Global Infrastructure Accounting Manager

Team Description 

The finance team is responsible for establishing our financial infrastructure and strategy. We combine analytical and strategic thinking to help Dropbox scale its global brand and continue on a best-in-class trajectory.

Role Description

The Global Infrastructure Accounting Manager will be a key member of the Accounting Operations team and will be hands on coordinating the company’s world-wide infrastructure, real estate, and fixed asset processes. Additionally, this hire will be key in developing policies and procedures that support cross functional teams for current global operations. 
 
This full-time role will interface daily with internal departments and upper management and the ideal candidate is detail-orientated and enjoys working in a fast-paced, high growth environment.
 

Responsibilities 

  • Manage infrastructure and fixed asset team members in San Francisco, CA 
  • Manage the career development of your staff and other professionals across the finance organization.
  • Manage Dropbox’s infrastructure, real estate and fixed asset processes related to monthly close, analytics and reporting
  • Develop and monitor the compliance of capitalization and purchasing policies
  • Work closely with financial planning and tax departments on internal reporting
  • Coordinate with supply chain teams on the purchasing and tracking of racks, servers, networking equipment, and furniture for multiple datacenters
  • Participate in legal contract reviews related to real estate and datacenters
  • Drive the development of strategies to improve accounting operations effectiveness, including the development and execution of organizational, process and system changes 
  • Assist with financial audit preparation/support, including footnote disclosures
  • Preparation for Sarbanes Oxley compliance
  • Ad hoc projects as necessary

Requirements

  • CPA with 5–10 years’ experience in accounting with a mix of both a public accounting firm and top tier tech company 
  • Leadership and people-management skills
  • Top performer that is willing to dive into the details, and looking to gain experience and grow with Dropbox 
  • Advanced knowledge of US GAAP including operating and capital leases, asset capitalization, and asset retirement obligations  
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal and external business partners
  • Detail-oriented with great organizational skills, but comfortable with ambiguity 
  • Execution focused with the ability to take individual responsibility for delivering quality work in a timely manner
  • Strong communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills, including the ability to interact effectively with all areas and levels of the company

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