Sr SEC Reporting Analyst

When was a last time that a day at the office was accompanied by the satisfaction of knowing that you did something to change the world? For us at Blackbaud, that's an average day. We're developing the solutions that help non-profits focus on what they do best; whether that's saving the environment, educating children or solving the world's major health concerns. And while we are working to enable the success of over 30,000+ customer organizations, we are enabling the success of our company and our people. We are committed to developing the careers of our employees, in all professions, through learning and mentoring programs. And we do it all in an environment that values teamwork, diversity and philanthropy.

We are currently seeking a Sr. SEC Reporting Analyst to work in our Charleston, SC Headquarters. In this role you would support the preparation and review of external reporting documents including forms 10-Q, 10-K, 8-K and Annual Proxy Statements. This could be your chance to join a fast-paced and growing hi-tech company that wants you to excel in your career. Your contribution would be vital to the growth and success of Blackbaud's objectives as well as indirectly helping nonprofit organizations thrive!


  • Coordinate with multiple resources to receive necessary disclosure support and review all footnotes prepared by others
  • Prepare supporting information used to compile financial statements, notes and MD&A including disclosure checklist
  • Assist in the preparation of investor relations materials
  • Assist in assessing and controlling compliance risk
  • Manage and maintain documentation for SOX
  • Recommend improvements to processes used to compile and analyze data for SEC reporting purposes
  • Assist in the preparation and/or review of accounting entries for equity compensation, business combinations, debt refinancing and other complex accounting transactions as necessary
  • Assist with research and documentation of purchase accounting and the company's positions regarding complex accounting issues, including communicating conclusions and interpretations to management
  • Assist with determining the implications of new accounting standards on the company and assist with associated implementation projects (e.g., new revenue and leasing standards)
  • Participate in the creation and continuous improvement of the company's policies and procedures
  • Coordinate with the company's external auditors


  • Bachelors or Master's degree in Accounting
  • CPA
  • 3 - 5 years' experience in Big 4 public accounting or a mix of Big 4 and public company accounting/reporting
  • Previous experience with SEC filings for a public company preferred
  • In-depth knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting requirements a plus
  • Previous experience with Workiva's SEC reporting tool, Wdesk, a plus
  • Previous experience with software revenue recognition, multiple element enterprise transactions and/or other areas of complex contractual transactions a plus
  • Previous experience creating or improving accounting policies a plus
  • Knowledge and understanding of ASC 606, Revenue from Contracts with Customers
  • Ability to work well in a fast pace environment and prioritize and multi-task while exhibiting good judgment and poise
  • Attention to detail and analytical/problem solving skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Strong interpersonal and organization communication
  • Microsoft office (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)

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