General information

JobID: 10327

Position Level: Individual Contributor

Team: Business Operations

Position Type: Regular

Working Time: Full-Time

Locations: Allen, Texas, Lenexa, Kansas, Monett, Missouri, Remote, Remote, Springfield, Missouri, Springfield, Missouri

Description & Requirements

At Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY), we deliver technology solutions that are digitally transforming and empowering community banks and credit unions to provide enhanced and streamlined user experiences to their customers and members. Our best-in-class products are just the start as we lay the groundwork for the future of digital banking and payments. We hope you’ll join us. We can’t do it without you.

We are looking to hire an experienced accountant to provide accounting ownership of assigned product group as part of our Revenue Contract Accounting team. This role will be the dedicated accounting owner for the assigned lines of revenue. In collaboration with the technical revenue experts and billing teams, a successful candidate will have strong initiative to take full responsibility for financial statement accuracy of their assigned product group. 

This position can be based out of one of our SW Missouri offices, our Lenexa, KS office, Allen, TX office or remotely throughout the U.S.

What you’ll be responsible for:

  • Accounting advisor for assigned product group to revenue systems and contract billing teams.
  • Prepare financial summary for senior leadership for assigned product group.
  • Works closely with accounting managers to develop pertinent reports and/or analysis that will aid in managerial decision making.
  • Prepare revenue account analysis and reconciliations
  • Prepare balance sheet account analysis and reconciliations
  • Performs monthly forecasts for revenue accounts and provide explanations to leadership for forecast-to-actual variances.
  • Identifying and driving record-to-report lifecycle process enhancements and automations.
  • Ad hoc projects related to assigned line of revenue
  • Respond to inquiries and requests from other teams within Jack Henry and Associates and external auditors.
  • May perform other duties as assigned.

What you’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum of 4 years of accounting experience.

What would be nice for you to have:
  • MBA and/or CPA or other related professional certification desired. 
  • Accounting experience in software revenue recognition.
  • Ability to bring creativity, “Think outside of the box” attitude to the position while at the same time providing consistent, accurate financial analysis. 
  • Knowledge of or experience with Peoplesoft, RevPro, Blackline, OneStream Power BI, Tableau.
  • Effectively plan, prioritize, and organize a diversified workload to meet aggressive deadlines.
  • Possess strong business acumen and desire to strengthen knowledge of the business/industry.
  • Ability to make recommendations in order to improve efficiency of processes and procedures.

If you got this far, we hope you're feeling excited about this opportunity. Even if you don't feel you meet every single requirement on this posting, we still encourage you to apply. We're eager to meet motivated people who align with Jack Henry’s mission and can contribute to our company in a variety of ways. 

Why Jack Henry?

At Jack Henry, we pride ourselves through our motto of, "Do the right thing, do whatever it takes, and have fun." We recognize the value of our associates and believe much of our company’s strength and success depends on their well-being. We demonstrate our commitment by offering outstanding benefit programs to ensure the physical, mental & financial wellbeing of our people is always met.

Culture of Commitment

Ask our associates why they love Jack Henry, and many will tell you it is because our culture is exceptional. We do great things together. Rising to meet challenges and seeking opportunities is part of who we are as an organization. Our culture has helped us stay strong through challenging times and we credit our dedicated associates for our success. Visit our Corporate Responsibility site to learn more about our culture and commitment to our people, customers, community, environment, and shareholders. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

At Jack Henry, we know we are better together. We value, respect, and protect the uniqueness each of us brings. Innovation flourishes by including all voices and makes our business—and our society—stronger. Jack Henry is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, performance management, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, education, training, social, and recreational activities to all persons regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, and military and veteran status, or any other protected status protected by local, state or federal law.

No one will be subject to, and Jack Henry prohibits, any form of discipline, reprisal, intimidation, or retaliation for good faith reports or complaints of incidents of discrimination of any kind, pursuing any discrimination claim, or cooperating in related investigations.

Requests for full corporate job description may be requested through the interview process at any time.