Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Houston, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849461_2722355
  • Salary:
    $ 60000 - $ 75000

Staff Accountant

Parker + Lynch is seeking a Staff Accountant with two or more years of experience located in the Woodlands, TX. This full-time position is a launchpad to upward mobility and offers the opportunity to work in the Private Equity space for one of the world’s largest competitive energy and power generation companies in North America.

Our ideal candidate should be able to focus on internal and external reporting functions, assist and prepare company financial information: including financial statements, footnotes, and discuss complex accounting analyses with management.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly financial statements provided to external stakeholders, and other financial information provided to regulatory agencies and senior management.
  • Assist in the administration function of corporate reporting tools.
  • Ensure supporting work papers are prepared clearly and concisely and comply with controls over financial reporting.
  • Develop competence in assigned areas and technical accounting and develop knowledge of the organization processes.
  • Assist the accounting team in the preparation of journal entries.
  • Completes special projects, as necessary.

Skills

  • 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 2 years of experience in Accounting or Financial reporting
  • Power industry and/or Public Accounting experience a plus

Compensation

  • 60,000 – 75,0000 
  • Competitive benefits package

Work Hours

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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