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JOB REQUISITIONContract Revenue AnalystLOCATIONSAN RAMONJOB DESCRIPTIONRobert Half is seeking a Contract Revenue Analyst to primarily use the iBudget system to review underlying project information, budgets, and to evidence review of Revenue accounting implications of contracts; certain procedures are also performed directly in the iTRAC system to effect Revenue recognition parameters.Specific responsibilities include:Project Set-up & ActivationContract activation requests are submitted for approval. Review underlying contract and determine what the appropriate revenue recognition model is for the various terms and conditions. Review activation requests set-up and determines whether it has appropriately reflected the revenue accounting implications. Review underlying budget and determine whether it appropriately reflects the contract terms and conditions. Use iBudget and iTRAC system functionality to evidence this review as applicable. For Loss Prevention Service Offering review contracts, budgets and project set-up requests as above, then instruct Project Accounting Analyst ('PAA') in processing the set-up in the system; review the associated set-up in the system.Resolve any questions from this review process with the Protiviti Engagement Managers and Managing Directors. Enforce revenue policy compliance with the Protiviti Engagement Managers and Managing Directors. Escalate potential future revenue implications to the Portfolio Revenue Analysts and Revenue Accounting Manager and Director as appropriate. Apply relevant system flags on transactions as necessary.Act as a subject matter expert for field questions on revenue implications of contract terms and conditions. For non-standard contract terms and conditions, Volume Discounts, Other Fees & Charges, or other revenue impacting contract items, ensure appropriate system flags are set on activation. For example, CRA will instruct PAA on volume discount terms and conditions and how the discount should be calculated for a specific contract. PAA will prepare the calculation at month-end, and CRA will review.Serve as the technical accounting resource to engagement management and the legal department during the contracting process, and provide guidance as required, to optimize terms for timely revenue recognition.Compliance and RegulatoryDesign and prepare accounting transaction studies, for example, annual VSOE and BESP analyses. Design and prepare transactional statistics reporting, SLA compliance, and other trend information relevant to FSC Leadership and Protiviti Operational & Finance Leadership.Adheres to policies and procedures for internal controls over financial reporting and resolves issues as required. Assist in establishing maintaining and improving documentation processes to satisfy compliance requirements.Work closely with internal and external auditors during quarterly/annual audit.Regularly attends US GAAP technical training, specifically with respect to Revenue Recognition. Maintains up to date knowledge on regulatory and technical changes in US GAAP as it affects Revenue Recognition, internal controls over financial reporting, Protiviti revenue recognition policies and procedures, Robert Half policies and procedures, and SEC compliance matters.Communication, Customer Service and Relationship ManagementWork directly with Protiviti Engagement Managers and Managing Directors. Relay complex information into common terms in a clear and concise manner so they can quickly understand the underlying concepts. Apply knowledge of Protiviti revenue policy and historical trends in preparing executive level summaries for RHI management.Review work performed by Contract Revenue Analyst Associates on an as needed basis, or as directed by Revenue accounting Manager. Act as a technical accounting resource for the Contract Revenue Analyst Associates and project accounting Analyst team.Establishes, maintains, and promotes effective internal and external staff and client relationshipsProvides guidance to Protiviti field on best practices that support Protiviti policiesResponds to and applies communication skills to facilitate resolution of customer inquiriesPromotes activities that provide and enhance the customer service experienceDemonstrates a customer service focus, and strives to meet and exceed service level agreementsEscalates unresolved issues appropriatelyProject MaintenanceValidate and process ongoing project maintenance requests with revenue implications; assign action items to Project Accounting Analysts as necessary; review results of action items.Review and monitor Sales Price Update requests, including zero priced rows, contract rate changes, unit task changes, billable expense changes; Review and monitor change requests related to contract fee and project allocation, which drive revenue recognition in the system;Review and monitor Project Attribute Updates, and determine whether special handling is required;Resolve any issues directly with the Protiviti field representative.Validate changes against contract documentation, determine whether revenue accounting implications are present and escalate accordingly to Portfolio Revenue Analyst, Revenue Accounting Manager or Director.Update projects for contract information provided in the monthly report review process, including any contract change orders.Qualifications:B.A., BS Degree in Accounting2+ years' experience in public Accounting or 4+ years in accounting/finance, etc.Experience in reviewing contractual agreements for financial terms requiredOperational accounting, Revenue analysis or Financial analysis experience a plusExperience in a consulting services industry highly desirable.Knowledge and experience applying GAAP including revenue recognition and Sarbanes-OxleyFinancial ERP systems experience. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) applications. Working experience with client contracts review and revenue accounting required. Experience in a high-volume, operational accounting environment preferred.CPA a plusAbility to grasp new concepts and/or systems and technology quickly. Excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrated project management skills, a strong customer service orientation.At Robert Half, there's more to us than what we do. Learn about our values and what it's like to work for the largest specialized staffing firm in the world at our San Ramon, California corporate office. We are Robert Half - Take a look!Follow us on Twitter @RH_Corp_Jobs for Robert Half Corporate job openings and career and workplace news! Robert Half International Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/VeteranAs part of Robert Half's corporate facility employment process, any offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. You may apply for this position online, or by mail. Robert Half is committed to being an equal employment employer offering opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to apply for a position, please contact us by sending an email to [Click Here to Email Your Resume] for assistance. In your email please include the following: The specific accommodation requested to complete the employment application The location(s) (city, state) to which you would like to apply. By mail: Please mail your cover letter and resume to: Corporate Staffing Robert Half 2613 Camino Ramon San Ramon, CA 94583-9128JOB LOCATIONCA SAN RAMON CORPADDITIONAL LOCATION


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