Accounting Manager
Fully Remote Stow, OH


Binary Defense, headquartered in Stow, Ohio, is a rapidly growing cybersecurity software and services firm with solutions that include best-in-class Managed Detection & Response powered by a Managed Open XDR platform. The company has a 24/7 Security Operations Center that monitors their own proprietary managed EDR software as well as supporting leadings network, cloud and identity solutions. Advanced threat hunting, defense validation and counterintelligence services provide additional layers of security. Our expert security staff and technology help shield businesses from cyberattacks.

Binary Defense is a fast-paced business that enjoys a relaxed culture (from anywhere in the continental United States) and flexible remote work options. For the fourth year in a row, Binary Defense has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the US on the Inc. 5000 list! At the 2022 Greater Cleveland Partnership’s “Best of Tech Awards,” Binary Defense was recognized as the “Best Technology Solution” for the third year in a row. We’ve also been named “North American Partner of the Year” by AT&T Cybersecurity, providing best-in-class SIEM technology and service.  Binary Defense recently completed a $36 million growth equity round of funding from Invictus Growth Partners to accelerate our growth and technology and service delivery offerings.

Binary Defense offers competitive medical, dental and vision coverage for employees and dependents, a 401k match which vests every payroll, a flexible and remote friendly work environment, as well as training opportunities to expand your skill set (to name a few!). If you’re interested in joining a growing team with great perks, we encourage you to apply!

The Accounting Manager will be responsible for leading the accounting staff in executing financial transactions and ensuring accurate financial information is executed and maintained for compliance, reporting, and other business purposes. This role will work closely with leadership to make sure appropriate financial policies and procedures are in place along with the requisite systems to enable growth.

Key Responsibilities

· Supervises the work of team members in completion of various accounting tasks, including AP, AR, recurring and nonstandard journal entries, sales tax compliance, and other items.

· Maintains and enforces a documented system of accounting policies and procedures, ensuring strong internal controls.

· Ensures all accounting transactions are properly optimized, controlled, and accounted for.

· Responsible for the month end close process, including timely preparation of financial statements

· Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings

· Collaborates across finance team and organization on systems implementation and best practices

· Create ad hoc reports as needed

· Other projects and responsibilities, as assigned.



· Accounting or Finance degree 

· 5+ years accounting/finance experience with progressive growth in responsibility, including 2+ years managerial experience or similar role.

· Experience leading the financial close process with cloud-based accounting systems and data management platforms.

· Experience with GAAP accounting and working in businesses with a subscription based recurring revenue business model.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

· Strong analytical skills.

· Strong Excel and IT Systems skills

· Inquisitive mindset

· Self-starter who can lead accounting team while digging into the details when needed.


· CPA and/or MBA in Finance/Accounting 

· Public accounting experience

· Cybersecurity and/or SaaS experience