Senior SEC Reporting Analyst



Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, September 27, 2023

About the Role

Rapid7 is seeking an experienced, highly motivated candidate to join our growing finance organization as a Senior SEC Reporting Analyst. The position is responsible for supporting the compilation and analysis of data related to timely, accurate disclosures for required SEC periodic filings on Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K. The role will provide significant opportunity to work closely with various cross functional teams (e.g., General Ledger Accounting, Tax, Investor Relations and Legal). The position requires a high energy, results oriented person with strong technical accounting skills responsible for high quality financial reporting in a multi-task environment. This position will report to the Senior Manager, SEC Reporting.

In this role, you will:

  • Participate in the preparation of financial statements including annual and quarterly SEC reporting on Forms 10-K,10-Q and 8-K including review of XBRL

  • Lead the preparation/collection of supporting schedules and documentation for SEC filings and perform tie-outs

  • Prepare quarterly and annual disclosure checklists

  • Support external auditors’ audit/reviews of SEC filings

  • Assist with the implementation and ongoing monitoring of significant new accounting pronouncements and their related impact on disclosures under US GAAP

  • Prepare share-based compensation accounting including month-end close procedures through journal entry preparation and account reconciliation

  • Prepare the calculation of earnings per share

  • Lead review of impairment testing of goodwill, intangible and long-lived assets, including evaluation of potential impairment indicators

  • Identify opportunities to streamline SEC reporting via automation or other options

  • Support Sarbanes Oxley compliance process related to equity and financial reporting

  • Perform other ad-hoc duties and projects as needed

The skills you’ll bring include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration or Finance. Current Certified Public Accountant or working toward CPA license

  • Relevant experience from a combination of 4+ years with either a large public CPA firm or public company industry experience

  • Current understanding of technical accounting pronouncements, US GAAP and SEC rules and regulations

  • Strong analytical and data analysis skills

  • Knowledge of share-based compensation accounting

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel

  • Knowledge of Workiva Wdesk a plus

  • Detail oriented and well organized with the ability to work independently and under tight deadlines

We know that the best ideas and solutions come from multi-dimensional teams. That’s because these teams reflect a variety of backgrounds and professional experiences. If you are excited about this role and feel your experience can make an impact, please don’t be shy - apply today.

About Rapid7

At Rapid7, we are on a mission to create a secure digital world for our customers, our industry, and our communities. We do this by embracing tenacity, passion, and collaboration to challenge what’s possible and drive extraordinary impact.

Here, we’re building a dynamic workplace where everyone can have the career experience of a lifetime. We challenge ourselves to grow to our full potential. We learn from our missteps and celebrate our victories. We come to work every day to push boundaries in cybersecurity and keep our 10,000 global customers ahead of whatever’s next.

Join us and bring your unique experiences and perspectives to tackle some of the world’s biggest security challenges.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law.