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Senior Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Houston Full-Time
$80,000.00 - $105,000.00 / year
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Ref ID: 04040-0010966184

Classification: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: $80000.00 to $105000.00 yearly

There's currently a full-time opportunity in the Oil & Gas - Pipeline industry for a Senior Accountant to join a thriving, innovative company in the Houston, Texas area. As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for producing financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This position offers a great long-term growth potential, including a strong compensation and benefits package for the candidate. We are seeking an individual with strong analytical skills that excels working in a challenging and fast-paced work environment while contributing to the continued success of the firm. This Senior Accountant role is with a company in the Oil & Gas - Pipeline field and is located in Houston, Texas.

What you get to do every single day

- Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives

- Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.

- Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary

- Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required

- Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions

- Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations

- Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

- Produce monthly consolidated P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management purposes

- Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)

- 5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

- Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

- Top notch analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued

- Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

- Skilled at time management

- Bank reconciliations experience

- Comprehensive knowledge of Balance Sheet Reconciliation

- Foundational knowledge in budget forecasting

- Financial reporting experience

- Proficiency with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- Efficient in ERP systems

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.

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Robert Half Finance & Accounting pioneered financial recruitment in 1948. Since then, we've continued to lead the industry in placing experienced professionals like you in accounting, finance, credit and collections, bookkeeping, payroll and taxation roles. Our process begins with one-to-one personal service from industry specialists who get to know who you are and what you're looking for. Then we apply our deep expertise, robust resources and leading-edge technology to connect you with an assignment where you can make meaningful contributions and be valued for them.

At Robert Half Finance & Accounting, we're dedicated to finding the fit that makes people happier and companies better. Join us.

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Robert Half Finance & Accounting is a division of Robert Half, the world's largest specialized staffing firm. For almost seven decades, we've helped candidates and companies find the right fit. That passion has paid off: Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998. We love what we do-and we want you to love it too.

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