Senior Accountant

  • location: Houston, TX
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $75,000 - $85,000 per year
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Senior Accountant

job summary:
Do you like to look for improvements or create efficiencies? If you answered yes we have an exciting opportunity for you! Randstad Professionals is seeking a Senior Accountant role with a company who is rapidly growing. Step into the role of Senior Accountant where you will be responsible for month-end close, intercompany transactions, variance analysis, and ad hoc reports. This global company is a leading manufacturer of specialty chemicals. What's it missing? YOU! If this sounds like an amazing company to go to work for everyday click to apply or email

location: Houston, Texas
job type: Permanent
salary: $75,000 - 85,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, documenting business transactions

Distributes expenditures, encumbrances, receipts, and receivables according to schedules

Performs statistical analyses to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes, and writes narrative reports explaining findings

Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital, and prepares balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports to summarize and interpret current and projected company financial position for other managers

Audits contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepares reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to settlement

Determines proper handling of financial transactions and approves transactions within designated limits

Monitors compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and company procedures

Reviews, investigates, and corrects errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents, and reports

Installs, modifies, documents, and coordinates implementation of accounting systems and accounting control procedures

Devises and implements system for general accounting

Makes recommendations regarding the accounting of reserves, assets, and expenditures

Conducts studies and submits recommendations for improving the organization's accounting operation

Collects appropriate data and prepares federal, state, and local reports and tax returns

Education & Experience:

Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university

Five to ten years related experience and/or training

The equivalent combination of education and experience

Knowledge & Skills:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents

Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community

Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format

Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry

Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of IFS and SAP accounting software

skills: Account Reconciliation, Journal Entries, Variance Analysis, Bank Reconciliations, Month-End Close
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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