Revenue Accountant (EMEA), Consultancy, London, £30-40k

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Recruiter
Halliday Marx
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Global Consultancy is looking for an experienced Revenue/Billing specialist to join their EMEA Shared Services team as a Revenue Accountant.

Reporting to the Revenue Accounting Manager in a team of 4, as part of a Shared Services team of around 25 duties, this is a pan-EMEA role and will involve analysing revenues across a number of offices across the region.

Primary Role: Responsible for revenue, accounts receivables transactions and reporting

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Working with all lines of business to apply the established revenue treatments providing the day to day determination of sales bookings meet US GAAP requirements for revenue recognition.
  • Understand and support all lines of business including recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), project based recruiting, executive & middle management search and advisory
  • Review engagements for the application of accurate revenue recognition principles and escalate when necessary
  • Execute the processes that the evaluate accrued and deferred revenues, especially as part of period end close
  • Evaluate and escalate revenue issues as identified through accounting staff, Order to Cash, FP&A or field interaction
  • Lead monthly meetings with sales, consulting and/or project management to review engagements to ensure accurate revenue recognition
  • Approve credit memos after reviewing for impact to revenue and bad debt considerations
  • Review change requests for engagements to ensure the impact to revenue remains correct
  • Partner with and provide consultation to sales, project management and the order to cash teams on revenue considerations in regard to client contracts/agreements, engagements, invoicing and credit memos
  • Working with external and internal auditors during EMEA audits
  • Participate in projects / initiatives of the Revenue COE team

Requirements:

  • Experience of Revenue Accounting / Revenue Recognition / Billings Analysis is essential
  • Large company / team experience essential
  • High volume work experience essential
  • Professional Services sector experience highly desirable
  • Professional and confident manner
  • Good communicator with stakeholders at all levels in the organization
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Committed, bright, numerate and enthusiastic
  • Team player who thrives in a multi-tasking, deadline driven environment
  • Working knowledge of SAP or other large enterprise wide accounting systems