Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Houston, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849461_2735430

Senior Accountant

Parker + Lynch is seeking a Senior Accountant with 5 plus years of experience in Houston, TX. This full-time position is geared for someone with Construction experience.

Our ideal candidate should have hands-on accounting experience and advanced knowledge of accounting principles. Areas of focus are month-end, billing, reconciliations, financial statements, and taxes.

Responsibilities

  • Lead Full Cycle Accounting, including close, AR, AP, GL, Consolidations, Financial Statements, and footnotes
  • Maintain Month-end journal entries
  • Bank Reconciliations and billing
  • Assist filling sales and use tax 
  • Prepare Letter of Intent
  • Competence in assigned areas and technical accounting and develop knowledge of the organization processes.
  • Assist with audits 
  • Complete special projects directed by the controller, as necessary.

Skills

  • Software Knowledge: SAGE 300 and Excel
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Problem-solver
  • Value team environment, the ability to multitask, and work well under pressure
  • Understanding of Percentage of Completion (PoC)
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • 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 
  • Minimum 2+ years of experience in Construction
  • MBA or CPA Candidate preferred
  • Tax, partnership, and trust experience preferred

Compensation

  • 70,000 – 80,000

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