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Belfast, Northern Ireland


Senior Revenue Accountant

  • It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!

    We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business. 

    Corporate Overview 

    Proofpoint is a leading cybersecurity company protecting organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: vulnerabilities in people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies around the world stop targeted threats, safeguard their data, and make their users more resilient against cyber attacks. Leading organizations of all sizes, including more than half of the Fortune 1000, rely on Proofpoint for people-centric security and compliance solutions mitigating their most critical risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web.

    We are singularly devoted to helping our customers protect their greatest assets and biggest security risk: their people. That’s why we’re a leader in next-generation cybersecurity.

    Protection Starts with People.

    The Role and the Team

    We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Revenue Accountant to join our team. In this role, you will report to the Manager of Revenue Accounting and be responsible for the day-to-day revenue accounting as part of a broader team. The ideal candidate will be one who is a proactive learner, takes initiative, and is a great team player. Candidate will be a talented and passionate individual who is interested in joining and helping us take Proofpoint to the next level. 

    Job Requirements

    The What:

    • Demonstrate proficiency with revenue accounting rules under ASC 606 by performing monthly deal review on complex multiple element revenue arrangements to ensure accurate revenue recognition treatment

    • Prepare JE’s and related account reconciliations while providing analysis for fluctuations for assigned accounts

    • Prepare revenue related schedules for external auditors

    • Perform processes and procedures to comply with SOX 404 control framework 

    • Participate in ad-hoc projects and initiatives as assigned

    The How:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field, ideally ACA, ACCA qualified or to similar level

    • Progressive experience in Revenue Accounting, SaaS revenue recognition and understanding of multiple element arrangements is a plus

    • Manage multiple priorities and work effectively with cross-functional teams

    • Be flexible to work under time constraints and deadlines

    • Take a clean sheet approach when revisiting operational processes

    • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, including pivot tables and Vlookup

    • Experience with D365 and RevPro is a plus

    Why Proofpoint

    Protecting people is at the heart of our award-winning lineup of cybersecurity solutions, and the people who work here are the key to our success.  We’re a customer-focused and a driven-to-win organization with leading-edge products. We are an inclusive, diverse, multinational company that believes in culture fit, but more importantly ‘culture-add’, and we strongly encourage people from all walks of life to apply. 

    We believe in hiring the best and the brightest to help cultivate our culture of collaboration and appreciation. Apply today and explore your future at Proofpoint! #LifeAtPFPT



    If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

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