DigitalGlobe Financial Reporting / SEC Accountant in Westminster, Colorado

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Maxar Technologies has an immediate opening for a Senior Accountant in Westminster, Colorado. This individual will support the financial reporting and technical accounting teams. Primary responsibilities will be to assist in the preparation and review of SEC filings and document the accounting treatment for complex transactions.

  • Preparation of quarterly filings, including Financial Statements, Proxy and Earnings Release

  • Preparation of monthly cash flow statements

  • Assist Investor Relations and Legal departments with quarterly earnings process

  • Preparation of monthly stock compensation entries and associated reconciliations

  • Review new contracts and assess the accounting implications based on existing accounting standards, interpretations or regulations

  • Assist in the conversion from IFRS to US GAAP, and adoption of new accounting standards

  • Communicate with various internal groups to gather relevant information for decision making related to proper accounting treatment for significant transactions

  • Write technical memos supporting significant accounting positions

  • Participate in month-end and year-end close processes, as needed, including assisting with internal and external audits and review

  • Research accounting or reporting issues

  • Perform special projects or duties as required within the finance department

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

  • Public accounting experience required

  • 2-4 years of relevant experience, including experience with financial reporting and complex technical accounting or revenue recognition issues

  • Familiarity with GAAP, SEC and SOX requirements

  • Proactive with an aptitude for process improvement

  • High degree of accuracy and efficiency with strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work independently, be a self-starter and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment

  • Analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to manage multiple projects/priorities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

  • US Citizen or permanent resident required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • CPA

  • IFRS experience

  • Experience with OneStream/Hyperion

DigitalGlobe and Radiant solutions offer a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.

DigitalGlobe is a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions that help decision makers better understand our changing planet in order to save lives, resources and time. Sourced from the world’s leading constellation, our imagery solutions deliver unmatched coverage and capacity to meet our customers’ most demanding mission requirements. Each day customers in defense and intelligence, public safety, civil agencies, map making and analysis, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, infrastructure management, navigation technology, and providers of location-based services depend on DigitalGlobe data, information, technology and expertise to gain actionable insight.

DigitalGlobe is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.