Revenue Accounting Manager Job Description

Revenue Accounting Manager Job Description

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Revenue accounting manager provides technical expertise for revenue accounting, ensures all revenue related contracts are recognized in accordance with US GAAP and company policy.

Revenue Accounting Manager Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Represent the global ad sales accounting team and liase with the local Sales, Sales Operations, Legal, and Systems groups in Miami, Brazil, Colombia, Argentina, and Mexico
Regularly communicate and report key issues, transactions, and activities to team members in Silver Spring and other locations
Oversee billing and cash application activities and controls managed in Miami, those performed by local finance teams and/or third party accounting firms in decentralized offices in Colombia, Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico
Partner with Senior Manager, Ad Sales Revenue Accounting to develop reports and reconciliation formats and coordinate with third party accounting firms with regards to their monthly submission to Miami
Integrate acquired businesses into ad sales systems and process to enable billing and reporting
Review and approve advance billing requests and other manual invoice requests, customer accounts receivable write-offs, issuances of credit notes and invoice adjustments
Maintain an orderly accounting filing system for control documentation
Review, analyze, and record invoiced, deferred revenue, intercompany ad sales billing, and unapplied cash activity to the general ledger for month-end closing
Review and ensure all journalentries have appropriate supporting documentation and approval prior to recording in SAP
Review monthly deferred revenue, unapplied cash, and intercompany ad sales B/S reconciliations and rollforwards to ensure general ledger account information is accurate, consistent, traceable, and auditable

Revenue Accounting Manager Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Revenue Accounting Manager

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CPA, BA, BS, CA

Education for Revenue Accounting Manager

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Employers hiring for the revenue accounting manager job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Management, Communication, Leadership, Education, Business, MBA, Technical, Business/Administration

Skills for Revenue Accounting Manager

Desired skills for revenue accounting manager include:

US GAAP
Microsoft Office
ASC 606
Excel
Revenue recognition in US GAAP and experience in performing technical revenue research
Technical revenue accounting and operations
Microsoft Excel
Multi-entity consolidations and reporting
Revenue recognition in U.S. GAAP under ASC 606

Desired experience for revenue accounting manager includes:

Ensure that account reconciliations performed outside of Miami are in compliance
Prepare post-close monthly analytic reports
Participate in the analytical review of actual vs
Participate in formal periodic meetings with regional Ad Sales, operations, and Finance personnel to review contracts, billing, and collections issues
Monitor compliance of SOX controls and policies, including system controls for media system(s)
Partner with key stakeholders to understand research, finalize, and document ad revenue accounting issues and policies

Revenue Accounting Manager Examples

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Revenue Accounting Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of revenue accounting manager. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for revenue accounting manager
  • Provides coaching and leadership support to team members in order to challenge and develop the team and achieve business and customer results
  • Act as key business partner to sales, business and FP&A teams
  • Direct and oversee the Global Revenue Operations team, which includes execution of monthly global revenue close, ensuring accurate results are delivered on time for reporting in accordance with IFRS
  • Lead the implementation of best practices in revenue team to scale our business and global revenue expansion
  • Work closely with IT and key business owners to drive key system initiatives and improvements
  • Ensure information systems are adequate for the volume and complexity of transactions for analyzing financial data
  • Ensuring proper internal controls are in place and all transactions are recorded timely and accurately in accordance with GAAP and established SOX requirements and procedures
  • Review and understand customer contract terms and conditions
  • Ensure proper accounting treatment of customer contract terms and conditions
  • Manage accounts receivable and aged balances for top affiliates
Qualifications for revenue accounting manager
  • At least 3 years of “Big 4” public accounting background preferred
  • Knowledge of media/ entertainment industry with Latin American operations preferred
  • Knowledge and experience with SOX compliance preferred
  • Maintain communication across a global team, including reporting to direct manager in Silver Spring
  • Strong technical knowledge of U.S GAAP, especially in revenue recognition primarily related to Software revenue recognition, multiple elements arrangements (EITF 00-21), gross vs
  • Proactive approach to work, attention to detail, initiative and enthusiasm
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Revenue Accounting Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of revenue accounting manager. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for revenue accounting manager
  • Participate on department-wide initiatives for the revenue accounting function including transition to new revenue recognition standard ASC 606, Order to Cash improvement initiatives
  • Assist in the management of customer contracts within the Company’s contract entry system
  • Manage the Company’s invoicing process to its customers to ensure timely billing
  • Prepare and review of month-end balance sheet reconciliations and income statement account analysis
  • Prepare Weekly Key Performance Indicator (KPI) Revenue Report for review by business management
  • Monitor intercompany transactions and reconciliations
  • Respond to accounting and financial inquiries by researching and interpreting business unit and departmental financial data
  • Prepare and present all relevant support work-papers and reconciliations for external / internal audits
  • As a Leader you are focused on strategy and planning while developing and guiding your team
  • Implement and maintain standardized processes across multiple business units
Qualifications for revenue accounting manager
  • Understanding of revenue recognition
  • Experience with timekeeper environment, data and systems
  • Licensed CPA, MBA preferred
  • 8+ years of experience with accounting and financial reporting, preferably working with government contractors with at least 2 years of supervisory experience required
  • Experience dealing with complex revenue arrangements
  • Strong organization and advanced analytical skills
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Revenue Accounting Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of revenue accounting manager. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for revenue accounting manager
  • Oversee the monthly accounting close cycle as it relates to revenue
  • Review, analyze and approve journal entries and reconciliations
  • Work with multiple divisions, such as Sales, Operations, Pricing and Legal to ensure proper revenue accounting policies and procedures are in place
  • Identify and drive process improvement opportunities in the Revenue arena
  • Confirm proper internal controls are in place
  • Assist with staffing the accounting team, along with onboarding and training staff
  • Solid understanding of ERP systems including sub-modules, including the development, implementation and/or maintenance of accounting systems
  • Screens, interviews and makes recommendations for hiring potential associates
  • Perform controls and procedures to review on premise and cloud license agreements to ensure they are accounted for properly
  • Promote the idea of One Deal Support and ensure business partnering with the leader of their assigned Market Unit Sales team
Qualifications for revenue accounting manager
  • Ad hoc projects and analysis to answer business questions and evaluate strategic opportunities
  • Assist with the revenue reserve and month-end close activities
  • Experience in presales, business development and Portfolio management
  • Functional knowledge in Revenue Accounting, Ticketing and/or Fares is an asset
  • Minimum 5 years experience in travel industry, experience within an airline is a plus
  • Good understanding of the airline IT business
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Revenue Accounting Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of revenue accounting manager. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for revenue accounting manager
  • Maintain Finance customer database (including customer contract information, pricing, service fees, ) and administer Sales Channel revenue transactions in Oracle
  • Provide necessary audit support, SOX controls, and reporting at quarter-end to external auditors and to SEC reporting team for 10Q/10K preparation, as requested
  • Identify and implement revenue accounting and month-end close process improvements in Oracle and other systems
  • Review of customer contracts – review of all significant customer contracts to ensure proper revenue recognition in accordance with GAAP and the Company’s accounting policy
  • Assistance with SEC reporting – Prepare financial statements and footnotes as necessary to assist the Senior Director of SEC Reporting with filing of period financial reports and earnings release
  • Support Global Credit and Collection team in Credit and Collection processes and decision making
  • Serve as the bridge between Regional Sales organizations and the Global OTC team
  • Support tax filing and computation of tax to the authorities
  • Ensure compliance with indirect taxes and other statutory regulations
  • Other responsibilities include but not limited to participate in special projects, ERP and system enhancements or ad hoc analyses as assigned
Qualifications for revenue accounting manager
  • At least 7 years of public accounting or related corporate accounting experience in a publicly-traded company required
  • Working knowledge of Software Revenue Recognition and Hardware Revenue Accounting
  • Proficient in the accounting modules of an ERP System (Oracle 11i & R12)
  • A CPA and prior experience at a Big 4 accounting firm is a plus
  • Knowledge of Oracle, RevPro, and SalesForce.com is a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree or Masters Degree(BA/MA) or the equivalent in experience and evidence of exceptional ability
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Revenue Accounting Manager Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a revenue accounting manager. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for revenue accounting manager
  • Review and direct the work of staff, effectively manage resources to create career growth opportunities and backup coverage
  • Accountable for identifying needs, future opportunities, and reduction of core support
  • Define, prioritize, allocate, train, and mentor employees within the group and department
  • Obtain commitments from other individuals for goals and success
  • Mentor and lead department and become a liaison / assistant to Director
  • Perform a critical role in enhancing GAAP and corporate accounting policies by providing current technical accounting knowledge and GAAP interpretations to the corporation
  • Review and approve requested billing credits
  • Review compliance with all revenue service levels and contractual commitments, controls, root cause analysis and corrective actions, business continuity plans for the Supplier
  • Serve as expert for revenue processes including the identification and coordination of process improvements
  • Assist in development and maintenance of revenue accounting policies and procedures
Qualifications for revenue accounting manager
  • Ability to effectively lead a multi-cultural team and optimize resources
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills ability to work effectively within prescribed time constraints and independently
  • Solid financial acumen with proven analytical and problem solving skills
  • Daily reconciliation of Mobile Money system vs
  • 6+ years of progressive experience in technical GAAP research, interpretation, documentation and communication
  • Hands-on general accounting and financial reporting experience (including Accounts Receivable)

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