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VP, Global Accounting Operations

San Francisco, CA, USA | Fastly

  • Industry:
    Internet / Online Media
  • Position Type:
    Full-Time
  • Functions:
    Accounting / Control
    Finance (Internal)
    General Management
  • Experience:
    10-12 years
Job Description:
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Fastly is looking for a proven operations accounting leader to help lead and enhance our day-to-day operations. From building and leading multiple teams to developing world class systems and processes, our VP, Global Accounting Operations will play a key role in the efficiency and effectiveness of our business. This person will report directly to the CFO and will lead our Accounts Payable, Revenue Operations, International Bookkeeping, Global Payroll, and day-to-day Equity Operations teams and ensure ongoing tax compliance. Are you excited to lead, build, and optimize systems and processes and develop an extraordinary team? If so, we’d love for you to apply!


What You'll Do


Lead Accounts Payable, Revenue Operations, International Bookkeeping, Global Payroll, and day-to-day Equity Operations teams and ensure ongoing tax compliance

Evaluate and optimize our systems and processes, striving for automation, scalability, and accuracy, ultimately leading to outstanding customer service for our internal partners

As a critical leader, the VP, Global Accounting Operations will build relationships and partner with departments to provide data and insights to help managers run the company and make effective decisions

Actively coach and build a high-achieving, collaborative team by leading and managing by example and playing an active role in the recruitment of new talent; create an inspiring vision for your team as Fastly enters its next chapter of growth

Build and execute on metrics for measuring results and lead your teams towards consistent improvement of them

Provide leadership and strategic vision for scaling the team and our financial infrastructure to stay ahead of the growing demands of our high-growth business

Rely on a combination of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgement to make sound decisions, even in the absence of complete information

What We're Looking For


A leader with a clear sense of ownership and vision

A proven hands-on and collaborative leader with a proven track record for scaling teams, systems, and processes

A positive approach to leadership and mentorship

A deep understanding of industry best practices

10+ years of experience leading accounting operations for a publicly traded company

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in finance or accounting required

Positive attitude with a willingness to go above and beyond for your team and your business partners

CPA designation required


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