Accountant

Private and Confidential - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)3.5


General Accountant

Performs a variety of routine and non-routine accounting tasks and financial analytics. Provide instruction to business unit personnel to ensure effective operating procedures are being used. Demonstrates ability to work independently and to solve non-recurring problems.

MAIN TASKS:

  • Prepares month/quarter-end closing journal entries with appropriate supporting documentation.
  • Prepare general ledger account reconciliations for management review.
  • Anticipating and avoiding non-compliance of internal controls, accounting principles and financial standards.
  • Prepare Statement of Sales and Cost of Sales and perform product line margin analysis.
  • Prepare Sales Inbound/Backlog Report by Product line.
  • Responsible for accurate and timely reporting of data into the financial reporting system (quickbooks ).
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual supporting schedules/reports.
  • Prepares various reports for the sales/finance team, both during the regular close process and on an ad hoc basis.
  • Prepare and present monthly financial statement analysis to operational management (including General Manager) and assist with inquiries.
  • Supports annual budgeting process: interacts with internal sources to gather necessary inputs, performs detailed analysis, and responds to inquiries from management.
  • Responds to frequent requests for information from internal staff, auditors, and third-party consultants. Researches issues and resolves problems as required.
  • Identify issues and recommend solutions or elevate to manager for discussion and resolution.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required
  • 4+ years of accounting/finance experience required; oil field equipment manufacturing/service experience preferred but not required.
  • Percentage of completion accounting experience preferred.
  • Advanced proficiency in the following software applications: quickbooks , and Excel.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of personnel.
  • Ability to work independently on assignments involving complex issues without direct supervision; ability to do the work and teach what they know to other employees and internal customers.
  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • quickbooks: 3 years
  • Accounting: 3 years
  • accounting/finance: 3 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's

Location:

  • Houston, TX 77060