Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience.
7 years of relevant work experience in a public accounting firm. Experience with revenue operational accounting within a technology organization.
Experience in performing relative selling price allocation (RSP) for revenue of transactions, revenue/deferred revenue analysis, recording of journal entries and performance of reconciliations.
Experience with implementation of RevRec Tool.
Experience with SAP ERP system or SAP BRIM.
Ability to influence across the company, interact at all levels, and work well in ambiguity.
Detail-oriented and excellent, organized project management skills.
Passion for driving business decisions by analyzing large and complex data sets.
About the job
Google accountants are a savvy bunch who handle the core accounting responsibilities at Google. As a member of this team, you know your accounting principles and the full accounting process end to end. You'll advise on financial reports required by governmental regulations, and you'll review, analyze, and interpret financial and budgetary reports - and all this sounds like fun to you. Every day is a new challenge, and you're continually looking for ways to help our team get better at what we do, in the most efficient way possible. A team player at heart, you collaborate with our global team, advocate best practices and roll up your sleeves to pitch in when it's all hands on deck. You move fast while keeping your attention to detail, and you tap into your problem-solving skills to support Google's business objectives.
As a Revenue Operations Lead, you will ensure monthly accounting closes timely and efficiently. You will also proactively drive effort for an exceptional revenue recognition system to manage cloud growth allocation.
The name Google came from "googol," a mathematical term for the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. And nobody at Google loves big numbers like the Finance team when providing in depth analysis on all manner of strategic decisions across Google products. From developing forward-thinking analysis to generating management reports to scaling our automated financial processes, the Finance organization is an important partner and advisor to the business.
Review and monitor growth transactions and impact to relative selling price (RSP) allocation and ensure the financial accuracy for the global Cloud business through the performance of accounting analyses during monthly accounting close.
Partner with the Cloud Product Controllers to identify areas for potential process improvement. Lead and execute these projects utilizing tools to increase efficiency through process improvement initiatives.
Obtain a thorough understanding of the significant systems utilized in Cloud accounting processes and support relevant system launches and enhancements.
Review journal entries and account reconciliations prepared by third-party contractors.
Perform ad-hoc accounting projects as needed to support the proper accounting of the Cloud business as in accordance with US GAAP.
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