Accounting Manager - Revenue

  • Santa Monica
  • Confidential
  • 4-8 years
  • 27 Mar 2015

  • Finance/ Accounts

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services
Job Description


Managing and overseeing revenue recognition in accordance with relevant accounting guidance
Ensuring compliance to the Company's revenue recognition policies
Reviewing, analyzing, and interpreting customer agreements to evaluate and identify potential revenue recognition issues prior to order processing
Assisting in monthly and quarterly close process
Analyzing current internal business processes and improving efficiency through implementation of new processes and software automation tools
Assisting in implementation of new revenue recognition guidance, ASC606
Assisting in producing insightful financial analyses and reports on a regular and ad hoc basis for executive and functional management teams, as well as the board and investors
Other accounting related duties, as required

Required Skills and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, CPA preferred
Strong technical accounting and research skills
4-5 years of accounting related experience since graduation. Combination of public accounting and software industry experience is highly preferred. Straight public candidates with significant experience working with software or similar industry are considered
Strong attention to detail is required
Ability to coach and develop staff on technical accounting, close procedures and team work
Must be able to work independently and a team player
Proven experience leading a team under pressure to meet deadlines
Advanced Excel skills are preferred
Knowledge of NetSuite or another accounting system is a plus
Effective written and verbal communication skills