Accounting Analyst II

Posted 12 September 2023
Location Houston, United States of America
Job type Contract
DisciplineAccounting & Finance

Job Description

Accounting Analyst II

Location: Houston, TX


Responsible for accuracy and timeliness of natural gas transactions; including transportation, storage, and physical purchase/sale transactions. Assist in reporting to Management the business results with analysis and explanation of all significant variances from plan. Take the lead in solving problems.

  • Assist in the monthly accounting and closing cycle, including ensuring all current month transactions are accurately recorded, account analysis and reconciliation procedures
  • Ensure that transactions are recorded in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and company policies
  • Ensure all balance sheet items are valid and supportable
  • Accrue transactions on an estimate basis and true up upon receipts of actual data as needed
  • Process sale and purchase transactions of natural gas for assigned assets accurately and timely
  • Pay commodity and transportation invoices accurately and timely
  • Foster a strong relationship with the Commercial organization and clearly communicate financial and operating results to that organization
  • Ensure all applicable regulatory reporting requirements are met with timeliness and accuracy
  • Provide assistance and information for internal and external audits
  • Complete quarterly and annual regulatory reporting
  • Participate in testing for system implementations and updates
  • Generate ongoing and ad hoc financial and management reports relating to transactions and balances in assigned accounts
  • Apply analytical review to system generated reports and schedules to ensure transactions are properly recorded in the accounting systems
  • Answer and resolve internal and external customer inquiries

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in accounting/finance role

  • 7 + years' experience in accounting/finance role
  • Proficient (perform the skill with limited assistance) with SAP, Excel, Outlook
  • Strong organizational skills, the ability to multi-task effectively and resolve issues in an accurate and efficient manner
  • Takes ownership of assigned tasks
  • Strong interpersonal skills, works well with others, strong team player
  • Detail-oriented and able to multi-task
  • Strong communication skills