• Project Accountant

    Location IE-Cork
    Posting date 2 weeks ago(2/7/2019 6:01 AM)
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  • Company Description

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    Job summary

    The Red Hat Finance team is looking for a finance professional with commercial experience in accounting to join our project accounting team as a Project Accountant in Cork, Ireland. This is a key role within the Finance team. In this role, you will set up and maintain revenue-generating contracts in the project accounting module within Oracle. You'll also work closely with the Services and the Revenue accounting teams to ensure that monthly invoicing and revenue recognition for professional services deals are accounted for correctly. This is a fixed-term 12-month contract.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Serve as the first point of contact for all consulting and training services revenue queries
    • Create and maintain projects in the Oracle project accounting database
    • Monitor time entry and expense billing by the Services team
    • Prepare monthly invoicing for services
    • Manage the period-end close process; prepare account reconciliations, updates to revenue, and reports for the finance team
    • Ensure that the invoicing and revenue recognized is correct for each project
    • Ensure compliance with internal controls and processes
    • Interact and communicate with management and outside associates

    Required skills

    • Commercial accounting experience
    • Recently qualified or partly qualified with an Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Association of Chartered Accountants (ACA), or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification
    • Ability to work on your own with moderate guidance and supervision
    • Solid interpersonal and organizational skills
    • Highly motivated; experience meeting strict deadlines
    • Solid written and verbal communication skills
    • Prior experience with the Oracle ERP Project Accounting module and RevStream is a big plus

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