Job Posting: Principal Accountant - 16803

Looking for an innovative, high-growth company in one of the hottest segments of the security market?  Come join our team at Veracode!  We are seeking a Staff Accountant to join our growing team.

The Principal Accountant will be responsible for reviewing the various financial functions within the accounting group, working on special projects and ad-hoc analysis as requested from management and meeting the operating objectives of the department.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review and post journal entries for recording in the general ledger.
  • Ensure proper execution of various monthly, quarterly and year-end close processes.
  • Review all balance sheet reconciliations and accrual accounts.
  • Review of monthly profit and loss statement for unusual account fluctuations.
  • Liaison with internal/external auditors and other financial reporting departments.
  • Develop others by encouraging accountability and enforcing performance standards.
  • Resolve complex problems that arise in everyday work, and escalate problems that are more complex.
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures within work group.
  • Test new applications and system/reporting enhancements.
  • Perform special projects and ad-hoc analysis as required.
  • Analyze and challenge current working methods to create improvements in processes and results.

Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree or global equivalent in Accounting.

Work Experience

Typically 7 or more years experience in an accounting or finance role.

Skills & Competencies

  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Organizational and time management skills in managing multiple, diverse and conflicting priorities.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Perform effectively under pressure.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, focusing on Microsoft Excel.
  • Netsuite knowledge a plus
  • Ability to read and interpret accounting pronouncements.
  • Proficient knowledge of GAAP and related financial reporting regulations.


Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred.


Apply Now OR please email your resume and cover letter to [email protected].


More About Working at Veracode

Veracode, application security business, is a leader in helping organizations secure the software that powers their world. Veracode’s SaaS platform and integrated solutions help security teams and software developers find and fix security-related defects at all points in the software development lifecycle, before they can be exploited by hackers. Our complete set of offerings help customers reduce the risk of data breaches, increase the speed of secure software delivery, meet compliance requirements, and cost effectively secure their software assets- whether that’s software they make, buy or sell.

Veracode serves more than 1,400 customers across a wide range of industries, including nearly one-third of the Fortune 100, three of the top four U.S. commercial banks and more than 20 of Forbes’ 100 Most Valuable Brands. Learn more at, on the Veracode blog, on Twitter and in the Veracode Community.

At Veracode you’ll have the opportunity to eliminate barriers for our customers and earn a competitive compensation and total rewards package – all while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short, Veracode’s fun, diverse, and fast-paced culture has put us on the map as one of the best employers in Information Technology.

We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.

We are equal opportunity employers. As such, it is our corporate policy to fill positions with qualified candidates regardless of the candidate’s race, color, sex, age, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military status, veteran status or any other protected group status.

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