Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Houston, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849461_2720004

Senior Accountant:

Parker + Lynch is working with a dynamic client located in West Houston that is looking for a Senior Accountant. This is a permanent opportunity for the career driven individual who is looking for an avenue to sharpen their skillset and advance on their career path.  Our client promotes a family-oriented environment and offers internal advancement for individuals who have a strong drive and desire to learn. This position offers a competitive benefit package and compensation in the a $75,000 - $95,000 range DOE.

Duties:

  • Full cycle accounting; applying generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) to analyze financial information and prepare both external and management based financial reports
  • Responsible for the cost accounting function including cycle count auditing and monitoring, standard cost roll process, preparation and review of the inventory E&O reserve, preparation and review of manufacturing variances and inventory management and reconciliation
  • Month and year-end close process- general journal entries, accruals, account analysis and reconciliation of accounts
  • Prepares flash reports and quarterly P&L and Balance Sheet forecasts and annual Financial Plans.
  • Supports the Corporate internal audit process, the Controller with special projects as assigned, and participates in process improvement initiatives
  • Assists in coordination of annual budget and periodic forecasting
  • Ad-hoc projects & reporting as assigned
  • Candidate must show a desire to improve processes and results while maintaining essential accuracy and communication that supports adherence of all Corporate and Segment reporting.

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting.
  • 5+ years of progressive experience in cost accounting or financial planning and analysis.
  • Experience with manufacturing, inventory, and cost accounting concepts in a multinational corporate structure preferred. 
  • Knowledgeable with inter-company transactions and eliminations preferred
  • SAP and Advanced Excel skills required
  • Strong financial modeling and analytical skills a plus