Share this Job
Apply now »



Associate Accountant

Req id:  5684

Virtual, IE




Together Carbonite and Webroot form the SMB and Consumer Division of OpenText. The mission of our joint offering is to make cyber resilience simple, reliable and accessible in the connected world. We foster a thriving, dynamic environment rich with inventive minds and entrepreneurial spirit and our employees are empowered and encouraged to build their careers at OpenText.



Role Description:


This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading global software company who is going through an exciting period of growth. Working within a well established, growing finance team your role will be varied and will present great opportunity for learning and professional development.


As Financial Accountant, you will be a key player in the close process on a monthly and quarterly basis. You will also play a key role in systems implementation, as well as accounting and compliance issues. We're looking for a driven, high-energy individual that can work well with internal and external partners. The ideal candidate will be expected to problem tackle, recommend solutions and exercise good business judgment while performing their function.


KEY Responsibilities:


  • Month and quarter-end close duties, including prepaids, fixed assets, balance sheet reconciliations for several EMEA entities
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly reporting packs for all entities
  • Statutory audit support
  • Vat and statistical return preparation
  • Assist in the testing and development of accounting system functionality
  • Internal controls and SOX compliance
  • Ad hoc accounting duties as required



  • Qualified ACCA/ACA
  • Minimum of 3+ years PQE
  • Proven knowledge of US GAAP and local GAAP
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Oracle ERP, SAP and/or Netsuite experience a distinct advantage
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to take ownership of tasks and deliver results
  • Fluent English essential
  • Some travel may be required periodically




At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Explore your career and your potential. Become an OpenText Voyager.

Apply now »