliations for the US
  • Manage the accounts receivable process, including billing and cash collections
  • Assist in revenue recognition, writing revenue memos, and helping to determine accounting treatment of new revenue streams.
  • Assist in development and implementation of new accounting policies and procedures.
  • Perform research, including general ledger and accounting pronouncements.
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement initiatives to automate and accelerate the financial reporting process
  • Provide accounting support for corporate tax returns, audits and new software implementations.


  • Bachelor’s in Accounting, CPA preferred
  • 3-5 years of  progressive accounting experience; ideally in a start-up environment
  • Solid understanding of GAAP accounting & how to research for appropriate GAAP conclusions
  • Exposure to consolidations, currency translation and international accounting and reporting issues
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and deadlines as well as adapt to the situation as new projects are identified of greater priority
  • Possesses strong analytical, problem solving, and decision making skills
  • Excellent  time management skills; deadline oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills