Experian is the world’s leading global information services company, unlocking the power of data to create more opportunities for consumers, businesses and society.
We are thrilled to share that FORTUNE has named Experian one of the 100 Best Companies to work for. In addition, for the last five years we’ve been named in the 100 World’s Most Innovative Companies by Forbes Magazine.
What you’ll be doing
Prepare and post journal entries associated with month end closes
Prepare deferred revenue and accrued sales account reconciliations and maintain associated desk procedures
Analyze supporting documentation with view of deferred revenue and accrued sales positions
Review underlying sales contracts and determine appropriate revenue recognition
Support Revenue Accounting team in enforcement of controls and external / internal audits
Implement procedures to achieve efficient and effective month end close with a continuous improvement mindset
Apply global and regional policies and apply to presented fact patterns to sales contracts
Assist with researching audit and flex analysis requests
Perform quality control procedures for deferred revenue and accrued sales
Collaborate with BU Finance on gaining deeper understanding of products and contracts at hand
Inform Revenue Accounting team of any high-risk items
Provide support to the Revenue Accounting team for various initiatives and projects
What your background looks like
4 years of experience in accounting and financial reporting, revenue recognition experience is strongly preferred
Excellent English written and verbal communication skills
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Advanced technical knowledge (including IFRS), Excel, Oracle and Power Point
Works effectively across other departments / business units to ensure business issues are resolved for the success of the company
Effective organizational skills and ability to manage multiple responsibilities under tight time frames
Team oriented with a positive attitude
Detail oriented, and highly deadline driven with the ability to demonstrate ownership of the tasks assigned
High level of curiosity and self-motivation
Strong relationship building skills and a highly professional client service orientation
Demonstrated record of process improvements and desire to implement best practices
Proven previous job stability, including maintaining long-term work relationships with former employers
Must be able to clear the company’s pre-employment screening
Experian is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Our goal is to create a thriving, inclusive and diverse team where people love their work and love working together.
We believe that diversity, equity and inclusion is essential to our purpose of creating a better tomorrow. We value the uniqueness of every individual and want you to bring your whole, authentic self to work.
For us, this is The Power of YOU and it ensures that we live what we believe.