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Senior Accounting Manager

| Chicago

The Opportunity
Vivid Seats is the largest independent online ticket marketplace, sending tens of millions of fans to live events. Experiences Matter. Their importance is expanding rapidly as the industry continues to grow year over year. Working at Vivid Seats provides an opportunity to scale our best in class platform, allowing our fans to sit closer and see more. 

At Vivid Seats, you will have the opportunity to work with the flexibility and the speed of a startup while operating at massive, profitable scale. We keep our teams lean, giving every employee direct accountability to creating a positive ticket buying experience. We are relentless and move quickly to release new features and content to our applications daily. Your ideas are heard and implemented; your hard work rewarded. Being part of our team means that you have the ability to drive impact and own the innovation that allows us to connect our tens of millions of unique monthly users to the memorable experiences that live events create.
As a Senior Accounting Manager, you will play a critical role in our financial reporting process, provide guidance on technical accounting matters and help meet the accounting needs of an expanding company. Our department has many exciting and demanding projects, slated for the coming months: enhancing our accounting systems, applying new revenue and lease standards, increasing efficiency of our existing processes and supporting new business objectives. This role will have a significant impact in each of these areas, and more, while working closely with senior leaders in accounting, finance and throughout the organization. This is a great opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills to new challenges and expand your reach as our company grows.
To be successful, you'll need 

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting (or equivalent educational experience)
  • Eight years of relevant work experience in public or private accounting
  • Deep familiarity with a wide range of accounting topics, including consolidations and international businesses
  • Experience working with accounting systems (NetSuite preferred)
  • Ability to oversee multiple responsibilities and projects simultaneously (supervisory experience preferred)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel

What We Offer

We are passionate about creating memorable experiences for our fans and the best in class experience for our employees. Vivid Seats offers competitive compensation levels, individual and team-based bonus opportunities, generous benefits package and Flex PTO policy plus a variety of workplace perks. The most exciting one: We offer our employees $100 worth of credits each month to spend on Vivid Seats tickets along with promotional discounts. At the heart of it, we are all fans of great live events. We want to help you get there more often.

Location

111 N Canal Suite #800

Chicago, IL 60606

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Location

Located in the Loop near major transportation lines including Ogilvie and Union stations, as well as the Brown, Purple, Green, and Blue CTA lines
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What are Vivid Seats Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

We offer discounts on tickets to attend your favorite events along with great health insurance plans with healthy employer subsidies, and pre-tax commuter benefits. . We host catered lunches and regular happy hours to recognize birthdays and celebrate successes. Our corporate office provides a fully paid in-building gym membership for your morning yoga or lunchtime run. For those with strong balance skills, we also have treadmill and bike desks!

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