Revenue Accountant

Hoofddorp, the Netherlands

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Are you looking for an innovative, dynamic and international environment to work in?
Then check out the below opportunity at Accruent!

We are looking for a Revenue Accountant, location: Hoofddorp, the Netherlands

Why you want to work for our Accounting team:

The Accounting department is a great place to learn and adapt to changes mainly due to acquisitions. We are the guardians of the financial data and assets of the company, while working closely with the Finance department. The team is constantly working on projects to improve and automate processes. We work hard but also maintain a fun and light-hearted environment to keep the business running.

We are seeking a Revenue Accountant to assist with the company’s accounting and revenue functions including reviewing contracts for revenue recognition determination, reconciling complex GL accounts including various deferred revenue accounts, researching and resolving issues and ensuring compliancy. As Revenue Accountant you will review current contracts, perform monthly revenue close and reconciliation processes, participate in weekly deal reviews, and participate in revenue related projects. This position will initially require much general ledger work.

In this position you will directly report to the Manager, Revenue, who is located in the US and will locally be supervised by the Controller EMEA/APAC.

How you'll make a difference:

  • Review Revenue contracts (primarily Hosting/SaaS and Service), sales orders and renewals to determine proper revenue recognition accounting treatment
  • Record and/or review revenue transactions in the accounting system
  • Prepare monthly balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Responsible for monthly general ledger close activities
  • Prepare monthly journal entries
  • Manage complex accounts in multiple systems and connecting with process owners
  • Streamline existing policies, processes, controls, and recommend value-adding changes; initiate, assist, and implement automation whenever possible
  • Research technical accounting guidance and propose accounting conclusions

What we offer:

We offer you a great opportunity in which you will work with people all over the world. It will be your time to develop and grow in an innovative, dynamic, and fast-moving environment, where you'll receive a competitive remuneration package. We at Accruent, create an environment where there is room for ideas and initiatives, experiences are impactful, and talent is developed. Currently, all our employees are working from home, due to the COVID-19 situation. Once we are allowed to, you will be able to work from our fully refurnished modern new office in Hoofddorp.

What you bring to the table: 

We are looking for someone that has 3+ years of relevant experience, in an international environment, and is fluent in English, any additional language is a big plus. You have a bachelor’s degree or higher in accounting, finance or related field, and have strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Additionally, you have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with people at varying levels within the organization

Additional experience you will bring:

  • Experience with ASC 606 or IFRS
  • Progressive accounting experience, preferably a mix of public accounting/private experiences
  • Multinational audit background preferred
  • Knowledge of revenue recognition principles and ability to apply
  • SaaS/Multiple-element arrangement revenue recognition experience is a big plus
  • Advanced excel skills to create data analysis
  • Prior experience with Intacct and/or Salesforce is a plus

Accruent focuses on growing and developing world class talent.  The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and have a passion for revenue, accounting and continuing to grow their skills and career. You are self-driven, enjoy working in a team environment, have a pioneering spirit and enjoy being and helping others be successful.

All employment offers are made contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. A background check may include: verification of education and past employment, criminal background reports, motor vehicle driving records, or reference checks. The company is the sole determinant of a successful background check. Assessment may be part of the application process.


Accruent is a global software company that helps organizations achieve superior performance by transforming how they manage their physical resources. Its innovative, industry-leading cloud-based software and services enable organizations to optimize all stages of real estate, facilities and asset management, from capital planning through to IoT-based monitoring and control. With a proven track record across two decades, Accruent has created the only integrated SaaS-based framework and reporting platform for full lifecycle physical resource management. More than 10,000 global customers depend on Accruent solutions to drive out hidden costs, extend asset lifecycles, protect their brands, ensure compliance and deliver on the missions of their organization. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Accruent serves a wide range of industries in 149 countries around the world. For more information, visit