Granicus is the leading provider of citizen engagement technologies and services for the public sector, bringing governments closer to the people they serve with the first-and-only Civic Engagement Platform. Granicus works with more than 4,500 government organizations and connects more than 220 million people in the largest Citizen Subscriber Network of its kind.

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Controller

St. Paul, MN or Denver, CO or Washington, DC
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Job Description

The Granicus Finance team is a high performing group that enjoys partnering with teams to assist with the Company’s objectives. We are looking for a leader to ensure successful delivery of accurate financial data to our owners and management. The ideal candidate would have previous controller experience, be resourceful, flexible with requests, enjoys solving problems, is effective at managing relationships and communicates well with others.

What You’ll Do:

  • Lead, develop and improve the global close processes for a fast-paced, rapidly growing Global SaaS company
  • Establish and maintain accounting policies, leading practices and procedures to ensure US GAAP compliance
  • Manage the general ledger, technical accounting & policy, consolidations, reporting and other teams
  • Oversee monthly/quarterly/annual close efforts
  • Ensure overall corporate controllership policies are aligned globally
  • Oversee all accounting integration & valuation for mergers & acquisitions
  • Improving internal controls to ensure SOX compliance with all processes within the controllership organization
  • Oversee consolidations and management reporting, working closely with FP&A team
  • Perform, Manage and complete tasks related to acquisitions, including: executing acquisition transaction payments, assessing acquired company balance sheets, integration of operations, coordination of activities for purchase price valuations and allocations
  • Mentor team members to achieve set deadlines as well as meet their career goals
  • On a quarterly basis, provide bank covenants calculations and financial statements to lenders
  • Complete transfer pricing calculations on a quarterly basis and coordinate with tax experts to complete estimates for ownership
  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Manage NetSuite and other financial applications setup and user level permissions
  • Oversee audit process by external independent auditors
Skills & Requirements

Who You Are:

  • You have 10+ years of experience, including 2+ years in a role as a controller or other senior financial role
  • CPA required
  • You have experience with Mergers and Acquisitions, including integration of acquired operations
  • You have intermediate MS Office skills, strong Excel, and experience with NetSuite and Adaptive Insights is a plus
  • You possess a high degree of accuracy and problem-solving skills
  • You have proven project management skills including communicating issues and potential solutions to others
  • You demonstrate a sense of urgency and ability to meet deadlines without compromising accuracy
  • BA/BS in Accounting with strong technical accounting skills required
  • Experience related to Tax
  • Adept at prioritization, responsiveness and understanding a sense of urgency. Ability to balance multiple projects.
  • Highly organized, inquisitive individual who always challenges the status quo and is open to new ideas and considerations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interact & engage with all levels of the organization.
  • Experience in fast-paced, rapidly growing environment preferred. Must have ability to roll up sleeves and still enjoy the work.
  • Cloud Software industry experience preferred

Granicus is committed to providing equal employment opportunities. All qualified applicants and employees will be considered for employment and advancement without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, physical or mental disability, age, genetic information, sexual or affectional orientation, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status, military or veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Qualifications

Benefits: At Granicus, we offer a competitive benefits package that allows employees to tailor benefits to their needs. Benefits listed below are for employees based in the U.S.

  • Flexible Time Off
  • Medical (includes an option that is paid 100% by Granicus!), Dental & Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) plan with matching contribution
  • Tuition & Training Reimbursement
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employer paid Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, Group Term Life Insurance and AD&D Insurance
  • Group legal coverage 
  • Transit and/or parking supplement for office based employees
  • Free snacks and drinks in our offices
  • And more!

Granicus is committed to providing equal employment opportunities. All qualified applicants and employees will be considered for employment and advancement without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, physical or mental disability, age, genetic information, sexual or affectional orientation, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status, military or veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law. 

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