Revenue Recognition Accountant

Corporate New York, New York


Position at Medidata Solutions

Medidata: Conquering Diseases Together


Medidata is leading the digital transformation of life sciences, creating hope for millions of patients. Medidata helps generate the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes. More than one million registered users across 1,400 customers and partners access the world's most-used platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world to meet the needs of its customers. Discover more at www.medidata.com.

Mission:

Implements controls and evaluates actions required for compliance with the company’s revenue recognition accounting process, including the bookings and billings process.

Job Duties:

  • Performs regular and special analysis (such as reviews of organizational billing practices) to ensure invoice accuracy and proper revenue recognition.

  • Analyzes sales compensation and creates amortization tables.

  • Completes all required month-end close activities including revenue reconciliation and management reporting.

  • May work with legal and sales personnel in reviewing revenue contracts to ensure adherence to company policies and resolves any revenue/compensation issues.

  • -Follows control procedures and interacts with audit or other functions in the reporting of sales compensation at local levels as well as disclosure levels.

Your Competencies:

  • This job is the fully qualified, career-oriented, journey-level position. Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
  • Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
  • Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.  
  • Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments.

Your Education and Experience:

  • Typically requires a minimum of 2-3 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree.
  • A seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of area of specialization; resolves a wide range of issues in creative ways.

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Medidata is making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere by accelerating critical drug and medical device development, enabling life-saving drugs and medical devices to get to market faster. Our products sit at the convergence of the Technology and Life Sciences industries, one of most exciting areas for global innovation. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform. 

Medidata Solutions have powered over 20,000+ clinical trials giving us the largest collection of clinical trial data in the world. With this asset, we pioneer innovative, advanced applications and intelligent data analytics, bringing an unmatched level of quality and efficiency to clinical trials enabling treatments to reach waiting patients sooner.

 


Medidata Solutions, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Medidata Solutions provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Medidata Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.