Revenue Recognition Analyst

Natera   •  

Austin, TX

5 - 7 years

Posted 241 days ago

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POSITION SUMMARY   The Revenue Recognition Analyst, Finance is a detailed-oriented, hands-on, results-driven individual that will support the revenue accounting close and reporting in a challenging, fast-paced, energetic environment as part of the worldwide revenue recognition team.   PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Month end close activities including journal entry preparation, reconciliations and analyses
  • Assist with monthly/quarterly revenue reporting/analysis for revenue forecast and flux analysis
  • Prepare data and supporting documentation as needed for quarterly and year end audits and act as a point of contact for revenue recognition related request from our external auditors
  • Assist with the implementation and development of the ASC 606 accounting close
  • Work on the development, implementation and maintenance of companies SOX Controls
  • Miscellaneous finance and accounting projects as necessary
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management
  • Review contracts for non-standard terms and compliance with Natera Revenue Recognition Policies
  • Assist in policy and procedure development
  • Support Natera’s new product and services offering to assure compliance with Natera’s accounting and finance policies.
  • Define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw conclusions and solutions.
  • Support the FP&A team as required to support the revenue forecast
  • This role works with PHI on a regular basis both in paper and electronic form and have an access to various technologies to access PHI (paper and electronic) in order to perform the job
  • Employee must complete training relating to HIPAA/PHI privacy, General Policies and Procedure Compliance training and security training as soon as possible but not later than the first 30 days of hire
  • Must maintain a current status on Natera training requirements
  • Employee must pass post offer criminal background check


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent; CPA is a plus.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in accounting, finance, or similar business functions.
  • Public Accounting experience is a plus.


  • Strong analytical skills
  • Detail orientated
  • Problem solving ability not just from accounting perspective but also system and operational
  • Understanding of GAAP accounting rules, especially around the new revenue recognition guidance of ASC 606 and legacy guidance ASC 605
  • Experience using Qlikview (or comparable data visualization software)
  • Ability to query data using SQL
  • Advance Excel Skills
  • Strong sense of business ethics, integrity, and accountability
  • Problem-solving, along with interpersonal skills necessary to work with varied levels of management.
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently but also be part of the Natera Team.
  • Project and time management skills
  • Understanding of the offer to cash process, especially as it relates to medical and biotechnology industry.
  • Ability to communicate and interact across the company business
  • Great Plains or another ERP background is a plus


  • Duties typically performed in an office setting.
  • This position requires the ability to use a computer keyboard, communicate over the telephone and read printed material.
  • Duties may require working outside normal working hours (evenings & weekends) at times.