Technical Accounting Manager

  • Location: Houston, TX
  • Job #: 9745
  • Job Type: FA Direct Hire
  • Category: Financial Reptg/Analysis

Technical Accounting Manager-Hybrid-office 2 days a week

Reporting to the Director of International and Technical Accounting, this individual is expected to research and develop technical memos, lead discussions with external auditors, CAO and other company personnel to agree on conclusions, provide insight into financial reporting requirements for the topic and provide guidance to accounting staff on activities to execute documented treatment.

Responsibilities
• Oversee the technical research and documentation around new products, new corporate equity and debt transactions, new business and asset acquisitions and dispositions and new accounting standards
• Perform technical accounting research and prepare draft accounting issue papers to support the Company’s accounting, and document other ad hoc projects as needed
• Assist with the implementation of       new accounting standards and company policies as well as assessing the accounting impact and developing new workpapers and processes
• Support deal structuring and provide accounting guidance for new acquisitions and other significant transactions
• Facilitate discussions with external auditors and third-party experts, as needed
• Provide relevant input, as needed, on required disclosures and new reporting requirements from finalized research efforts
• Safeguard assets and assure accurate and timely recording of all transactions by implementing disciplines of controls
• Work with the Financial Reporting group to improve and issue timely monthly financial records for management, Board of Directors, banks, investors and the Securities and Exchange Commission, when needed
• Assist in coordinating the provision of information to external auditors for the quarterly reviews and annual audits
• Work with the Information Technology department and various finance and business groups to ascertain needed deliverables for new accounting activities
• Other duties as necessary


Requirements and Desired Skills
• Minimum of 6 years of accounting experience including public accounting
• An undergraduate degree with an accounting concentration is required
• CPA is required • Strong proficiency in Excel and Word
• Excellent oral and written communication skills required.
• Ability to effectively interface with different departments.
• Experience working with multiple legal entities and intercompany transactions
• Impeccable integrity; words and actions must continually reinforce this characteristic
• A team player that has significant depth of knowledge and experience in US generally accepted accounting principles and who has a successful track record meeting deadlines, increasing efficiency, issue spotting and technical research
• Highly focused and committed leader who continually strives to excel and deliver superior performance
• Public accounting experience is required, with preference for Big 4
• Experience in renewable energy space is a plus
• Experience with Salesforce and FinancialForce is a plus

Contact: Tim Morrow @ 713-823-8426

tmorrow@talancegroup.com


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