Revenue Accountant (Russian/ Spanish/ Portuguese speaker)

Job Title: Revenue Accountant (Russian/ Spanish/ Portuguese speaker)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Salary: USD2500 - USD3700 per month
Start Date: 2018-07-09
Reference: BH-85453
Contact Name: Michele Joseph
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2018 04:15

Job Description

Role Summary:

The Global Accounting Centre for our Client based in Kuala Lumpur. The Revenue Accountant role will be working closely with a group of professional supporting the General Accounting within global financial organisation.

Essential Responsibilities:

Responsible in ensuring that revenue accruals and actual are prepared in line with Policy, standard processes and accounting rules and conventions.

Includes journal preparation & reviews of month end adjustments and accruals and other adjustments/accruals as required.

Ensures the related costs of revenue and other associated accounting entries are correctly posted.

Setup contract validation structure, standard templates and processes and executing the task and ensuring compliance of accounting with contract clauses.

Includes Technical evaluation of contracts from Revenue recognition perspective and requires skills for contract terms interpretation

Variance analysis during month to identify differences from accrual to actual numbers and correcting errors.

Tracing the source of any errors and putting in place measure to stop re-occurrences.

Work on deliverables relating to Global projects esp. New revenue recognition project

Contact relevant Customer Services / Country Accounting Center personnel to highlight significant variance to accrual to further ensure no errors on actuals have occurred.

Prepares, documenting and keeping processes up to date for accounting role.

Prepares, Approve and Review the monthly balance sheet reconciliations 

Provides advice and support to the team with regards to correcting entries required.

Conducts related GL closing activities ensuring that they are completed in time and accordance to the set guidelines

Implements best practices in RAC viz. lean six sigma practices and standard processes which benchmark global best practices.

SAP analysis of various co. codes which involves analysis of other general accounts as well on a regular basis and advising improvements and corrective actions.

Assists and support other EFO teams/groups as required

Works closely with External and Internal Auditors to assist in completion of all audits


Degree in Accounting or Professional Qualification in ACCA/ CPA/ MIA etc

3– 5 years’ experience in Accounting and finance.

Experience in revenue recognition and assurance & Contract review and Validation is required

Strong knowledge in accounting principles

Experience in US GAAP



Key accounting skills - an in depth knowledge of Double Entry Book-keeping, Account Reconciliation, Accounting Concepts for revenue and cost, accrual etc.

Excellent SAP, Hyperion and MS office skills.

Soft-skills- Excellent communication and presentation skills, Networking & relationship building, Team working, Analytical skills, Decision making/ finding solutions, Self-motivation and drive

Contract interpretation skills.