Staff Accountant at Rapid7

| Greater Boston Area
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Rapid7 is helping organizations around the globe advance securely. Our technology, services, and community-focused research simplify complexity for security teams, helping them reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. With more than 8,000 customers across 120 countries, Rapid7 is a recognized leader in cybersecurity that has proudly earned numerous industry accolades and strong recognition for our disruptive technology and incredible company culture.

The Opportunity 

Building meaningful customer partnerships is not just something we talk about at Rapid7, it’s a core value in everything we do. From product development to sales, marketing and support, providing our customers with better outcomes in protecting and securing their organizations is our mission. 

As the Staff Accountant at Rapid7, you’ll work closely with the entire Accounting Team to contribute to the key operational needs of the business and support the month-end close process. Your position provides visibility into areas such as general ledger accounting, accounts payable, payroll, and public company financial reporting requirements. You’ll also play a pivotal role in supporting the Accounting Team to scale its workflows and implement best-in-class processes as we strive to keep pace with Rapid7’s continued, fast-paced growth. You know you’ll thrive in this role because you’re a team player who’s ready to learn and be challenged. If you like the idea of working in a dynamic environment that encourages people to “bring you” and “challenge convention” every day, then Rapid7 is the place for you.

 

In this role you will:

  • Be a key player in the monthly close process 

  • Prepare journal entries, account reconciliations and related analyses for balance sheet and income statement accounts

  • Support the establishment of appropriate internal controls and implement new accounting policies and procedures 

  • Prepare monthly and ad-hoc financial reporting for business partners and other senior management stakeholders

  • Assist in the quarterly review and annual audit process with external auditors

  • Provide data to support SEC reporting requirements

 

In return you will bring:

  • 1-2 years of Accounting or related Finance experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA a plus

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel

  • High energy coupled with a sense of urgency and ability to multitask

  • Proven ability to produce highly detailed work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment

  • Prior tech company experience a plus

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Location

Rapid7 is conveniently located between the North End and West End of Boston, with plenty of restaurants, bars and public transport close by.

What are Rapid7 Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Once a year, Rapid7 offices across the globe close for the day so employees can volunteer.
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Our game room includes Ping Pong.
Stocked Kitchen
Rapid7 has a fully stocked kitchen including unlimited snacks, coffee, tea and all of the flavored sparkling water you can handle.
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications
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