Rackspace Revenue Staff Accountant in San Antonio, Texas
Overview & Responsibilities
Rackspace is looking for a revenue staff accountant to join our team. Rackspace is a global organization and is looking for a highly motivated professional for this role. This individual should be organized, have strong analytical skills, be personable, work well under pressure, multi-task, detail oriented, and adapt to the fast-paced environment.
Staff Accountant job duties:
Prepare and review journal entries with a heavy emphasis on revenue, deferrals, cost of revenue, and allowances.
Analyzing and understanding products and revenue streams to ensure proper revenue recognition and coding.
Support the completion of monthly, quarterly, and annual closing procedures and financial reporting requirements including performing variance analysis.
Prepare revenue related financial schedules, audit schedules, and ad hoc reports.
Participate in the transition to the new revenue standard ASC 606.
Prepare balance sheet reconciliations.
Collaborating with various departments to proactively manage revenue recognition issues.
Engage in product launches and ensuring proper revenue recognition.
Working with external auditors to address inquiries and resolve discrepancies.
Identify process improvements to further streamline revenue accounting process.
Ensure internal controls are performed timely and accurately.
Ideal Candidate will have the following:
Self-starter with the ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven and growing environment that requires participation in multiple projects at one time.
Good working knowledge and understanding of accounting processes and required documentation
Intermediate to advance experience with Excel.
Knowledge and experience in working with sub-ledger and General Ledger systems, Oracle a plus.
Basic Knowledge of GAAP.
Good time management, communication, decision-making, analytical and organizational skills.
Enjoys interacting and collaborating with team members and business partners.
Detail-oriented with an ability to critically analyze financial data and prepare financial reports.
Ability to create efficiencies or solutions for existing or unexpected situations.
Resolve issues in creative and effective ways.
Accounting or Finance degree required.
CPA or CPA candidate preferred.
Public accounting experience preferred.
Consistently demonstrates the ability to provide Fanatical Support to internal business partners.
Req # 39693
Category Accounting / Finance