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Are you a well-rounded performer who thrives in a fast paced, demanding environment? Are you equally at home digging into the details as you are strategizing at a high level? Palantir seeks such an individual to assist our Controller in streamlining finance and accounting functions. This role will manage a team and have a myriad of responsibilities related to management of day-to-day accounting operations, and will work extensively with our Finance, People Operations and Legal teams to help expand Palantir's global operations.
Plan, develop, and implement effective accounting strategies in accordance with evolving regulatory, legal, and governmental requirements and industry trends
Manage the monthly global financial close process in a timely manner, including preparation and review of journal entries
Supervise the day-to-day operations of the accounting department
Help manage reporting functions, including drafting of audited financial statements, and coordination of document review with management and an external audit team
BA/BS in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Accounting, or related field
1.5-3.5 years of total working experience with at least 1.5 years in a large public accounting firm
Extensive experience in application of US GAAP, International Financial Reporting Standards, and working knowledge of local accounting standards in foreign jurisdictions
High proficiency with Excel and accounting systems