Revenue Accounting Lead

Employer
comScore, Inc.
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Oct 09, 2021
Closes
Oct 24, 2021
Ref
158281089
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:Job Title: Revenue Accounting LeadLocation: Reston, VA or RemoteAbout this Role:The Lead Revenue Accountant will be responsible for managing the contract accounting, revenue recognition, and billing for the Comscore contracts of our business. This role will work with other divisions within Comscore to ensure all contracts are properly captured and revenue is recognized accordingly. The Lead Revenue Accountant must be able to ensure effective controls are in place for these processes and address any noted issues. In addition, the Lead Revenue Accountant will support the close by doing journal entries and work on and lead special projects.What You'll Do:Work with key stakeholders within Comscore to ensure that all contract-related activities are accounted for timely and accuratelyReview contracts, propose and document proper revenue recognition treatmentManage the project accounting, including billing, for Comscore contractsAssist in ensuring controls are properly documented for this division of Comscore including meeting SOX requirementsAssist in identifying and implementing improvements to the processIdentify any changes to the contracts and recommend appropriate actions and/or procedures where possiblePerform monthly financial and ad hoc analyses to monitor the contracts performanceAssist the rest of the Revenue Team with ad hoc projectsSupport the quarterly reviews and annual auditAssist with month end financial close assignments as neededAssist with information gathering for external and internal audit requests Prepare monthly reconciliationsWhat You'll Need:Bachelor's degree, with emphasis in accounting CPA certification preferredMinimum of 4 years of accounting experienceEffective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skillsDemonstrated ability to perform in a fast-paced environmentProficient in all applications of the Microsoft Office suite Advanced skills with the use of Microsoft Excel Knowledge of revenue recognition, preferably ASC 605 and ASC 606, or aptitude to read accounting guidance and learnStrong functional knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS and other regulatory requirements, with SEC experience preferredExcellent organizational skills Strong analytical skillsDetail oriented, able to multitask and meet deadlinesSelf-motivated, able to work in a team and independentlyAbout ComscoreAt Comscore, we're pioneering the future of cross-platform media measurement, arming organizations with the insights they need to make decisions with confidence. Central to this aim are our people who work together to simplify the complex on behalf of our clients & partners. Though our roles and skills are varied, we're united by our commitment to five underlying values: Integrity, Velocity, Accountability, Teamwork, and Servant Leadership. If you're motivated by big challenges and interested in helping some of the largest and most important media properties and brands navigate the future of media, we'd love to hear from you.Comscore (NASDAQ: SCOR) is a trusted partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms. With a data footprint that combines digital, linear TV, over-the-top and theatrical viewership intelligence with advanced audience insights, Comscore allows media buyers and sellers to quantify their multiscreen behavior and make business decisions with confidence. A proven leader in measuring digital and set-top box audiences and advertising at scale, Comscore is the industry's emerging, third-party source for reliable and comprehensive cross-platform measurement. To learn more about Comscore, please visit .EEO Statement: We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.To comply with federal law, Comscore participates in E-Verify. Successful candidates must pass the E-Verify process after hire.LI-JZ1

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