Parkside Recruitment

Senior Revenue Accountant (Fluent German & Qualified)

Senior Revenue Accountant (Fluent German, Qualified ACCA/CIMA/CPA/Accounting Degree or equivalent)

A permanent, qualified Senior Revenue Accountant is required for a leading edge Business Intelligence Agency based in the West London area.

Successful candidates must be experienced in German markets and fluent in the German language.

Successful candidates must also have a strong background in multi-currency and multi-country revenue recognition.

Key responsibilities

  • Serve as a technical reference for the sales and contracts teams during the contract negotiation process and sales cycles.

  • Analysing the impact of ‘red flag' contract terms, communicating the revenue impact of such terms, and offering alternative structures, if possible.

  • Prepare, finalise and present revenue recognition accounting conclusions and supporting documentation on global software contracts.

  • Work with the appropriate Contracts attorneys and International finance team to resolve audit and review questions and issues.

  • Supporting the Director of Revenue and Accounting by providing quarterly reviews and facilitating the annual audit process.

  • Review high value software licences and service revenue arrangements for the client's 17 entities across the EMEA region.

Key requirements

  • Fluent communicator in German and English.

  • Qualified ACCA/CIMA/CPA or a degree in accounting, finance or European equivalent.

  • 5+ years experience in the software, technology, corporate or telecoms industry.

  • Knowledge of SOP 97-2, SOP 81-1, SAB 101 and other revenue recognition accounting packages, software and literature.

  • Strong IT skills with advanced Excel and proven proficiency in Accounting Software packages (JD Edwards would be an advantage).

Key Benefits

This role is paying £45-50K per annum with a bonus and a generous benefits package.

How to Apply

If this role is of interest please apply online or contact Debbie Webb or Saba Poursaeedi directly if previously registered with Parkside Recruitment on: 01895 202 360 / 01895 255 007 or email or

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

  • Start: ASAP, October latest
  • Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benfits
  • Location: West London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Accountancy
  • Recruiter: Parkside Recruitment
  • Tel: 01895 202360
  • Fax: 01895 812111
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  • Posted: 2016-10-14 15:27:34 -

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