• Senior Accountant, Technical Accounting

    Job Locations US-VA-Reston
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4 weeks ago)
    # of Openings
  • Job Description

    Job Title:                  Senior Technical Accountant 

    Location:                  Reston, VA


    About This Role:


    The Senior Technical Accountant will review complex revenue arrangements in the pipeline and provide support to the contracts process- Write white papers for complex revenue transactions- Work in monthly close with respect to complex revenue transactions- Support other ad hoc technical matters


    What You'll Do:


    • Evaluate and account for complex revenue contracts entered into by the Company
    • Draft technical memos to support analysis of revenue contract accounting
    • Support the implementation of the new revenue recognition standard
    • Identify opportunities for process improvement
    • Prepare equity accounting work papers as part of month end close
    • Assist in the preparation of position papers for ad hoc technical accounting issues
    • Support quarterly and annual financial reporting responsibilities
    • Support the external quarterly reviews and year-end audit


    What You'll Need:

    • BS/BA in Accounting or Finance from an accredited university
    • CPA preferred
    • Minimum 3 years progressively responsible accounting and finance experience
    • Experience with Multi-Element Arrangements, VSOE and BESP preferred
    • Experience with a Big 4 accounting firm or other national accounting firm strongly preferred
    • Proven ability and desire to work effectively, delivering accurate results under tight deadlines, in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, dynamic environment.
    • Advanced understanding of Excel and proficient in Word and PowerPoint.
    • Experience with AX Dynamics, Netsuite or both general ledgers systems a plus.
    • Excellent verbal, written communication and presentation skills. Ability to confidently and effectively communicate to all levels within the Company.

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    At comScore, we’re pioneering the future of cross-platform media measurement, arming organizations with the insights they need to make decisions with confidence. Central to this aim are our people who work together to simplify the complex on behalf of our clients & partners. Though our roles and skills are varied, we’re united by our commitment to five underlying values: Integrity, Velocity, Accountability, Teamwork, and Servant Leadership. If you’re motivated by big challenges and interested in helping some of the largest and most important media properties and brands navigate the future of media, we’d love to hear from you.


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