Manager, Technical Accounting-Revenue

Our highly complex, multi-billion dollar, global client has a newly created opportunity for a Manager of Technical Accounting, Revenue. Be part of our clients transformation!

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Job Description

This position leads our global multi-billion dollar client's global revenue accounting policies and US GAAP.  This position will operationalize ASC 606 and establish a global revenue accounting governance and review process and design internal controls to ensure accurate monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting.  This role will serve as a to global finance, accounting and business teams to support budgeting, forecasting and accounting activities. 


Roles & Responsibilities: 

  • Research and prepare written technical accounting policies and positions for current revenue recognition policies and ad hoc technical memos for non-standard revenue transactions
  • Review contracts for implementation of appropriate revenue recognition observing relevant accounting literature and revenue recognition policy
  • Analyze revenue accounting matters for new projects and products; provide comprehensive documentation of issues identified and resolutions proposed. Work with Senior Director of Financial Reporting and Policy and Corporate Controller to develop and document accounting conclusions
  • Update relevant accounting policies and procedures
  • Collaborate with Legal, Customer, Accounting and Business Finance teams to provide guidance and regular training on accounting, policy or process issues around revenue recognition
  • Develop technical analyses for the revenue operations team; review, validate and reevaluate essential assumptions
  • Support the group in drafting financial statement analytics and disclosures as well as developing new financial schedules and management reporting
  • Help establish global revenue processes and strategy in partnership with Finance team
  • Analyze and support new programs; determine associated accounting treatment, and communicate financial statement impact to senior management
  • Participate in and help lead essential accounting projects including audit readiness and management reporting

Required Skills &  Experience:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or related field, CPA (Active) required
  • 5+ years of progressive experience in big 4 public accounting and/or industry; multinational experience a plus
  • Strong foundation in US GAAP and advanced experience with ASC 606 and ASC 340; knowledge of IFRS a plus
  • Intermediate/advanced Excel skills (can perform complex functions) and ability to work with large volumes of transactional data; HFM, Essbase and Oracle ERP experience a plus
  • Experience reviewing, interpreting sales contracts, and translating into a revenue recognition framework
  • Strong financial modeling experience.


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