Revenue Accounting Manager

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  • Location:

    Atlanta, United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Consultant:

    Steve Whiting

Our client is a software company working in a unique niche and they wish to hire a Revenue Accounting Manager to join their team. This role is responsible for the technical accounting process for revenue recognition, accounts receivable, commissions and cost of sales. This includes revenue and cost recognition under ASC 606 and ASC 340, and provide revenue recognition guidance to the company. Initially this role will be a sole contributor, however in time, will train and build their own team. 

Essential daily duties will include:-

Oversee revenue, accounts receivable and commissions accounting

Monthend close process, reconciliations, and related reporting/disclosure

Be the SME on the treatment of revenue accounting transactions

Review contracts to ensure that revenue is recorded in compliance with GAAP

Facilitate communications and testing by our external auditors

Provide oversight, guidance and training on revenue recognition 

Analyze and understand various product/service offerings and related revenue streams to ensure proper revenue recognition

Make recommendations regarding policies and procedures

Research and prepare written technical accounting policies and positions 

Job Requirements:-

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
CPA is a plus
6+ years’ experience 
Service or Software industry a plus
Strong knowledge of US GAAP 
Experience on ASC 606 Revenue from Contracts with Customers 
Advanced Excel skills 
Experience with revenue automation tools 
NetSuite experience preferred