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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Senior Acct
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiration Date: 17 July 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2168320_1655424669

Job Number: 2168320

Senior Revenue Accountant
San Francisco, CA (Hybrid, at least 1 day in office)

Our client is looking to hire a highly motivated and enthusiastic Senior Revenue Accountant to join its Accounting team. This crucial role will play an integral part in day-to-day revenue accounting in a fast-paced environment. This role will be responsible for supporting the month-end close process, deal review, and maintaining revenue accounts in accordance with U.S. GAAP. Our ideal candidate has the highest moral standards and is experienced in handling highly confidential information. You must have strong analytical skills and an eagerness to learn, as well as be a collaborative team player who is not afraid to roll up your sleeves.

You will:

  • Assist in monthly revenue and commissions accounting close activities including journal entry preparation and key account reconciliations
  • Ensure the company is compliant with revenue recognition principles under ASC 606
  • Review standard and non-standard contracts to determine the appropriate revenue recognition under U.S. GAAP
  • Collaborate within Accounting and Finance on revenue metrics, flux analysis, forecast, and projections
  • Identify and implement process improvements. We strive to maintain pace with our growth and keep an eye on scalability in everything we do
  • Preparation of revenue related schedules for external auditors
  • Own the order to cash cycle, which includes the company's accounts receivable and customer invoicing process

Ideally you'd have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting; CPA a plus
  • 3+ years of accounting experience; public accounting a plus
  • Strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP and highly analytical
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to handle multiple priorities within deadlines
  • Excellent problem solving skills and high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Excel

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with NetSuite or other major ERP, SalesForce, FloQast

About Nelson:

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