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Corporate Accountant

Department: Finance

Location: Santa Barbara

Req#: 5128

As a member of the Sonos Corporate Accounting team, you will be responsible for a variety of general accounting functions critical to the global monthly close process. This includes analyzing financial statements and reports, preparing journal entries, and performing account reconciliations. 

This position requires strong attention to detail and the ideal candidate will be highly motivated, very organized, have a positive outlook, and be curious by nature. We are a growing team with progressive outlook so we encourage a willingness to learn, a collaborative attitude, honesty, and an inclination to help others. This position will report to the Senior Manager, Corporate Accounting.
About You

You want to be part of a team.

You come with new ideas and a unique point of view. You look forward to collaborating with a diverse team of talent. You assume everyone’s best intentions, welcome a healthy debate, and embrace differing opinions. You eagerly seek and give help. Transparency tops your list of values, and you proactively contribute to a culture of respect and inclusion.

You enjoy a challenge.

Inquisitive and focused, you see every challenge as an opportunity. You’re ambitious and comfortable making mistakes because you learn from them and bounce back quickly. You would rather create the future than wait for it. You prioritize long-term value over short-term objectives.

You love to listen.

You approach every interaction with curiosity and a desire to understand. You want to make a positive impact in the world. You’re passionate about culture and know the power that music, film, podcasts, games, and stories have to bring people together.

What You’ll Do
  • Responsible for certain month end close activities covering accruals, inventory, fixed assets, and debt
  • Improve and maintain analysis reports and investigate balance sheet and income statement account fluctuations
  • Maintain general ledger accounts through account reconciliations and analysis within Blackline
  • Drive process improvements to the monthly close to improve quality and increase efficiencies
  • Develop, document, and maintain standard operating policies and procedures to ensure compliance with company policy, SOX, and US GAAP
  • Collaborate with external and internal auditors to ensure audit requirements are met 
  • Participate in ad hoc projects, as needed
Skills You’ll Need
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, mathematics, economics, business or finance 
  • 2+ years of experience working in the accounting field. Experience can be a combination of public accounting experience
  • High attention to detail and general technical prowess
  • Strong Excel skills; ability to problem solve, analyze, and present data in simple format
  • Experience with Blackline and/or SAP a plus
  • A strong desire to learn and grow personally and professionally
  • Ability to work in a fast-moving atmosphere in a very team-oriented and collaborative environment
More About Sonos

Sonos is a sound experience company. We pioneered multiroom wireless audio, made it sound amazing, and changed the way people listen, making it effortless for them to enjoy what they want, where they want, how they want.

Today we continue empowering listeners by developing new technologies, thoughtfully designing products, expanding our software platform, and crafting brilliant sound experiences while participating in a culture that values respect, transparency, collaboration, and ownership.

Together we’re working to positively impact the world and inspire everyone to listen better—because listening brings people together, builds understanding, drives change, and makes us happier.

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