Share this Job

GRA / Revenue Assurance Analyst

Date:  Apr 28, 2022
Location: 

Galway, IE

Requisition ID:  32509

About Avaya

Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and every day millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA). Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering Experiences that Matter. Learn more at www.avaya.com.

Job Information

Job Code: 99930439

Job Family: Finance

Job Function: Accounting

About the Opportunity

This role is for a Revenue Assurance Analyst within a growing Finance function in a Multinational Environment. The company is transitioning to new business models and is also working thorough a finance and digital transformation process. This is a position which will allow the successful candidate to develop, learn new skills and lead change in a dynamic environment. This role is responsible for working with the members of the GRA Team to develop and establish analytical reporting. The candidate will be supporting the monthly and quarterly accounting close cycles. This position will also be responsible for assisting with preparation of reconciliations and related analysis of assigned revenue/cost of sales accounts monthly. The role will also support defining and creating operating procedures as well participating in business process improvement initiatives related to revenue accounting activities. The qualified candidate will work closely with the Revenue Accounting team as well as other groups, such as Sales and Operations managers, Business Development, FPA, and Order Management. To be successful in this role you will be required to maintain a high level of accuracy, meet critical timelines and heavy interaction with Stakeholders.

About the Responsibilities

  • The role includes:
  • Responsible for supporting the Technical Revenue Accounting (TRA) function for the company which includes accounting guidance for all agreements for the company
  • Working knowledge of revenue recognition standards (ASC 606, ASC 605, ASC842)
  • Assisting with preparation of reconciliations and related analysis of assigned revenue/cost of sales accounts on a monthly basis
  • Assist with defining and creating operating procedures and participating in business process improvement initiatives related to revenue accounting activities
  • Support the monthly and quarterly accounting close cycles
  • Work closely with the Revenue Accounting team as well as other groups, such as Sales & Operations, Business Development, FPA, and Order Management
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy whilst meeting critical timelines

About the Requirements

  • +3 PQE Multinational experience
  • Possess a good knowledge of control frameworks and best in class processes
  • Qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA or CPA)
  • Strong US GAAP essential with a focus on ASC606
  • Experience of using an ERP system preferably SAP
  • Strong problem solving skills, takes proactive approach to address issues and avert conflict
  • Ability to coordinate across multiple teams to achieve results
  • Strong experience in Excel required / Comfortable in dealing with large volumes of data
  • Strong time management skills and works on critical items with a sense of urgency
  • Highly organised, self-motivated, team player with excellent ability to diplomatically challenge existing structures and support transformation.
  • Comfortable within a changing environment, enthusiastic and energetic
  • liaise professionally with a diverse group (executives, managers and subject matter experts)
  • Actively applies strategies and tactics that routinely deliver results.

Education

Bachelor degree or equivalent experience

Preferred Certifications

Footer

Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job brief/description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. You may also review the Avaya Global Privacy Policy (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/privacy/policy/) and applicable Privacy Statement relevant to this job posting (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/info-applicants.pdf).  LI-BF1