Canonical - Jobs

Revenue Accountant

Canonical - Jobs

Nov 21st, 2022
Canonical Ltd. is a UK-based privately held computer software company founded (and funded) by South African entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth to market commercial support and related services for Ubuntu and related projects. Canonical employs staff in more than 30 countries and maintains offices in London, Boston, Taipei, Montreal, Shanghai, São Paulo and the Isle of Man.
London
https://canonical.com/

We’re looking for an exceptional accountant with IFRS experience to help us ready the business for public market scrutiny through our planned IPO. You’ll have domain expertise in IFRS 15/ASC 606. You are reliable, diligent and pay attention to details.

This role may choose to be office-based out of London or Home based in EMEA/Americas regions, and will report to our Global Controller

Key responsibilities

  • Assist in the month end reporting process to deliver timely and accurate information
  • Have full responsibility for a part of the revenue recognition process relevant to your strengths
  • Assist with the year end audit process and statutory reporting
  • Support the finance team’s wider plans to prepare for an IPO
  • Improve the efficiency of financial processes and procedures and monitor compliance
  • Share knowledge between team members to ensure cover is available when needed
  • Actively develop your own skills to ensure current knowledge of applicable standards and regulations
  • Establish strong relationships with key colleagues outside the wider finance team

Required skills and experience

  • Exceptional academic track record and subsequent career performance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent
  • Qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA, ACMA, CPA, etc.)
  • IFRS 15/ASC 606 revenue recognition experience
  • Experience at a large public accounting firm, or public multinational corporate accounting department preffered
  • Microsoft Dynamics 365 or similar experience a plus

What Canonical offers:

  • Personal learning and development budget
  • Annual compensation review
  • Recognition rewards
  • Annual leave
  • Priority Pass for travel

Canonical is a growing international software company that works with the open-source community to deliver Ubuntu, the world’s best free software platform. Our services help businesses worldwide reduce costs, improve efficiency and enhance security with Ubuntu.

We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. Diversity of experience, perspectives, and background create a better work environment and better products. Whatever your identitywe will give your application fair consideration.

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