: Senior Associate Revenue Accounting
311 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA 02472

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We are looking for a Senior Revenue Accounting Associate to join our Accounting team within our Finance division. Your job will be to assist in executing the processes and controls associated with the accounting for and recording of revenue, deferred revenue, and accounts receivable-related transactions, as well as focus on project-based tasks that arise in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment. But enough about us, lets talk about you.

You are analytical, adaptable, demonstrate keen judgement and hold yourself to high ethical standards.

The Team: Our Revenue Accounting team is responsible for the companys adherence to ASC 606 and related accounting guidance as well as various process improvement initiatives.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist with updating revenue related memos and accounting policy documents

  • Perform month-end general ledger close for revenue and related accounts; Assist in the preparation and analysis of month end balance sheet and P&L accounts associated with revenue, accounts receivable (including billed and unbilled accounts), contractual assets, contractual liabilities, and deferred revenue, including related reserves

  • Perform some contractual deal review for revenue recognition

  • Critical reviews of current processes, operating improvements to systems and controls

  • Work closely with internal and external auditors during quarterly reviews and annual audit

Typical Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA preferred

  • 2+ years of accounting experience, public accounting experience preferred

  • Proficiency in U.S. GAAP and SOX 404 controls

  • Experience with ERP systems (Oracle preferred)

About athenahealth

  • Our Vision: To create a thriving ecosystem that delivers accessible, high-quality, and sustainable healthcare for all.

  • Our Location: This role is based in Watertown, MA, just a few miles outside of Boston. Watertown is our Global Headquarters and our campus, the Arsenal on the Charles, is home to several restaurants, a local gym and large outdoor space. This office also has a cafeteria, coffee caf and food trucks that rotate every day.

  • Our Culture: At athenahealth, our employees (or athenistas) are committed to making healthcare smarter. Our success is dependent on the diversity, collective spirit, and contributions of our people, clients and partners. We value teamwork and believe that the strength of our team comes from supporting each other and leveraging our specialized skills. If you are looking for a company that will enable you to work outside of your comfort zone to transform the healthcare ecosystem, athenahealth is the place for you.

  • Our Perks: Along with health & financial benefits, our athenistas are offered a variety of perks that promote employee wellbeing such as commuter support, collaborative workspaces and dog-friendly offices - just to name a few.


Employee Testimonials

Olivia Adams
Lead Member Of Technical Staff

“I enjoy working at athenahealth because I am making something that matters.  My passion isn’t writing code - it’s what writing code enables me to do, which is make something for other people.  And there’s no nobler cause than healthcare.”


Sherry Cheuk
Product Operations Manager

“athenahealth has a mission to transform healthcare, which is something I really admire.  Every company out there is trying to grow, but I think our focus on making an impact and delivering value is really powerful.  Our work is about improving people’s lives.”