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Manager, GL, Financial Reporting & External Audit

Title: Manager, GL, Financial Reporting & External Audit
Reporting To: Director, Finance
Location: Osterville, MA

In the action-packed world of live video creation and distribution, The Switch is always on and always there – setting the industry benchmark for quality, reliability and unmatched levels of service. The Switch network connects over 800 of the world’s largest content producers and distributors to each other, and to professional sports and event venues; seamlessly linking rights holders, broadcasters, streaming platforms, media outlets and web services. Our video production and global transmission services are trusted every day by corporate enterprises and leading sports, news and entertainment organizations who rely on The Switch to turn-on their live content, anywhere in the world.

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The Switch is seeking an insightful and motivated Manager, GL, Financial Reporting & External Audit to help deliver our ambitious business plan to grow and further develop our Company. This position will report directly to the Director of Finance while working closely with various internal teams.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Manage delivery for all aspects of the general ledger process, validation and analysis of reported results and support the audit process.
  • Manage monthly & period close process, variance reporting, account reconciliations and account analysis.
  • Perform the full range of complex accounting and financial activities.
  • Ensure monthly and year-end closes are completed timely and accurately.
  • Design and implement informative financial result reports to meet the needs of the business.
  • Interpret and analyze financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures, provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems.
  • Prepare detailed analysis and reporting to record major accruals and adjustments.
  • Work closely with the Finance team to manage accounting transitions and provide value added analysis.
  • Manage direct report(s) on a daily basis.
  • Maintain documentation to support the audit process.
  • Assist with financial audits as necessary and interface with auditors.
  • Prepare and assist with documentation and monitoring of internal controls.
  • Respond to various audit requests related to designated areas of responsibilities.
  • Complete accounting and finance related projects as requested by Supervisor.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting or Finance preferred.
  • 5+ years Accounting/General Ledger experience. • Experience in Telecommunications accounting is preferred.
  • Strong computer aptitude and advanced proficiency in Excel required.
  • Outstanding attention to detail and ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast paced and challenging environment.
  • Ability to meet assigned and tight deadlines.
  • Strong problem solving and analysis skills.
  • Self-motivated with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and critical thinking skills as well as interpersonal skills required to work with a team environment.
  • Previous experience managing employees.

Schedule and Compensation:

  • Full-Time
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package

Please send resumes via email to No phone calls, please.