• Head of Revenue Accounting

    Requisition ID 2453508
    Job Family GB-SRY-Epsom
  • Posting Description

    Head of Revenue Accounting


    We’re hiring!


    Aon are currently recruiting a Head of Revenue Accounting to join our team in Epsom. The Head of Revenue Accounting will be primarily responsible for managing and developing a team of 8 covering revenue recognition for the Aon business, trade intercompany and transfer pricing.


    About Aon


    Headquartered in London, Aon Plc is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.


    Aon is an equal opportunities employer.  Aon's recruitment and selection policy ensures the best possible skill mix of colleagues and the highest quality candidates are appointed using objective job-related criteria.


    About the Role


    Your impact as a Head of Revenue Accounting:

    • Managing and developing a team, covering revenue recognition for the Aon business, trade intercompany and transfer pricing.
    • Ensure UK revenue is recorded according to US GAAP reporting standards.
    • Providing guidance to the business on how best to structure their clients contracts into matter set ups.
    • Principle point of contact for inter-actions with Internal and External Audit queries as well as ad-hoc data requests from the business.
    • Review of SOX controls on a regular basis in conjunction with in-house SOX manager. Management of remediation when necessary.
    • Monthly review of all Order To Cash Balance Sheet reconciliations.
    • Monthly review of implementations and deferrals.
    • Sign off of Intercompany payments through PAMS (Payment ) system.
    • Review of all OTC and Intercompany journals.
    • Quarterly delegated investment reporting.
    • Calculation of monthly Work In Progress Levy amounts.
    • Manage all month end close processes for Revenue and Intercompany.
    • Principle contact with Corporate on any Order To Cash & Intercompany queries.
    • Monthly review of WUDS and Notional WUDS (Write Ups and Downs).
    • Understands and reflects in practice the Firm’s vision, approach to client care, the development of individuals and all values and cultural aspects of Aon.
    • Responsibility for working in accordance with the Aon UK Limited Risk Management Framework, and compliance with the Aon UK Limited policies, including participation in the management of risks (including completion of mandatory training) that may adversely affect the business, interests or reputation of any Group Company.

    About you


    Your knowledge and expertise:



    Fully Qualified

    Good level of Technical Accounting

    Understanding of revenue recognition accounting standards



    Experience of working in a dynamic and fast paced environment

    Any contract admin or management experience

    Strong analytic skills.

    Good data handling skills.


    Key Competencies

    Team player

    Good communication skills

    Disciplined and organised approach to work – self starter

    Ownership and accountability

    Good attention to detail

    Potential willingness for occasional travel to London / Farnborough.


    Salary and Benefits


    This role offers a competitive salary and bonus, plus a comprehensive benefits package and 25 days holiday. Through our flexible benefits, you will also have the opportunity to choose additional benefits, including healthcare and additional holiday.  We also offer tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organisation.


    Our Colleague Experience


    Every day, our colleagues make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. Together, we share this one purpose: to empower economic and human possibility around the world. This unifying goal is at the heart of our identity, and it lives in everything we do. To learn more about our colleague experience, visit Aon Colleague Experience.


    We’re happy to talk flexible working. If you need to flex your working pattern, Aon offers flexible and agile working policies and we’re happy to discuss options with you upon application.




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