Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Houston, Texas
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849461_2723724

Staff Accountant:

Parker + Lynch is currently working to fill a Staff Accountant position for a top client of ours in North Houston. Our client is expanding their Houston office and looking to fill out their roster with ambitious accounting professionals who can shine in a fast-paced environment. This is a permanent position offering competitive benefits, bonus packages, and compensation in the $60,000 - $75,000 range DOE.

Duties:
• Prepare accurate and timely financial statements in accordance with our established schedule
• Full cycle accounting; apply generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) to analyze financial information and prepare both external and management based financial reports
• Month and year-end close process- general journal entries, accruals, account analysis and reconciliation of accounts
• Supports the Corporate internal audit process, the Controller with special projects, and participates in process improvement initiatives
• Contributes to the development of internal financial policies and procedures
• Maintains well-documented work papers and instructions for journal entries and account reconciliations
• Assists in coordination of annual budget and periodic forecasting
• Ad-hoc projects & reporting as assigned

Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting. 
• 2+ year of progressive experience in Accounting or Financial Analysis.
• Knowledgeable in intercompany transactions
• Experience with Hyperion or Smartview preferred
• Detail oriented, with strong verbal and written communication skills.
• Interpersonal skills with ability to interact effectively with all levels of management and work in a team environment.
• Strong Excel skills required.

If you are interested in pursuing a new opportunity within an organization where your career can thrive, please apply above or contact zack.hamilton@parkerlynch.com.  Should you meet the qualifications described above you will be contacted for an interview