Lead Associate - Revenue Accounting

Northern Virginia


Job Summary

Serve as revenue recognition subject matter expert on the accounting policy team which is the US GAAP accounting expert function for the company at its headquarters in Northern Virginia.


Responsibilities

  • Supervise a team of four direct reports who research, analyze, and document US GAAP accounting pertaining to revenue recognition, including adoption of the new ASC 606 revenue recognition guidance.
  • Assist and lead technical accounting research as necessary, in support of new rule implementation (ASC 606), and support SOX and financial statement audits Supervise selected quarterly close activities.
  • Review drafts of accounting policies for the Accounting Policy Manual.
  • Work with financial analytics and strategy, external financial reporting, legal, and our auditors to ensure internal controls are followed and proper accounting is performed timely and accurately for accounting consultations.


Qualifications

  • 12+ years of experience with accounting and financial reporting
  • 3+ years of experience with supporting SEC filings, including forms 10-K and 10-Q
  • Experience with researching technical accounting matters and developing and implementing written accounting policies and procedures
  • Experience with leadership, including 2+ years of experience with supervising others in an accounting role
  • Knowledge of US GAAP, with an emphasis on revenue recognition
  • Ability to handle details, multi-task, and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to be a team player who can also work independently and in a cross-functional environment
  • BA or BS degree in Accounting or Finance-CPA Certification