A large public biotechnology company is looking to add a Revenue Manager to their Accounting Team. In this role, the Revenue Manager will support the revenue recognition function, including the set-up and review of complex contracts, application of accounting guidance and identification of inherent risks, identification of corresponding journal entries, and ownership of general ledger accounts.
Review contracts, sales orders and purchase orders to assess proper revenue recognition treatment, including the identification of contractual elements.
Perform fair value analyses for multiple element arrangements.
Perform periodic audits of orders for proper revenue recognition, data entry and billing accuracy.
Implement revenue recognition reporting and process improvements based upon industry trends, authoritative literature and business objectives.
Participate in quarterly revenue forecasting procedures.
Manage compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.
Support ongoing SEC reporting requirements as necessary.
Establish controls necessary to ensure that revenue forecasts, deferred revenue balances and revenue accounting execution are compliant with company policy and GAAP.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field.
7+ years of experience, with a background in a Big 4 public accounting firm.
Experience in the application of ASC 605 and working knowledge of all other current authoritative literature related to revenue recognition is required.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing.
Demonstrated experience in interacting with all levels of management.
Proven leadership skills with the ability to develop and mentor staff.
Experience with JD Edwards, Salesforce.com, Insight software and Quickbase is a plus.