Senior Accounting Manager

Interplay Learning

Austin, TX, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Accounting/Finance
  • Post Date: 05/05/2021
  • Website:
  • Company Address: 1821 Westlake Drive #116, Austin, TX, 78746

About Interplay Learning

Interplay Learning is the leading provider of online training for the skilled trades, utilizing Virtual Reality and 3D simulations.

Job Description

Interplay Learning sits at the intersection of EdTech, Virtual Reality, and Enterprise Software as it modernizes Learning Management & Content Systems throughout the skilled trade industries.

  • We’ve developed an end-to-end platform – from a purpose-built authoring engine (Volt) to a growing catalogue of on-demand simulation content – that is both scalable and customizable.
  • We leverage leading technology to help the next generation of students and professionals develop advanced skillsets through proprietary experiential learning.

Awards & Recognition:

Position: Senior Accounting Manager

Overview: The Senior Accounting Manager will own the internal accounting function alongside a team of outsourced accounting contractors tasked with establishing a scalable, efficient, and high-powered department that can provide accurate, insightful, and relevant information to support all company functions in a hyper-growth environment.

Why this position: Ownership, impact, growth opportunity.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage all Accounting Operations, including revenue recognition, expenses, cash, A/R and billing, prepaids/fixed assets, A/P, accruals/credit cards, equity, and payroll
  • Own the monthly, quarterly, and year-end close processes and associated reporting packages
  • Oversee internal accounting team and third-party accounting contractors
  • Manage annual audit process in accordance GAAP
  • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Manage current ERP systems
  • Implement new processes to automate accounting
  • Prepare and manage all regulatory reporting and research technical accounting issues to ensure compliance
  • Additional accounting responsibilities as needed in a start-up environment

Who you are:

  • Entrepreneurial in your approach to problem solving
  • Aspiring Controller
  • Process-Oriented with ability to optimize and scale
  • High integrity and accountability


  • 6+ years of progressive experience in accounting operations
  • Proven experience in a mid-level accounting position at a SaaS start-up
  • Degree in Accounting or related discipline
  • Licensed CPA
  • Demonstrated knowledge of GAAP accounting principles and procedures
  • Significant experience with accounting and ERP systems (Quickbooks Enterprise,, Nexonia, Gusto, etc.)
  • Experience managing audits and ASC 606 compliance
  • Experience with reviewing financial statements, general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process


Interplay Learning Ethos:

At Interplay, we love what we do. We embrace our daily challenge to push technological limits to invent better ways to make learning easier and training more powerful. We attract passionate people and invite spirited discourse. We celebrate that our jobs fit our lives, not the inverse. We are uncompromising in our belief that together: we can build better training, build better careers and build better lives for customers and our team.


Company Benefits:

  • Generous vacation policy (3 weeks of PTO + week off around the end of year holidays)
  • Medical, vision and dental insurance coverage
  • Private company stock options
  • Learning stipend
  • Currently this position is 100% remote. In the near future you will be working from our office with the potential for weekly work from home days.


Diversity Statement

At Interplay Learning, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to who we are and how we operate our business. We’re building a diverse workforce that cultivates and supports all individuals for the betterment of each other, our company, and our customers. We believe a culture of equality creates a stronger work environment for all employees and that we are all accountable for encouraging and celebrating diverse voices. Interplay Learning commits to promote and recognize principles of fairness, equity, and social justice in relation to, and across, intersections of race, age, color, disability, faith, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, social class, economic class, ethnicity, gender identity, gender expression, and all other identities represented among our diverse membership.


We strongly encourage people of color, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and non-binary people, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. Interplay Learning is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes everyone to our team. If you need any reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Interplay Learning is committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, marital status, gender identity or expression, status as a veteran, or any other legally protected characteristic or activity in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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