Accountant III

Posted 23 June 2022
Job type Contract
DisciplineAccounting & Finance

Job Description

Accountant III

Location: Houston, TX


The primary functions of the Accountant are to assist in compiling, analyzing, and interpreting information for management decision making, ensuring compliance with internal/external requirements and regulations, serving as liaison for internal/external customers, and preparing basic financial reports.

  • Complete analysis to support certain accruals and estimates
  • Analyze costs and/or allocations as part of the close process
  • Perform revenue & expense accounting functions
  • Provide support on account coding for procurement activities
  • Complete special projects and ad hoc requests
  • Understand and prepare account reconciliation's and written variance explanations
  • Support accounting information requirements for management and staff
  • Analyze and report on changes in operating results and business activities
  • Provide support for financial statement documentation and related audits
  • Maintains out-year budgets for long range plan activities
  • Establishes and maintains relationships with individuals and/or other departments as needed to resolve accounting issues and questions.
  • Communicates with internal and external customers

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proficient in written and oral communication
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment
  • Proficient in Excel and other PC applications
  • Must understand and apply accounting procedures in conformance with Contracts, GAAP and Regulatory standards
  • Demonstrates an aptitude to understanding complex processes and computerized accounting systems
  • Must be able to work as part of a team

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related degree with strong accounting focus.
  • 5-7 years of experience