Accounting Mentor List

Kristin Hoffman

Job Title: Accountant
Company: Highspot
Industry: Technology
Mentor Since: 2021

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Job Description

-Completes monthly journal entries related to cash, prepaids, accrued expenses

-Perform account reconciliations to ensure accuracy of account balances

-Works across departments to determine upcoming events and projects to confirm proper treatment and accrue as needed

-Prepare and file sales tax returns, annual returns, personal property tax, and franchise tax forms

-Work on process initiatives to increase accuracy and decrease time spent on manual tasks

-Research various accounting topics as needed

Company Description

Highspot helps companies worldwide improve the performance of their sales teams by turning strategic initiatives into business outcomes. Our unified sales enablement platform gives revenue teams a single solution to elevate customer conversations and drive repeatable revenue, bringing together native content and guidance, training and coaching, and engagement intelligence – all supported by actionable analytics.

Employment History

-Highspot, October 2020-Present, Accountant

-Ernst & Young, June 2018-October 2020 & Intern Summer 2017, Tax associate and tax senior

-Expedia, Summer 2016, Indirect Tax Intern

Education

Seattle University Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting 2017

University of Washington Masters of Science in Taxation 2018

 

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

-Resume Review, networking, mock interviews.

-Big 4 and industry experience

-Tax and GL accounting experience

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

Weekdays after work hours, around 6pm in a post-covid world. Prefer to meet near campus. Can also have a zoom meeting if needed. I can do my best to accommodate student schedules