Manager of Revenue Accounting

Buckingham Search - Northbrook, IL

Manager of Revenue Accounting

Buckingham Search is proud to be partnering with a company that dedicated to something that we believe in- safety and sustainability. Because of recent acquisitions and company growth, its accounting team focused on revenue accounting is adding a Manager to the team and we are excited to help out.

Things to be excited about:

  • 40 hour work weeks
  • Every day is a new project - not a repetitive work
  • Value-add team
  • This role reports into a fantastic VP



  • Under minimal supervision, performs more complex general accounting work in Revenue Recognition areas
  • Plans, conducts, and may supervise complex assignments in periodic Revenue Recognition testing under ASC 606 Revenue Recognition Standard
  • Review current revenue recognition processes/procedures, and implement process improvements
  • Assists in the design, execution and evaluation of revenue recognition controls and interface with both internal and external auditors
  • Collaborates with functions across the Company to work on process changes that will mitigate revenue recognition risks and enhance internal controls. This includes liaising with Sales and Division Finance where needed and ensuring the Revenue Accounting implications are fully understood and communicated
  • Communicates with management regarding complex issues of Revenue Recognition. Explains and interprets policies, procedures, and practices. Recommends solutions to a variety of issues
  • Assists in the development of new or revised policies, procedures, and programs by performing research and analysis and developing and presenting recommendations
  • Stays abreast of current trends and practices of ASC 606 Revenue Recognition
  • Provide work direction to assigned lower-level personnel and assist in the review and evaluation of assigned personnel
  • Performs other duties as directed


  • University Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline
  • 6+ years of directly related accounting experience
  • Detailed knowledge of accounting theories and practices
  • CPA and public accounting experience
  • Exposure to ASC 606 preferred
  • Track record of identifying process improvements, and making appropriate recommendations
  • Advanced analytical skills

Posted On: Wednesday, November 27, 2019

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