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Senior Accountant

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Ellie Heanue
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 19 May 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000010713_1650358377

Senior Accountant, Listed Software Business, £55-60k + Bonus, Hybrid WFH policy

I am working exclusively with a world leading FinTech business looking for a brilliant Revenue Recognition Accountant. Following several successful acquisitions, my client is seeking to further expand its global finance function by appointing a recently qualified ACA to primarily focus on supporting sales through robust revenue recognition.

With an annual turnover exceeding $1billion, they are the market leading tech business servicing the banking sector. Their dynamic and collaborative approach attracts top tier finance talent and with great internal progression plans, they retain it. Reporting directly into the senior manager you will gain brilliant senior stakeholder exposure across the business.

As this global software business continues to accelerate its SaaS transformation, Cedar are working exclusively to help them find an ACA qualified Revenue Recognition Manager to join the highly skilled team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Deliver and implement a robust revenue recognition policy, adhering to IFRS 15.
  • Advise where required on significant and complex deal structure and recognition.
  • Review and preparation of internal controls with the internal audit and control teams.
  • Build a repository of information to guide the sales function through the rev rec process.
  • Understand and advise on the systems and processes for the financial accounting.
  • Management of standalone selling price for all performance obligations under revenue recognition.
  • Ad hoc requirements within the commercial finance team in a fast growing, acquisitive company.

The person:

  • Recently Qualified ACA Accountant, Big 4 qualified preferable - but open to top 10
  • Strong understanding of IFRS 15 accounting standard
  • Strong desire to work within Tech / SaaS based business