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Senior Revenue Accountant

Date: Jul 22, 2021

Location: Exton, PA, US, 19341

Company: Bentley Systems

About Bentley Systems

Bentley Systems (Nasdaq: BSY) is the infrastructure engineering software company. We provide innovative software to advance the world’s infrastructure – sustaining both the global economy and environment. Our industry-leading software solutions are used by professionals, and organizations of every size, for the design, construction, and operations of roads and bridges, rail and transit, water and wastewater, public works and utilities, buildings and campuses, and industrial facilities. Our offerings include MicroStation-based applications for modeling and simulation, ProjectWise for project delivery, AssetWise for asset and network performance, and the iTwin platform for infrastructure digital twins. Bentley Systems employs more than 4,000 colleagues and generates annual revenues of more than $700 million, in 172 countries.



Position Title:  Revenue Accountant / Senior Revenue Accountant

Hiring Manager: Senior Manager, Revenue and Data Analytics

Location: Remote work is available. Must be able to commute to Exton, PA 1-2 times a month


Job Summary:

As a member of Global Corporate Controllership team, the Revenue Accountant / Senior Revenue Accountant (based on level of experience) is responsible for ensuring high quality and timely global consolidated internal and external revenue reporting and acts as a key resource to the organization for accounting guidance and support in the area of revenue recognition. In addition to playing a crucial role within the Controllership team, this position will interact heavily with colleagues from Financial Operations, Commercial Programs, Sales Operations, Information Technology, and Product teams. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for performing various month-end/quarter-end close activities to meet monthly revenue accounting close deadlines. These include, but are not limited to, RevPro administration, revenue allocations, various analysis, journal entry preparation and submission, account reconciliations, royalty payable analysis, special project work as needed.
  • Perform RevPro system testing when changes or new commercial offerings require configuration changes.
  • Assist in remediation testing for major systems when new versions are released
  • Preparing quarterly detailed analysis of revenue transactions, to ensure compliance with ASC 606 revenue recognition criteria.
  • Performing technical accounting research on revenue recognition related topics.
  • Contract review, analysis, and summary.
  • Ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls for revenue recognition.
  • Global ownership of on-going SSP testing and compliance.
  • Interact with external audit relative to contract reviews and revenue recognition (accounting/controls), globally
  • Liaison with external auditors to discuss new arrangements and technical accounting issues for revenue.
  • Develop and refine internal controls for revenue processes to ensure compliance and financial statement accuracy.
  • Special projects and ad hoc reports as requested.
  • Actively identify opportunities for process improvement or operational automation in existing system infrastructure.


Skills & Experience Required

  • CPA with bachelor’s degree (Finance or Accounting) required
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of accounting or finance experience including Big 4 or National Tier public accounting firm.  Public company experience a plus.
  • Detailed working knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS required with focus on ASC 606 and related concepts.
  • Excellent MS Excel skills.  MS Access skills and working knowledge a plus.
  • RevPro knowledge and experience a plus. 
  • Experience working for or serving companies in the software or technology industry.
  • SAP ERP and BW knowledge and experience a plus. 
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication and influencing skills. Ability to build and maintain relationships.
  • Highly productive and dependable team player
  • Proven ability to work well in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Commitment to process improvement and the ability to think “outside of the box”




Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Bentley is an equal opportunity employer and considers for employment all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, religion, national origin, age or any other protected characteristic.  Additional information about your rights as an applicant under the law may be found by clicking here and here.


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Please be aware Bentley is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. This includes any phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Bentley via-email, the Internet (including social media) or in any form and/or method for this specific position in the absence of a written recruiting agreement executed by both you and/or your firm and Bentley will be deemed the sole property of Bentley and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Bentley.


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