Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Houston, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849461_2728256

Senior Accountant

Parker + Lynch is seeking a Senior Accountant with 5 plus years of experience in Houston, TX. This full-time position allows the opportunity to function as the lead accountant in the North American office, complete complex transactions, and exposure working within a globally known manufacturing company.

Our ideal candidate should have hands-on accounting experience, expert knowledge of accounting principles, and familiarity working with SEC, SOX, and other regulatory agencies. Junior accounts are permitted to apply but must be able to demonstrate in-depth experience to be considered for the role.

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead Full Cycle Accounting, including close, AR, AP, GL, Consolidations, Financial Statements, and footnotes
  • Assist with Financial and Tax audits
  • Make recommendations based on analysis and status of reserves, assets, and expenditures
  • Ensure work papers are prepared clearly and concisely and comply with controls over financial reporting.
  • Competence in assigned areas and technical accounting and develop knowledge of the organization processes.
  • Comply with regulatory requirements
  • Complete special projects directed by the controller, as necessary.

Skills

  • Software Knowledge: SAP and HFM
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • High integrity and direct communication style
  • Value team environment, the ability to multitask, and work well under pressure
  • Willingness to work overtime, especially during close to meet required deadlines

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in Accounting or Financial reporting
  • Minimum 4 + years of experience in the Manufacturing/ Industrial industry
  • MBA or CPA Candidate preferred

Compensation

  • 70,000 – 95,000 
  • Competitive benefits package

If you are interested in this position or any other Accounting and Finance career opportunities please contact Alexandra Howard at Alexandra.howard@parkerlynch.com.