Senior Accountant- Remote

Remote, USA

Personal development and becoming the best you is all about growth and exploring new skills and opportunities – both in and out of the office. At Accruent, we call this Grow Without Limits, and we’re proud to offer each of our employees the resources, coaching and support necessary to achieve Growth Without Limits in their personal and professional lives. Explore where the path takes you. 

About our Accounting Team 

The Accounting department are the guardians of the financial data and assets of the company while working closely with the Finance department. The team constantly works on projects to improve processes, while delivering timely and accurate financials. They work hard but also maintain a fun and light-hearted environment to keep the business running. If you're drawn to proactive teams, then the Accounting department may be a fit for you.

About This role:

We are looking for a strong senior accountant, who can learn quickly, work independently and is an excellent team player. This role will work alongside our senior revenue accountant, senior revenue analyst and staff revenue analysts. This role will also interact frequently with leaders within, and outside of the accounting team.

If you have prior revenue recognition experience, great! This will be an opportunity for you to deepen your experience. If you don’t have revenue recognition experience, great! This will be an opportunity for you to learn and get exposure to revenue recognition. 

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 Netsuite
  • Own and ensure timely, compliant, completion of assigned SOX controls
  • Manage complex accounts that require research 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 on an as needed basis
  • Assist with implementation of revenue and billing modules of Netsuite, and process improvement post go-live

What you bring to the table: 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in accounting, finance, or related field
  • Progressive accounting experience, preferably a mix of public accounting/private experiences
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP and the demonstrated ability to put accounting theory into practice
  • You are committed to continuous improvement and operate with a high level of integrity

Bonus points for:

  • Experience driving ASC 606 procedures and processes
  • SaaS/Multiple-element arrangement revenue recognition experience
  • Prior experience with Netsuite and/or Salesforce
  • Experience working within a Public Company
  • SOX 404 Compliance Experience

Please Note:

  • This job does not require travel domestically or internationally, 
  • This is a full-time, exempt opportunity. 
  • Relocation will not be considered for this position. 
  • At this time, visa sponsorship is not available. 



At Accruent (a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation), we strive to be on the cutting edge of the software world, providing purpose-built intelligent solutions that raise customer expectations, shift paradigms and transform the way businesses operate and achieve success.

We aim to provide the same transformational growth for our 1,000+ employees which includes a vibrant office culture in major cities like Austin and Amsterdam – and 10,000 customers in more than 150 countries – we know you’ll gain new experiences along the way. In our continued effort to help our teams Grow Without Limits, we provide all employees with the resources, coaching and support they need to reach new heights and experience true professional and personal development – and we do this because we believe it will help us grow as a global company in return.

Every person can bring something incredible to the table, and we can always achieve more together. So, if you are courageous, adaptable, collaborative and interested in becoming the best you, we encourage you to join us for the ride – even if you don’t believe you have the exact experience to fill a particular role.

Explore the path. Join Accruent.


Fortive’s essential technology makes the world stronger, safer, and smarter. We accelerate transformation across a broad range of applications including environmental, health and safety compliance, industrial condition monitoring, next-generation product design, and healthcare safety solutions.

We are a global industrial technology innovator with a startup spirit. Our forward-looking companies lead the way in software-powered workflow solutions, data-driven intelligence, AI-powered automation, and other disruptive technologies. We’re a force for progress, working alongside our customers and partners to solve challenges on a global scale, from workplace safety in the most demanding conditions to groundbreaking sustainability solutions.

We are a diverse team 17,000 strong, united by a dynamic, inclusive culture and energized by limitless learning and growth. We use the proven Fortive Business System (FBS) to accelerate our positive impact.

At Fortive, we believe in you. We believe in your potential—your ability to learn, grow, and make a difference. At Fortive, we believe in us. We believe in the power of people working together to solve problems no one could solve alone. At Fortive, we believe in growth. We’re honest about what’s working and what isn’t, and we never stop improving and innovating.

Fortive: For you, for us, for growth.

Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. Fortive and all Fortive Companies are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should ask to speak with a Human Resources representative to request an accommodation.