Accounting Analyst

Accounting Analyst

HomeAway has a great opportunity for a detail oriented and motivated entry level accounting professional to work on accounting projects as we moved towards automation. Reporting to the Payments and Projects Manager, the Accounting Analyst will work closely with the product and accounting teams to monitor and implement daily cash matching processes. This is a new and exciting role that will be involved with key accounting initiatives and implementations.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: 

-Research and resolve exceptions between the credit card processor, accounting system, and bank statements

-Manage and organize large amounts of data in order to isolate and solve problems

-Initiate journal entries and correspondence necessary to resolve issues

-Work closely with global revenue accountants, product developers, and payment processors to establish and maintain processes

-Implement and improve global cash matching processes as they expand across new products and revenue streams

-Assist on special projects as assigned from time to time including technical accounting research and new business initiatives

-Analyze and identify trends in order to initiate productive change

Required Qualifications: 

- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting 

- 1-2 years’ experience either in corporate and/or public accounting 

- Advanced Excel skills

- Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact cross functionally with all levels of management and across geographies

- Attention to detail and ability to see tasks through to completion

- Strong organizational skills with ability to prioritize 

- Self-motivated and proactive 

- Ability to understand the total scope of business, while executing on tasks 

- Ability and desire to learn quickly in a fast-paced team environment 

Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience with e-commerce transactions a plus 

- Licensed CPA or actively pursuing CPA certification a plus

- Experience in Oracle financials a plus


- Great Medical & Dental Plans

- Highly Competitive salary

- Target annual bonus

- Company stock (RSUs)

- Employee Stock Purchase Plan

- 4 weeks paid vacation

- Free vacation rental on a yearly basis (taxable benefit)

- Ability to work up to two weeks in any of our offices around the world on a yearly basis

- Free drinks & snacks

- Weekly company update talks with our leadership team

- Free listing on HomeAway.com

- Electric adjustable stand up desk

- Casual dress code  

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