Senior Revenue Accountant
- San Francisco, CA
The Square Accounting team is looking to hire a Senior Revenue Accountant that will be an integral part of our growing team. This role is responsible for partnering closely with the product and systems teams to ensure that business transactions activity is appropriately captured and accounted for in our financial statements. The ideal candidate will be highly analytical and able to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.
Prepare month-end journal entries and supporting schedules related to the Payment processing business.
Review current revenue recognition processes/procedures and implement process improvements to improve efficiency and timeliness of the close and reporting
Review the work of team members and provide guidance.
Partner with reconciliation engineering team to understand and automate process flows from internal systems to Oracle.
Partner with the business to learn about updates to pre-existing products and processes as well as building integrations.
Partner with the international accounting team to provide guidance on and review international balances relating to revenue, Processing receivables, and Customer payables
Interface with Technical Accounting, Internal Audit and the Company’s independent public accounting firm on technical accounting matters
Assist with the review of revenue contracts, identify deliverables, and allocate contract consideration to the separate units of accounting
Continuously improve business processes, systems, and enhance documentation and controls as part of our SOX compliance efforts
Work with diverse and cross functional teams, domestically and internationally
Partner with Square’s Finance & Strategy team to investigate variances between actual results and forecasts and assist in the budgeting process as needed
Support quarterly reviews and annual audits performed by external auditors
Complete special projects as needed
Passion for Square. Strong interest in technology/knowledge of the industry
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, CPA a plus
3-5 years of accounting experience
Previous role(s) should include internal or external audit, GL accounting, and/or revenue accounting
Technical knowledge and practical knowledge of revenue recognition standards ASC 605 and ASC 606
Tech savvy, strong at Excel - SQL experience a plus