Staff Accountant

| Greater LA Area

Staff Accountant

Crunch the numbers to a better gig. One of the Best Places to Work in LA has an opening for a Staff Accountant. Join Boingo, One of the Best Places to Work in LA! We are looking for a motivated Staff Accountant with 3+ years of experience in general accounting. You’ll play an important part in the month-end close and help maintain the integrity and accuracy of the financial statements. You’ll work closely with business partners throughout the organization and help Boingo’s leaders make smart financial decisions. We value our accounting team as smart business partners. You will work alongside a close-knit team and learn all aspects of the business.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations for month-end close. Ensure all transactions are accounted for in accordance with US GAAP
  • Analyze bandwidth circuit costs, determine proper accruals, and explain variances vs budget/forecast
  • Record monthly entries for finance equipment leases and financed maintenance contracts
  • Review additions to prepaid accounts, record monthly amortization, and ensure proper classification between short-term / long-term
  • Review debt agreements, prepare interest amortization schedules, and record deferred financing costs
  • Review invoices for letter of credit fees, line of credit fees, other bank fees and reconcile vs. monthly accruals.
  • Record monthly accruals for bonuses, commissions, Board of Directors fees and other accruals
  • Prepare quarterly/annual schedules for 10-Q/10-K disclosures
  • Ensure compliance with internal controls and policies and procedures in accordance with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
  • Assist with completion of audit requests/inquiries from external auditors and other third parties
  • Drive process improvements and identify opportunities for cost savings
  • Assist with ad-hoc analysis and special projects

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 3+ years of progressive general accounting experience
  • Public accounting experience, CPA a plus
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written/verbal communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Must be detail oriented, proactive, with the ability to work well independently
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel (e.g., vlookups, pivots tables, etc.)
  • Oracle Fusion experience a plus
  • Mobile Internet, e-commerce, telecommunications or Wi-Fi related industries a plus

Meet Boingo

Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI) helps the world stay connected. Our vast footprint of Wi-Fi and cellular networks reaches more than a billion consumers annually. From airports and stadiums to universities and military bases, Boingo helps folks stay connected to the people and things they love.

Our team is creative, collaborative, and on the cutting edge of technology. (You can check out some of the awards we’ve won here. #humblebrag). But there’s no doubt the “secret sauce” to Boingo’s success is our incredible team and culture. We take pride in having fun and staying healthy – think summer picnics, bowling nights, in-house yoga classes, costume contests, massages and food trucks. There’s also a kitchen stocked with yummy snacks and drinks, and an incredible benefits package including equity, health, dental, vision, 401(k) match, unlimited vacation, 12 weeks paid parental leave, and more! Plus our award-winning headquarters in Westwood boasts 360-degree views of LA, from Catalina to the Hollywood Sign. It’s no wonder we’ve been named among the Best Places to Work in LA four years in a row!

Boingo is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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Location

10960 Wilshire Blvd Suite, Los Angeles, CA 90024

An Insider's view of Boingo Wireless

How does your team reward individual success?

Boingo’s success is a product of our people, which is why we take pride in creating a work environment where employees feel rewarded. Employees are offered competitive pay, equity in the company (RSU's), attractive bonus plans, 401(k) with employer matching and more. These are just some of the reasons Boingo is an awesome place to work.

Genevieve

Director, Talent Acquisition

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

Boingoites are faced with challenges every day, but there is nothing sweeter than overcoming a difficult task, together. The perfect example is launching Project Jake. We completely redesigned our UI for Boingo Broadband customers. It launched to much success & a boost in sales and is evidence of the awesome team work and collaboration at Boingo.

Lisa

Senior Marketing Manager

How does the company support your career growth?

If you want to succeed, Boingo will go above and beyond to make it happen. Our culture is all about promoting within, so career development is top priority. We have regular lunch & learn trainings, a generous tuition reimbursement program, and many hands-on learning experiences to support our growth and expand our skill sets.

Tyler

Senior Technical Recruiter

What is your vision for the company?

It’s all about 5G! Our team is currently working on technologies that will be crucial to power 5G. I recently led our team of engineers to a significant milestone when Boingo rolled out the first private LTE network on the 3.5 GHz Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) band at a major commercial venue—Dallas Love Field Airport.

Kishore

VP, Engineering

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Some might think that it’s the gorgeous view, snacks, or kombucha on tap, but the people are really what make coming to work every day so awesome. It’s an innovative environment that solves complex problems, but knows how to have fun along the way.

I even live with two Boingoites, so I guess you could say…I really like it here!

George

Software Engineer

What are Boingo Wireless Perks + Benefits

Boingo Wireless Benefits Overview

Working at Boingo comes with more perks than a paycheck. We offer an incredible benefits package that includes equity for everyone, health, dental, vision, 401(k) match, unlimited vacation, 12 weeks paid parental leave, and more! Our award-winning office space in Westwood, CA has 360-degree views of LA - from Catalina to the Hollywood Sign – plus a kitchen stocked with yummy snacks and drinks.

Financial Well-Being
- Competitive pay
- Quarterly Incentive Plan (bonus)
- Company equity (RSU's)
- 401(k) Savings Plan with an employer match
- Flexible Spending Accounts (healthcare and dependent care)

Time to recharge and give back
- Unlimited vacation
- Company match on charity donations

Wellness programs
- Reimbursement of up to $600 per year towards a gym membership for you (and more for your spouse)
- Equinox gym in our Westwood, CA office building (with discounted membership!)
- On-site massage, yoga and stretching

Valuable extras
- Company subsidized electronic devices like smartphones, tablets and fitness devices
- Casual work environment
- Monthly employee events like Hackathons, bowling & cocktail hours
- Lots of free snacks, fruits, veggies and drinks
- Lunches and treats from great restaurants
- Game room with Boingo keg — featuring craft beers
- We even cover the cost of your Costco or AAA membership

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings once per month.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes 1-to-1 program, 1-to-many program, Cross-department program, Career mentoring, Leadership mentoring.
Continuing Education stipend
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications
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