Houston financial recruiters seek an experienced corporate accountant

Kappa Search is a professional recruiting agency that specializes in accounting, finance and supply chain recruitment and placement. Our client, an international leader in the energy industry, is actively recruiting for an experienced financial professional to fill a Sr. Accountant job opportunity in Houston, Texas.  The Sr. Accountant will be a leader on the accounting team and will be involved with complex accounting transactions and reconciliations.  Public accounting or large corporate experience is desired.  CPA or progress towards a CPA is a plus.  Previous energy industry experience is preferred, but not required.

Responsibilities:

  • The incumbent will develop and analyze financial reports and statements.
  • Perform monthly, quarterly and yearly closing duties.
  • Analyze transactions and accuracy of recording following GAAP principles.
  • Analyze financial reports and statements to identify trends and opportunities for cost savings, etc.
  • Work within internal processes and controls regarding accounting practices.
  • Report to executive management on accounting and finance matters.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA is desirable
  • Several years of relevant accounting experience within a large corporate environment
  • MBA considered a plus