Revenue Recognition Accountant

Company Name:
Tyler Technologies
Tyler Technologies is seeking a Revenue Recognition Specialist to join our corporate finance team. This position will ensure that software contract revenue is recognized within the scope of generally accepted accounting principles.
## Location
Yarmouth, Maine
## Responsibilities
Review pending and completed software contract arrangements and apply the appropriate revenue recognition guidance to ensure the best possible revenue outcome for Tyler
After reviewing the contracts for the various terms and conditions that impact revenue recognition, prepare a contract checklist and calculation with necessary carve-outs for processing by the billing team
Assist in researching technical accounting literature and write memos regarding Tyler's position on current standards
Assist in the testing of VSOE for each division
Maintain relationships with internal and external audit professionals to discuss revenue recognition guidance
Provide timely and relevant information to Revenue and Contracts management to ensure proper revenue treatment for all arrangements currently in process
Maintain a close working relationship with the contracts negotiation and sales teams to promote revenue recognition during the sales and negotiations processes
## Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in business administration or accounting, or comparable work experience.
Five or more years of progressively increasing responsibility in finance or contracts negotiations.
Experience with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and software accounting principles (ASC 985-605, ASC 605-25, ASC 605-35) and the practical application of those principles.
Ability to balance alternative accounting conclusions based on the facts presented and provide the best supportable answer yielding the best revenue recognition position.
Ability to meet deadlines and adjust quickly and accurately to changing priorities.
Excellent interpersonal skills including verbal and written communications, teamwork and customer service.
Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
Demonstrated ability to maintain a positive, professional attitude.
## Posted Date
September 9, 2014
## To Apply
Apply Online
Requisition Number: 10-14-016-1

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