Revenue Accountant

Santa Monica, California
Finance – Accounting
Full Time
Who is Bird
At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started.

We are looking for a resourceful and self-driven revenue accountant to join our fast-growing accounting team. The ideal candidate would have experience in ASC 606 revenue recognition, great analytical skills, attention to detail, and feel comfortable analyzing big data sets. The candidate would need to work cross functionally in a fast-paced environment to propose policy and product solutions for revenue recognition and reporting.

What You'll Do

    • Act as the go-to person for all US revenue related activities including reporting, posting entries, validating assumptions, and building the appropriate documentation and analysis to support the process.
    • Responsible for reconciling revenue accounts.
    • Act as a key point of contact with our internal and external stakeholders.
    • Partner with product in developing new tools and processes for revenue recognition.

What You'll Need

    • Bachelor or Master degree in Accounting (CA, ACCA, CPA or equivalent is a plus)
    • 5+ years of relevant work experience in accounting within global organizations
    • Strong knowledge of US GAAP required included ASC 606
    • Strong revenue/deferred revenue expertise: recognition, analysis, reconciliations and billing control
    • Exceptional organizational skills, detail-oriented mindset, and a high sense of urgency
    • Advanced Microsoft Office skills

What Will Be An Advantage to Have

    • NetSuite and Tableau experience is a plus
    • Audit and compliance experience
    • Experience with online payment API’s
    • Experience in a manufacturing environment

What You'll Get From Us

    • Deal with challenging tasks that impact and have visibility across the organization
    • Be a part of a very diverse, smart and driven team where new ideas are celebrated and encouraged
    • Great room for development within the team and across other teams
    • Work for a company that’s revolutionizing the mobility market and making a massively positive impact in our cities and to the environment
Culture at Bird
We're an ambitious, smart, and open-minded group. Our employees are passionate about our mission, and eager to complete their work at the highest level. The office itself is up tempo and supportive, because we care about each other. People first, people.

Perks up
We want people to succeed at Bird, so we give our teams plenty of time off to relax and recharge. We also offer a generous employer-paid healthcare coverage, on-demand doctor visits, childcare support, a pre-tax commuter account for mass transit or parking, a wellness stipend, and more.

Bird is the world
Bird stands for a culture of inclusion. We celebrate different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives —encouraging everyone to bring their authentic selves to work.  We have a diverse environment that empowers our team to feel comfortable when they voice their opinions. For these reasons and more Bird is a proud equal employment opportunity employer. We welcome everyone regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetics, and we are dedicated to providing an inclusive, open, and diverse work environment.

Sound like a place you’d like to work? Sweet. Let’s chat.