Senior Revenue Accountant

Accounting Los Angeles, California


Position at J2 Cloud Services

This Senior Accountant, Revenue position is an opportunity for an ambitious finance professional to join a dynamic business (SaaS business model) with high visibility and growth ambitions.

J2 Global continues to grow and we are expanding our accounting team which operates in the US and international cloud (SaaS). As a fast paced, dynamic, global accounting team of a public company we are responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Company's accounting activities.

The successful candidate will assist with analyzing J2 Cloud Service’s Revenue Reporting for a SaaS/monthly subscription model, book entries into Oracle Fusion and reconcile Revenue and Deferred Revenue accounts on the balance sheet.

Job Duties:

Assist with month-end close process inclusive of journal entries, account reconciliations, maintenance of sub-ledgers, revenue reporting and analysis of revenue / deferred revenue. 

Analyze financial information including balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other financial reports

Ensure monthly revenue reporting follows accounting standards (ASC 606) and reflects our SaaS based billing system and credit card transactional activity

Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to accounts

Ensure alignment of global accounting policies

Responsible for preparing month end close activities to strict deadlines and maintaining Balance Sheet reconciliations to a high standard

Ensure proper & timely recording of financial transactions in accordance with US GAAP policies & procedures, and internal control standards

Liaise with business unit’s Finance Directors at month end and perform insights and analysis on current performance vs budget and forecasts

Perform ad hoc tasks as required

Job Requirements and Experience:

4+ years strong GL monthly close experience

Accountant with 4+ years’ experience required including ASC 606

2+ years’ experience in a Software or Software as a Services based company / billing systems/ credit card transactional activity is highly desired 

Strong G/L analysis and understanding of GAAP accounting principles 

3+ years strong ERP accounting experience required, Oracle Cloud/Fusion is a plus

Experienced working with complex issues involving Global Payment Types and Subscription based models

Experience in meeting tight monthly/quarterly deadlines

Must be a self-starter and able to work independently with substantial latitude for action and decision while maintaining focus on achieving optimal outcomes as part of a collaborative development effort

Experience of international accounting (IFRS) in a US multinational is a plus

Must have excellent MS Excel skills and experience building complex spreadsheets

Experience in online and/or subscription service business models is a plus

Good business acumen and an ability to work across boundaries and cultures

Strong interpersonal and communication skills both written and verbal are essential to this position

J2 Cloud Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About J2 Cloud Services:

Founded in 1995, J2 Cloud Services (NASDAQ:JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of Internet services through its two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media.

The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents. 

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Our Company:

Fast-paced and dynamic, J2 Cloud Services is not your typical 9-to-5 work environment. Operating from numerous international offices – including Los Angeles, Ottawa, Dublin – and supporting a plethora of time zones, J2 Cloud Services™ truly lives up to its name.

The executive staff has an open door policy, inviting each member of the company – from directors and managers to entry-level positions – to partake in casual conversation.  Employees are not just colleagues – they’re business partners, fostering an efficient and effective environment. The inviting and energetic environment creates a world where differing opinions matter and collaboration leads to success.  From a small start-up in 1995 to an award-winning company recommended by Forbes,J2 Cloud Services has grown by establishing an amazing company culture – one that will continue to foster ingenuity and invention.