The Minneapolis office of CMGRP has an opening for a Revenue Accountant. This position will review multiple aspects of revenue accounting and reporting to ensure that the supported business units are in compliance with IPG/CMG policies, GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley (“SOX”) requirements. This position will liaise with business unit CFOs and other senior Finance staff, as well as with CMG Corporate accounting staff.
The Constituency Management Group (CMG), a global entity encompassing several industry leading marketing and communications agencies, including Weber Shandwick, Golin Harris, FutureBrand, Rogers & Cowan, Octagon and Jack Morton Worldwide has a position available on its Global Revenue team. CMG employs over 3,000 people throughout the world. CMG is an operating unit of The Interpublic Group of Companies, which is among the world's largest advertising and marketing services organizations.
Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Review SAP Contract Creation Forms and Amendment Forms in conjunction with the client contract or other forms of persuasive evidence, to approve the revenue recognition methodology
Ensure that all documentation that supports revenue is complete and accurate
Review and approve the revenue worksheets for certain North American and UK units
Provide revenue recognition advice to our global units and conduct periodic tests
Liaise with auditors
Update our web-based revenue recognition control tool
Other special projects as and when required
BA/BS degree in Accounting
Two or more years of Accounting experience
Motivated, self-starter who can work independently
Good organizational skills
Strong working knowledge of MS Excel and MS Office products required
Experience using SAP a definite plus
Revenue recognition knowledge/experience a definite plus
Excellent communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills and a client-service mindset
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and proactively making contributions to the organization.
CMGRP, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA.M/F/D/V
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