Valor Capital Group
Valor Capital Group

Director of Accounting Policy



Accounting & Finance
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024
StubHub is on a mission to redefine the live event experience on a global scale. Whether someone is looking to attend their first event or their hundredth, we’re here to delight them all the way from the moment they start looking for a ticket until they step through the gate. The same goes for our sellers. From fans selling a single ticket to the promoters of a worldwide stadium tour, we want StubHub to be the safest, most convenient way to offer a ticket to the millions of fans who browse our platform around the world.
StubHub is seeking a proactive self-starter who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment to help scale the accounting policy function at our high growth company. The Director of Accounting Policy will work to document accounting policies and transactions and work cross-functionally with the business.
This is a hybrid work opportunity located in New York, NY. We have a 3-day in-office and 2-day remote schedule.

What You'll Do

  • Key leadership position providing subject matter expertise on accounting guidance and makes recommendations regarding the interpretation and application of accounting standards under company policy and GAAP.
  • Responsible for technical accounting research and implementation, including reviewing proposed accounting standards and determining the potential impact to the Company.
  • Review and document complicated accounting issues and makes recommendations for appropriate treatment.
  • Document and research financial, tax and regulatory reporting changes.
  • Lead in the preparation of accounting transaction memos detailing significant transactions.
  • Assist in the quarterly preparation and review of consolidated financial statements, and related SEC disclosures for public filings including forms: 10K, 10Q and 8Ks. Advise on the financial statement review process to ensure all matters are appropriately disclosed.
  • Responsible for the preparation and updating of accounting policies and development and maintenance of the Company accounting policy manual
  • Interact with independent auditors on accounting technical matters
  • Responsible for providing training to accounting department related to accounting policies and new accounting standards
  • Fulfill ad-hoc requests from members within the accounting department and other areas as needed.
  • This person will work with key stakeholders to ensure accounting and financial reporting process risks have been identified, assessed and documented in accordance with SOX requirements.

Who You Are

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • CPA required
  • 7+ years of related experience with minimum of 5 years of public accounting preferable
  • Strong US GAAP knowledge and research skills
  • Big 4 experience, national office rotation a plus
  • Hands on knowledge and experience accounting financial reporting with respect to a technology company, including revenue recognition, software development (internal use software), impairment considerations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, including extensive experience writing and reviewing technical accounting memos
  • Ability to clearly articulate accounting matters to senior executives
  • Provide strategic direction and sound business judgment that result in the achievement of finance and companywide objectives
  • Proficient with MS office suites

What We Offer

  • Accelerated Growth Environment: Immerse yourself in an environment designed for swift skill and knowledge enhancement, where you have the autonomy to lead experiments and tests on a massive scale.
  • Top Tier Compensation Package: Enjoy a rewarding compensation package that includes enticing stock incentives, aligning with our commitment to recognizing and valuing your contributions.
  • Flexible Time Off: Embrace a healthy work-life balance with unlimited Flex Time Off, providing you the flexibility to manage your schedule and recharge as needed.
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package: Prioritize your well-being with a comprehensive benefits package, featuring 401k, and premium Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance options.
  • Team-Building Events: Engage in vibrant team events that foster camaraderie and collaboration, creating an atmosphere where your professional and personal growth are celebrated.
The anticipated gross base annual salary range for this role is $198,900 – $231,100 per year. Actual compensation will vary depending on factors such as a candidate’s qualifications, skills, experience, and competencies. Base annual salary is one component of StubHub’s total compensation and competitive benefits package, which includes equity, 401(k), paid time off, paid parental leave, and comprehensive health benefits.
About Us
StubHub is the world’s leading marketplace to buy and sell tickets to any live event, anywhere. Through StubHub in North America and viagogo, our international platform, we service customers in 195 countries in 33 languages and 49 available currencies. With more than 300 million tickets available annually on our platform to events around the world -- from sports to music, comedy to dance, festivals to theater -- StubHub offers the safest, most convenient way to buy or sell tickets to the most memorable live experiences. Come join our team for a front-row seat to the action.
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