Senior Revenue Accountant



Accounting & Finance, Sales & Business Development
San Francisco, CA, USA · California, USA · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, November 28, 2023

What we're looking for:

Sift is looking for a Senior Revenue Accountant who is ready to leverage their knowledge and experience to make a big impact. We're looking for someone with a strong understanding of revenue operations with ASC 606 compliance, billing, revenue variance analysis, and driving special projects. To fit the bill, you also need to be flexible, adaptable, and a big fan of change...we're a startup, after all – it's all part of the fun!

What else? You need to be a strong communicator who challenges yourself every day, continually raising the bar for the entire team. Our ideal candidate is first and foremost a problem-solver and team player who works fast and efficiently without losing attention to detail.

What you'll do:

  • Perform AR and revenue related reconciliation for month-end closing.

  • Work with FP&A through month-end variance and trend analysis.

  • Review contracts to ensure compliance with ASC 606 and company policies.

  • Collaborate with Sales Operations/Deal Desk on process improvements and resolving contract/revenue issues.

  • Help build the process for new customers credit check

  • Drive streamlining and process improvement on revenue contract review, credit memos process, and month-end reconciliations.

  • Assist with technical memos and documentation of processes and controls.

  • Contribute to projects for driving the company's growth.

What would make you a strong fit:

  • BA/BS degree Accounting or Finance

  • 3+ years of public accounting and/or SaaS revenue accounting experience

  • Experience with Salesforce, NetSuite, M3ter, and other financial and billing systems including proficiency in MS Excel

  • Ability to manage month-end closing and various projects simultaneously

  • Results-oriented approach in driving process improvements and resolving issues

  • Strong communication skills within team and across departments

  • Initiative in learning both technical accounting concepts and business operations

A little about us:

Sift is the leading innovator in Digital Trust & Safety. Hundreds of disruptive, forward-thinking companies like Zillow, and Twitter trust Sift to deliver outstanding customer experience while preventing fraud and abuse.

The Sift engine powers Digital Trust & Safety by helping companies stop fraud before it happens. But it’s not just another anti-fraud platform: Sift enables businesses to tailor experiences to each customer according to the risk they pose. That means fraudsters experience friction, but honest users do not. By drawing on insights from our global network of customers, Sift allows businesses to scale, win, and thrive in the digital era.

Benefits and Perks:

  • Competitive total compensation package

  • 401k plan

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage

  • Wellness reimbursement

  • Education reimbursement

  • Flexible time off

Let’s Build It Together

At Sift, we are intentionally building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace. We believe that diversity drives innovation, equity is a fundamental right, and inclusion is a basic human need. We envision a place where all Sifties feel secure sharing their authentic selves and diverse experiences with their teams, their customers, and their community – ultimately using this empowerment and authenticity to build trust and create a safer Internet.

This document provides transparency around the way in which Sift handles personal data of job applicants: https://sift.com/recruitment-privacy