Crude Inventory Accountant

Posted 25 August 2023
Location Houston, United States of America
Job type Contract
DisciplineAccounting & Finance

Job Description

Crude Inventory Accountant

Location: Houston, TX


The Crude Inventory Accountant’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Month end close and reporting, including journal entries, inventory account reconciliation, financial reporting, variance analysis
  • Complete volumetric reconciliations on Crude inventory movements
  • Resolve AR/AP reconciliation issues
  • Responsible for closing and settlement/net-out payment monthly for desk responsibilities
  • Provide support to management team in the development, implementation and oversight of internal controls
  • Work with schedulers, traders and other front office to resolve issues, as well as counterparties
  • Assist with internal and external audits
  • Provide ad hoc reporting and support business initiatives

Required Skills and Qualifications:
  • BS degree in Accounting
  • Minimum of 3-5 years' experience of public or corporate accounting (oil and gas a plus)
  • SAP
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Understanding of GAAP accounting and financial principles
  • Sound written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and with a team and manage deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills and interpersonal skills

  • CPA is a plus
  • Blackline is a plus
  • Intermediate Excel skills (i.e., VLOOKUP, pivotable, etc.)