Sr Analyst, International Reporting (R5302)


At Elastic, we see endless possibility in a world of endless data. And we use the power of search to help people and organizations turn that possibility into results. Elastic is the leading platform for search-powered solutions. With solutions in Enterprise Search, Observability, and Security, we help improve customer and employee search experiences, keep critical applications running smoothly, and protect against cyber threats. Elastic enables organizations worldwide to use the power of Elastic, including Netflix, Uber, BBC, Microsoft, and thousands of others.

Elastic was built on a foundation of being free and open, which trickles down to how we work. We’re a distributed organization and have been from the beginning. Being distributed isn’t just a way of doing business—it’s a mentality that is at the core of our culture.

The Finance team is looking for an International Reporting Senior Analyst who would be exhilarated to join a small financial reporting team in a fast-growing technology company. This role will report to our Manager, International Financial Reporting. You will work together with a broad range of groups: accounting, tax, legal and treasury. 

What You Will Be Doing:

With direction from the Manager, and others, you will drive timely and accurate completion of statutory reporting requirements across a number of international entities and resolve project roadblocks as needed !

In the day-to-day, you can expect to:

  • Prepare financial statements and supporting schedules as per IFRS/local GAAP!
  • Establish strong working relationships and collaborate with various internal groups & external consultants & auditors
  • Maintain statutory ledgers to track US GAAP vs local GAAP/IFRS differences year over year
  • Monitor, analyze and interpret new, proposed and changes to financial reporting requirements
  • Assist on the request and communication with service providers and external auditors
  • Provide insightful financial analysis including explanations of variances between actual and prior period results and presents findings
  • Participate in other international reporting projects as assigned

What You Bring Along:

  • Professional accolades (CA/CPA) and prior experience in financial reporting
  • Experience in a fast-paced, high-growth, global environment

In addition, you have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 3+ years of external audit, accounting, and/or financial reporting experience
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS & local GAAP
  • Proficiency in MS Excel. Experience with large ERP system (NetSuite preferred)
  • Potential to handle multiple challenging projects & priorities simultaneously & stay highly organized

And you consider yourself to be:

  • Problem solver: Strong, hands-on & analytical with practical & simple solutions in place, able to think & work tactically & strategically
  • Communicator: Takes an "open source" approach to quality assurance. Keeps the team educated on the priorities & current tasks. Encourages constructive feedback on one's work. Ability to optimally communicate across all levels in the company & with external auditors
  • Flexible & adaptable: Able to self-start & switch gears in high-stress situations & quickly learn new technologies & adopt new methodologies
  • Detail oriented: Lives by the mantra “the devil is in the details” & takes phenomenal pride in getting it right
  • Accountable: A standout colleague who leads by example, holds self-accountable, takes complete ownership, & champions all aspects of reporting initiatives

Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People

As a distributed company, diversity drives our identity. Whether you’re looking to launch a new career or grow an existing one, Elastic is the type of company where you can balance great work with great life. Your age is only a number. It doesn’t matter if you’re just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.

We strive to have parity of benefits across regions and while regulations differ from place to place, we believe taking care of our people is the right thing to do.

  • Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
  • Health coverage for you and your family in many locations
  • Ability to craft your calendar with flexible locations and schedules for many roles
  • Generous number of vacation days each year
  • Double your charitable giving - We match donations 1:1 up to $1500 USD (or local currency equivalent)
  • Up to 40 hours each year to use toward volunteer projects you love.
  • Embracing parenthood with minimum of 16 weeks of parental leave

Different people approach problems differently. We need that. Elastic is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation.

We welcome individuals with disabilities and strive to create an accessible and inclusive experience for all individuals. To request an accommodation during the application or the recruiting process, please email We will reply to your request within 24 business hours of submission.

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