Financial Accountant II (French / English) Job at Renaissance – 3.5 in Remote

Company Description

Renaissance is the leader in K-12 learning analytics-enabling teachers, curriculum creators, and educators to drive phenomenal student growth. Renaissance’s solutions help educators analyze, customize, and plan personalized learning paths for students, allowing time for what matters-creating energizing learning experiences in the classroom. Whether you are based at our corporate headquarters in beautiful central Wisconsin or at one of our other many locations, you can make a real difference in education. We offer competitive compensation, enviable benefits, and smart, friendly co-workers—all in a relaxed, fun atmosphere where you’ll have the opportunity to excel each day.

Job Description

Responsible for financial planning, analysis, and special projects.

Prepare financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flows accurately and on a timely basis

Ensure all transactions are accounted for in accordance with U.S. GAAP.

Perform general ledger reconciliations, maintain fixed assets, prepare monthly accruals, general ledger analysis, journal entries and chart of account maintenance.

Assist with external audits.

Be responsible for accurate and timely commission calculations.

Drive process improvement of accounting processes, procedures, policies, and controls to support the growth of the company.

Compile and analyze financial information, prepare transactions and reconciliations, document business transactions, and prepare financial reports and analysis including ad-hoc requests from internal customers.

Connect with the International business on initiatives, processes, and requirements. Update the Accounting/Finance organization on all aspects of international finance and commission.

Assist department managers in preparing their financial budgets for the operating plan, analysis of actual expenditures and provides support to the department.

Suggest alternatives to improve overall efficiency and profitability.

Provide analysis of current and proposed financial programs, develop financial evaluations for company projects and new business opportunities.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. In accordance with applicable laws, Renaissance Learning will provide reasonable accommodations that do not create an undue burden so disabled employees may perform the essential functions of the position.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting from four-year college or university preferred, and
  • Minimum three years of experience, OR
  • Equivalent combination of education and related experience
  • Fluency in English and French. Each of these are absolutely required.

Computer Skills

  • Proficient with PC applications
  • Proficient with MS office applications
  • Strong computer skills, especially spreadsheet development
  • Experience with accounting and reporting systems

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Salary Range $49,000 – $74,400 This range is based on national market data and may vary by location.

At Renaissance our mission is: “To accelerate learning for all children and adults of all ability levels and ethnic and social backgrounds, worldwide.” Inherent in that guiding principle is dedication to serving all identities by recognizing the importance of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in our organization, our work, and our products.

Frequently cited statistics show that women and underrepresented minorities will only apply to roles if they meet 100% of the qualifications. At Renaissance, we write our job descriptions to articulate our flexibility and we encourage all applications. Roles evolve over time, especially with innovation, and you may be just the person we need into the future. NO ONE ever meets 100% of the criteria in a job post. We hope you’re open to learning new skills to grow with us. Make our team, your team!

About the Company

Company: Renaissance – 3.5

Company Location:  Remote

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About Renaissance - 3.5