Salary Mid-Point: $130,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

Company: Technology Service Company (SEC filer)

Position: Manager of Revenue Recognition

Number of Direct Reports: 6

Supervisor: Director of Accounting

Status: Newly created role (growth of company)

Location: Chicago (NW suburbs)


Position Summary

The Manager of Revenue Recognition position is responsible for ensuring compliance with US GAAP revenue recognition principles and other elements of accounting, including SOX compliance.


Job Responsibilities

-          Ensure compliance with current US GAAP revenue recognition principles for the monthly, quarterly and annual accounting close

-          Readying the organization for compliance with FASB ASC Topic 606 accounting and reporting

-          Identify and communicate revenue related process improvement opportunities

-          Lead and manage a team of six Revenue Department personnel ensuring appropriate balancing of skills, expertise, and workload

-          Assist management with identification of resource needs and constraints

-          Ensure compliance with internal controls over revenue related processes

-          Ability to take full ownership of assignments and be self-motivated

-          Excellent interpersonal skills

-          Strong written and verbal communication skills.

-          Ability to work under pressure of time constraints.

-          Must be detail oriented, well organized, and have the ability to prioritize work and be able to work accurately with numbers


Education & Experience Requirements

-          CPA required

-          Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required

-          4-10 years of experience in revenue accounting related work (Big 4 and/or corporate experience desired)

-          Previous work experience in general accounting duties and account reconciliations

-          Prior experience managing teams/personnel

-          Intermediate to advanced level experience with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook


For immediate consideration, please email your resume in Word format to Cameron at