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