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Job Title:  Senior Accounting Specialist


ZonAmerica, Montevideo, UY

Remote Options (if applicable): 

Req ID: 53962

Job Family: Finance/Accounting


Sabre Corporation is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre operates offices in approximately 60 countries around the world. At Sabre, we make travel happen. Positioned at the center of the business of travel, our platform connects people with experiences that matter in their lives. Today, Sabre is creating a new marketplace for personalized travel. It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs or our airline, hotel and travel agency customers. Join our journey!

Job Description


As part of Sabre’s Airline Solutions Accounting team, you will take on interesting and challenging responsibilities which include reviewing contracts with customers and establishing accurate revenue accounting in accordance with US GAAP. Every day is a new challenge here at Sabre, and you're continually looking for ways to help our team improve upon great performance. Your focus is on contract analysis and process flow of detailed information. You have a passion for not only learning about revenue recognition but also maintaining detailed documentation and analysis. The keys to success in this position are taking full ownership of customer contracts and engaging in process efficiency to independently drive workflow/results.


You will report to the Airline Solutions Revenue Manager. The team is made up of collaborative, diligent, and diverse professionals that seek to support our contracts with customers with timely and effective execution of monthly duties while upholding Sabre’s values and internal control framework. 


Key Responsibilities:


  • Reviewing complex contracts for accurate revenue recognition in accordance with ASC 606 and Company policies
  • Prepare invoicing statements in accordance with underlying contracts with customers
  • Prepare month-end close journal entries, SAP project systems inputs, and account reconciliations 
  • Perform and document financial analysis specific to contracts with customers
  • Customer contract evaluation, product/service agreement analysis, apply revenue accounting guidance in accordance with US GAAP and company policy, determine revenue allocations, prepare related revenue schedules
  • Ensure internal controls are performed, documented, and operating effectively on a timely basis 
  • Assist with general ledger analysis as needed.


Job Requirements


  • Certified Public Accountant license is required
  • Five or more years of progressive experience in either public or industry accounting preferred 
  • Experience with multiple performance obligation revenue recognition and software revenue recognition preferred
  • Experience with software and services industry preferred 
  • Ability to successfully manage multiple projects with competing priorities and tight deadlines 
  • Good organizational and time management skills /ability to continually prioritize workload and respond to top priorities with a sense of urgency 
  • Detail-oriented with both the ambition and willingness to dive into the details necessary to accomplish responsibilities and solve problems 
  • Interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with all levels of internal and external stakeholders 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


We will give careful consideration to your application and review your details against the position criteria. You will receive separate notification as we progress your application. Please note that only candidates who meet the minimum requirements will proceed in the selection process. To learn more about the people and culture at Sabre, follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.


This job posting comprises the law No 19691 and its decree No 73/019, which includes the people registered in the National Register of disabled people who have the skills and aptitude for the position described in the present posting.


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