General information

JobID: 10924

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

Travel Requirements: 10%

Description & Requirements

At Jack Henry & Associates, 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.

As a member of our Revenue Contract Accounting team, this Revenue Contract Accountant, Mid-Level (between Staff and Senior Accountant) position will allow you to assist in revenue forecasting, actual vs. forecast variance analyses, cross-period analyses for revenue account balances, month-end close activities, revenue contract analyses and research, and other ad hoc projects as assigned. This position will report to the Accounting Manager and does not have any direct reports.

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:

  • Prepares journal entries during month-end closes.
  • Performs P&L reconciliation and analysis for assigned P&L accounts.
  • Performs balance sheet account analysis and reconciliation to the General Ledger.
  • Performs monthly forecasts for assigned revenue P&L accounts.
  • Prepares disclosure support files for 10Qs and 10Ks during quarterly closes.
  • Performs actual vs. forecast variance analyses, cross-period analyses for revenue accounts, provides explanations on variances, compiles various analyses for management review on a periodic basis.
  • Conducts research projects in specific area of accounting and responds to inquiries received (whether from other teams within Jack Henry and Associates or from our external auditors).
  • Reviews, monitors, and resolves reports pertaining to billing and revenue contracts.
  • Identifies areas that need improvements in processes and procedures of monthly closes and forecasts, brainstorms ideas of improvements with managers and assists in implementing such ideas to enhance overall efficiency.
  • May perform other job duties as assigned. 

What you’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in Accounting.
What would be nice for you to have:

  • MBA and/or CPA or other related professional certification desired. 
  • High Excel proficiency in v/h/xlookup, sumif, sumifs, countif, and pivot tables. Able to use a combination of various formulas and functions in Excel to resolve an issue or deliver a desired result. This position constantly has large volume of data in Excel format that needs to be compiled, analyzed and summarized into an understandable presentation.
  • Experience in ASC 606 and/or revenue recognition in software company.
  • 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 Oracle, Peoplesoft, RevPro, Blackline, OneStream, or SalesForce.
  • 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.

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.