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Cerner Revenue Accountant II in North Kansas City, Missouri


Job Title:

Revenue Accountant II

Business Unit:

Contract Accounting

Job Description:

Cerner Finance is a world-class organization that significantly leverages technology to effectively and efficiently deliver the appropriate financial knowledge in the optimal format at the appropriate time to the right person (Associate or Client) while maintaining enterprise wide controls.

As a Revenue Accountant II, you will act as the key finance contact for all contracts within your assigned client base and ensure contract revenue complies with GAAP, and how the terms, conditions and schedules within the contract affect the financials. You will determine appropriate revenue treatment for client contracts ensuring accuracy and timeliness of revenue recognition and you will approve transactions up to the defined threshold amount. In addition, you will manage client contract revenue and billing backlog to ensure accurate projections and cash forecasts. As a Revenue Accountant II, you will direct the client billing process to ensure proper timing and accuracy of invoices, quick turnaround for credits and cash collections, and dispute resolution for client base support. Also, you will reconcile standard and complex client balances, including revenue and billing backlog, movement between weekly projections, contracts receivable and third party costs. You will manage standard and complex client contract milestones, consult with field associates to determine appropriate timelines for milestones, and obtain completion documentation once achieved. In addition, you will assist with corporate and statutory audit deliverables as it relates to contract revenue. As a Revenue Accountant II, you will lead reporting processes such as client reconciliation reports, contracts receivable reports, etc. and projects across financial operations.

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Additional Information:

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, covid-19 vaccination, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

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Company Overview:

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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Basic Qualifications

  • At least 6 years of total combined related work experience and completed higher education, including:

  • At least 1 year of Finance and/or Accounting work experience

  • At least 5 years of additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job and/or completed higher education, including:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration; or, related field or equivalent, relevant work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) - AICPA


  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines

  • Located in or willing to relocate to the Kansas City, MO or Malvern, PA area

  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations

  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position

  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned



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Relocation Assistance Available:


Job Level:

Professional 2


North Kansas City

Working Environment:

Hybrid or Remote

Job Function:


Government Job:


Working Environment Description:

This position offers a Hybrid or Remote working environment. Meaning if you live within a metro area of a Cerner office, you will split working time between a Cerner office and remote. If you are not within a metro area of a Cerner office, you can live and work in your current geographical location and work primarily remote. #LI-Hybrid #Remote