Senior Technical Accountant, CPA - Contract

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  • Location:

    Atlanta , United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

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  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Consultant:

    Steve Whiting

Our client is a leader in the software industry, and they wish to hire a Senior Technical Accountant for a Contract Assignment who will work in a fast-paced corporate environment with strong knowledge of US GAAP and Revenue Recognition. Must have a CPA.

Essential duties will include: - 

  • Prepare journal entries and support the month-end close process. 

  • Prepare and maintain account reconciliations for balance sheet accounts as assigned. 

  • Participate in various ad-hoc projects that include technical memo preparation, capitalized software analysis, etc. 

  • Revenue Recognition 

  • Perform various day-to-day routine tasks that include customer billing, treasury, etc. 

  • Partner with cross-functional business partners to manage and improve existing accrual and close processes. 

  • Perform variation analysis and document meaningful explanations for variances. 

  • Support internal/external financial statement preparation. 

  • Support external audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility. 

Job Requirement: - 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. 

  • CPA. 

  • 5+ years of accounting experience. 

  • Public accounting experience is a plus. 

  • Strong technical knowledge in ASC 606 

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, with the ability to manipulate and digest large amounts of data required.