Sr. Analyst I - Revenue OpsApply Job ID R4682 Date posted 08/21/2021
At CrowdStrike we’re on a mission - to stop breaches. Our groundbreaking technology, services delivery, and intelligence gathering together with our innovations in machine learning and behavioral-based detection, allow our customers to not only defend themselves, but do so in a future-proof manner. We’ve earned numerous honors and top rankings for our technology, organization and people – clearly confirming our industry leadership and our special culture driving it. We also offer flexible work arrangements to help our people manage their personal and professional lives in a way that works for them. So if you’re ready to work on unrivaled technology where your desire to be part of a collaborative team is met with a laser-focused mission to stop breaches and protect people globally, let’s talk.
About the Role:
CrowdStrike is looking for an Sr. Analyst – Revenue Accounting who is passionate about leading a growing team, scaling and refining Billing and Services Revenue processes to support our fast-growing business. We are looking for those eager to bring in best practice processes, take on problems, and streamline operations. This role will act as an escalation point in resolving complex outstanding issues with internal and external business partners. The successful candidate will have a strong desire in innovating processes and exceed expectations in a dynamic fast-paced environment.
The Sr. Analyst will be a key leader and driver, a self-starter and pivotal member of the Revenue Accounting team. The person will be playing a critical role in shaping the strategic objectives of the team and driving ownership of key deliverables across business organizations
Serve as end-to-end functional owner for Services Revenue, including process definitions, policies, implementation, etc.
Analyze and research revenue accounting matters including new product launches and unique customer arrangements.
An expert in O2C process, good understanding of various workstreams and dependencies in the process
Lead projects to drive improvements/efficiencies of current processes
Prepare Accrual vs Actuals Analysis for respective products/services and report out variances.
Review regular reports such as the Deferred Revenue Analysis, Contract Summary, and other revenue reports and ensure proper accounting compliances
Provide revenue support for all company acquisitions, including contract analysis and determination of deferred revenue opening balances. Assist in post-acquisition on-boarding of acquired companies.
Participate in technical review, approach, analysis of data to determine transition accounting, developing new procedures.
Adopt organizational transformation strategy, lead delivery with a shared vision and transparency, and develop a strong team of operational excellence
Manage all day-to-day group workload, develop, build on the existing processes, define procedures and policies with strong focus on Controllership and Compliance
Support in preparing and delivering business presentations (business reviews, performance metrics) and analyze reports
Enforce adherence with Accounting teams to understand requirements and incorporate them in Business Requirement document (BRD)
Own and drive high quality month close & reconciliation of Billing and PS Services related accounts to ensure complete, accurate and timely SSC financial reporting & planning cycles are carried out
Subject matter expert for system implementations, engage with technology teams to translate business requirements into configurable systems requirements
Support Global Business Leader in driving strategic adhoc projects and enhancements
Resolving any errors or discrepancies with customer billing, or billing reports
Assisting the accounting department with the preparation of financial reports
What You’ll Need:
Master’s degree in accounting, and/or Business Finance
5+ Years of Experience in implementing and managing Revenue Accounting in a Captive or Hybrid Shared Service environment
Well versed with O2C process, system automation, Project experience etc.
Experience re-assessing end-to-end processes and the reduction of bottlenecks at various points
Demonstrated expertise in process analysis, documentation, improvement and automation
Experience working with a public company
Thorough experience and understanding of Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
Excellent communication skills are a must with a very good command over written and spoken English
Attention to detail, organized, strong management skills; ability to handle multiple priorities within tight deadlines
Goal-oriented with a mindset of transformation or six sigma
A self-starter and team player
Experience with NetSuite (including ARM, SRP modules) or another similar ERP system strongly desired
Shift time: 2PM-11PM IST.
Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:
- Market leader in compensation and equity awards
- Competitive vacation policy
- Comprehensive health benefits
- Paid parental leave, including adoption
- Flexible work environment
- Wellness programs
- Stocked fridges, coffee, soda, and lots of treats
We are committed to building an inclusive culture of belonging that not only embraces the diversity of our people but also reflects the diversity of the communities in which we work and the customers we serve. We know that the happiest and highest performing teams include people with diverse perspectives and ways of solving problems so we strive to attract and retain talent from all backgrounds and create workplaces where everyone feels empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work.