Experienced Staff Accountant

The Go Daddy Group Inc Scottsdale , AZ 85250

Posted 3 months ago

About GoDaddy

GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With 19 million customers worldwide, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. Our mission is to empower entrepreneurs everywhere, making opportunity more inclusive for all. To learn more about the company visit www.GoDaddy.com.

The Experienced Staff Accountant will be in charge of applying accounting principles and procedures to analyze financial information, prepare accurate and timely reports & statements, ensuring appropriate accounting control procedures.

This role will be based in Scottsdale, AZ.


  • Responsible for the preparation of general ledger entries and accurate presentation of financial statements

  • Responsible for month end close process, including preparation of journal entries, reconciliations, and account analysis in a timely manner

  • Analyze financial statements on a monthly basis and report on variances

  • Perform research on accounting issues

  • Assist in quarterly review and annual audit preparation

  • Maintains and improves SOX compliance for accounting functions and participates in SOX documentation and testing

  • Identifies and actively provides solutions for automation and process improvement while ensuring daily responsibilities are completed with detail, accuracy, and timeliness

  • Ad hoc reporting and special projects, as requested

Job Specifications:

  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Accounting

  • CPA designation or desire to pursue CPA license

  • 3 + years of relevant accounting experience;

  • Strong understanding of accounting theory, knowledge of US GAAP and related experience with accounting research and application;

  • Auditing skills, with the ability to research and reconcile difficult accounts;

  • Strong analytical skills;

  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel experience

  • Highly detail oriented and organized in work;

  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines;

  • Proactive and independent;

  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external agencies to improve performance, creativity, problem solving, and results;

  • Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from manager to accomplish assigned tasks;

  • Ability to thrive in a fun, rapidly growing, constantly changing environment


GoDaddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. GoDaddy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local and federal requirements.

If you need assistance completing an application for a position with us, please reach out to our Recruiting Team at Recruiting@godaddy.com

Please note that GODADDY does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.

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Job ID R006846

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Experienced Staff Accountant

The Go Daddy Group Inc