Accounting Manager, G&A

San Francisco, CA

Who We Are:

Twitter operates in over 40+ offices around the globe. We are seeking an Accounting Manager to support General & Administrative (G&A) teams. 

What You’ll Do:

  • You will lead the Company’s GL team for G&A functional area, which includes execution of monthly accounting close process, ensuring accurate results are delivered on time for reporting in accordance with US GAAP.

  • You will be responsible for review of journals and recons of expenses, accruals, prepaid, deferred rent, sublease income, deposits and various other accounts.

  • You are responsible for the Legal Accrual Process, working with the Legal team to better utilize Serengeti, to help automate and provide continued efficiency

  • Manage staff located in our Shared Service Center operations, ensuring they stay on task and all errors are found before JEs are posted to GL and/or recons loaded in ARM. Offer continued support and guidance by meeting with them regularly pre/post close

  • Lead the implementation of standard methodologies in GL team to scale with our business and international expansion

  • Manage and prepare documentation for internal and external audit requests and support external reporting requirements

  • Provide guidance to business partners relating to accounting policies and best practice and build relationship with business partners and can influence in compliance.

  • Participate in the implementation or optimization of ERP system to drive efficient and effective processes

  • Represent US G&A team, participate in and contribute to global DRI projects by collaborating with global RTR teams

  • Own relevant GL controls and processes to ensure SOX compliance

  • Prepare and present monthly P/L and B/S flux for management review on a monthly and quarterly basis

  • Prepare and also present analysis at quarter end for invoices below accrual threshold to substantiate standing accruals with FP&A and Sr. Management

  • Other responsibilities may include but not limited to: assisting in minimal payroll accounting review, SAAS accounting review, participate in special projects, system enhancements, or ad hoc analysis as assigned

Who You Are:

  • You have recent experience with Google docs and google hangouts

  • You have good knowledge of Serengeti for use of accruals

  • You are experienced with ARM or equivalent account reconciliation tool

  • You have excellent communication and presentation skills

  • You are able to work independently in a rapidly changing environment while delivering on-time accurate results


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business with relevant work experience

  • Minimum of 5 years related experience with global public company of at least 3000+ employee’s

  • You have experience managing 3rd party staff (ie: shared service) and led accounting projects including implementation of tools to increase efficiency

  • In depth knowledge of US GAAP

  • Minimum 1 year recent work experience using Oracle R12

  • Excel super user (pivot tables, vlookups, hlookups, sumif(s) etc.)


We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter. Twitter is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.


San Francisco applicants: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


Hiring Process

Step 1

After you apply, a recruiter may reach out to you for an introductory call.

Step 2

If your background is a match for the role, you may phone interview with 1-2 people.

Step 3

If you continue through the process, you will come onsite 1-2 times to interview with a total of 5-10 people.


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At Twitter, we have a bold aspiration to reach every person on the planet. We believe that goal is more attainable with a team that understands and represents different cultures and backgrounds and we are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter.

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