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Senior Revenue Accountant

San Francisco

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CircleCI is looking for an operations-oriented Senior Revenue Accountant with a consistent track record of process improvement and cross-functional collaboration. This role will have a strong operational emphasis, but it would also be helpful to have a technical understanding of the revenue recognition requirements for a software licensing and SaaS business.

In this role, you will become a primary contributor to the company’s revenue function and assist with day-to-day order management and the monthly revenue close. You will also have the opportunity to scale and integrate various processes and systems, including improving billing operations and identifying and automating manual processes.

You'll be a critical member of the accounting team and have the ability to make an impact on improving processes and automating systems to keep pace with the growth of the company.

What you’ll do:

  • Perform month end close revenue activities
  • Review revenue and deferred revenue schedules and related reconciliations as part of the monthly close process
  • Work closely with the Billing and Collections team to resolve customer payment issues
  • Collaborate across departments to develop more automated revenue recognition solutions
  • Validate and analyze customer usage data to ensure completeness and accuracy
  • Ensure compliance and proper revenue recognition in accordance within ASC 606 and any related guidance
  • Assist with external auditors on revenue related requests and documentation
  • Participate with legal in revenue contract negotiations to ensure accuracy and revenue recognition compliance
  • Partner with the sales team on contract structures and guidelines
  • Perform commissions capitalization analysis and book journal entries
  • Develop new operational reporting and analysis for customer usage and other trends and metrics.

What we’re looking for:

  • Experience with Salesforce, NetSuite, and other financial systems
  • Up to date knowledge of US GAAP as it relates to revenue recognition (ASC 606)
  • Experience working for a fast-paced SaaS organization
  • Ability to review and interpret contracts
  • Strong technical and analytical skills
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • CPA with audit experience, Big 4/regional experience preferred
  • 3 + years relevant experience
  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

About CircleCI

CircleCI is the world’s largest shared continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform, and the hub where code moves from idea to delivery. As one of the most-used DevOps tools - processing more than 1 million builds a day - CircleCI has unique access to data on how engineering teams work, and how their code runs. Companies like Spotify, Coinbase, and BuzzFeed use us to improve engineering team productivity, release better products, and get to market faster.

Founded in 2011 and headquartered in downtown San Francisco with a global, remote workforce, CircleCI is venture-backed by Base10, Greenspring Associates, Eleven Prime, IVP, Sapphire Ventures, Top Tier Capital Partners, Baseline Ventures, Threshold Ventures, Scale Venture Partners, Owl Rock Capital, Next Equity Partners, Heavybit and Harrison Metal Capital.

CircleCI is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.


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