Location: Houston, TX

Post Date: July 7

Employment Type: FA Direct Hire

Reference Code: #6340

Job Description

Senior Accountant, Payroll, Houston, TX


  • Business has incredible competitive advantage on a global scale
  • Lots of growth opportunity as this company expands business to include other types of exports
  • Company has an excellent track record of promoting from within and rewarding based on individual performance, not just firm performance - even during down times of 2009/2010 they paid out bonuses at or above target
  • Initial and annual grants of stock-based compensation
  • Excellent work/life balance and benefits


  • Prepare monthly and quarterly internal and external reports and schedules
  • Perform initial U.S. GAAP research on plan changes and new accounting and reporting guidance
  • Assist with annual budgeting and monitor budget-to-actual variances
  • Prepare and record monthly payroll
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or actively pursuing a CPA license required
  • Minimum of five years of experience, preferably within the energy industry
  • Strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • Experience with share-based compensation accounting

Please submit resume above or contact Jeff Wooldridge at 713.357.9598 or jwooldridge@talancegroup.com