Buckingham Search

Senior Revenue Accountant

Buckingham Search - Downers Grove, IL

A powerhouse international manufacturer near Downers Grove, IL is hiring a Senior Accountant on their Revenue Recognition team!

Recent acquisitions have delivered huge growth for their finance org and internal employees are moving throughout the business which is why this role is open. The position has great viability across a number of domestic and international departments and will interact directly with Sales Executives on deals. The role also reports to a great leader who loves to mentor and develop the talent on her team!

Role Responsibilities:

  • Review, analyze, and document revenue arrangements to conclude on proper revenue recognition treatment
  • Active business partner to provide recommendations on proposed revenue arrangements or guidance to sales teams
  • Coordinate with Financing Team, Warranty Team and Navistar’s Accounting Center on transactions which cross various businesses
  • Monthly Close activities including monthly and quarterly Revenue Recognition analysis, balance sheet account reconciliations,  and maintain documentation of procedures to meet internal control requirements
  • Assist in the preparation of internal and external audit schedules and ad-hoc reporting
  • Ongoing efforts to streamline processes and improve effectiveness
  • Lead, mentor, and train the Revenue Assurance staff
  • Ensure compliance with applicable internal control standards related to area of responsibility
  • Complete special projects and perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • At least 2 years of accounting experience
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Prior revenue recognition accounting experience or researching technical topics (with either ASC 606 (under GAAP) or IFRS 15)
  • Strong technical writing/editing skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Knowledge of internal control concepts
  • Ability to effectively cope with change and to handle ambiguity
  • Excellent time management skills – can organize and prioritize multiple projects and meet specific deadlines
  • High-level proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams)

Posted On: Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Compensation: 80,000 - 90,000

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