Red Hat Revenue Accountant in Singapore, Singapore

Job description

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Finance team is looking for a Revenue Accountant to join us in Singapore. In this role, you will be responsible for revenue recognition, project accounting, financial analysis, and ad hoc projects. You will need to understand implications of your work and make recommendations for solutions to problems that arise. You’ll determine methods and procedures on new assignments, interacting closely with corporate, regional, and other teams.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Prepare detailed revenue recognition checklists on significant and complex revenue contracts

  • Assist with the period-end closing process by preparing account reconciliations and journal entries

  • Work with the Project Accounting team in setting up and reviewing services projects to ensure appropriate revenue recognition

  • Assist in annual VSOE study as it relates to historical price studies for our services offerings

  • Ensure compliance with internal controls and processes to ensure adherence to Sarbanes-Oxley policies to cash process

  • Review complex deal structures to ensure compliance with revenue recognition guidelines

  • Work closely with other departments inside and outside of finance on special projects as needed

Required skills

  • ACCA or bachelor's degree in accounting; CPA is a plus

  • 4+ years of accounting experience; technical accounting experience is an advantage

  • Experience with SOP 97-2 (ASC 985-605) and software revenue recognition

  • Knowledge of U.S. GAAP

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Willingness to work extra hours during quarter-end and other high-volume times when necessary

  • Experience with Oracle is a plus

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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Job ID 58576

Department Finance

Location SG-Singapore

Posting date 9/19/2017

Remote base ..