Financial Analyst – Woodlands – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

A successful financial analyst candidate should be proactive, possess excellent analytical skills, demonstrate attention to detail, and have the ability to drive multiple work streams. This position will work closely in a family office environment with varied investments along with a broad spectrum of business lines and industries.

Financial Analyst 

  • Develop Excel models for economic analysis of existing and potential future investments. These models will require dynamic, multi-year financial analysis, data manipulation including pivot tables, adjustable variables, and summary output sheets
  • Monitor investment performance and maintain monthly status reports and trend reports for a growing pool of investments
  • Participate in the evaluation of new investment opportunities, including modeling various investment structures and assessing investment return profiles
  • Develop and maintain capital deployment forecasts
  • Work with Investment Accounting to build actionable strategies based on internal portfolio reporting
  • Facilitate the flow of data and information between portfolio management and internal finance department with respect to capital deployment, cash flow from investments, and recycling of capital from financing transactions
  • Research, monitor and validate existing portfolios for strategy, process, performance, and compliance; and evaluate markets and asset
  • Research and prepare economic reports on subjects such as rate of return, depreciation, and working capital requirements

Requirements: 

  • A bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, mathematics, accounting or a related field
  • Excellent financial modeling and Excel skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to communicate conclusions and recommendations from data analysis
  • Expert computer skills using PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and initiatives simultaneously
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • A strong work ethic, high energy level, and impeccable integrity
  • A background in specialty finance lending, asset-backed finance, asset-based lending, investment banking, ABS portfolio management, or securitization banking a plus

 

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Crude Oil and Commodity Prices

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WTI Crude Oil
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Crude Oil 60.19 -0.80%
Natural Gas 3.72 +4.73%
Gasoline 1.62 -1.41%
Heating Oil 2.17
Gold 1206.40 -1.37%
Silver 14.10 -2.01%
Copper 2.69 -1.88%
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Senior Cost Analyst – Pearland – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

Why work for this company! 

  • Global Fortune 500 company
  • Over 400 subsidiaries with one of them in Pearland, Texas!
  • CFS has successfully placed several people on their accounting team
  • Company is a leader in the chemicals business.
  • They offer a comprehensive benefits package.
  • Over 100,000 employees worldwide with a small company feel.

Description: 

  • Planning, studying and collecting data to determine costs of business activity, such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor
  • Development and analysis of monthly revenue cost reporting and forecasts
  • Analyze changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided to determine the effects on cost
  • Estimate new and proposed product costs as well as product changes
  • Provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products
  • Analyze the profitability of special pricing suggestions/programs
  • Reconcile various general ledger accounts on a monthly basis
  • Update balance sheet reconciliations: prior to recurring journals, after journals have been posted and once the month is closed prior to final Trial Balance
  • Complete month end close process for costing
  • Ensure the accuracy of the Company’s inventories including the adequacy of physical count procedures and reliability of reported physical inventory results.
  •  Perform special projects and analyses to assist management in interpreting trends impacting the business.
  • Address low/negative margin sales through costing review

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
  •  4+ years of progressive Accounting experience

Staff Accountant – Pearland – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

Our client is a publicly traded oil & gas company with locations all over the world. One of their plant locations is adding a staff accountant to their team. The ideal candidate should have 2 to 3 years of general accounting experience and enjoy working with operations at a plant setting. 

Responsibilities

  • Prepare monthly financial reporting and coordinate month-end, quarter-end and year-end closing.  Explain variances from the forecast.  Monitor performance to key financial and operating goals.
  • Coordinate analysis related to product line profitability and expense variance analysis.
  • Ensure accuracy of financial statements in accordance with USGAAP and compliance to internal policies, reconciliation of inter-company transactions.
  • Assist in audits, providing requested information on a timely basis.
  • Maintain a listing of all completed Journal Entries and Schedules assuring completion in the designated time
  • Interface with management in various departments, providing information and various analyses on a daily basis.
  • Support special projects or financial analysis when needed by management.
  • Support initiatives for process improvements such as cost accounting, expense analysis and margin analysis or other opportunities. Work directly with the Accounting Manager and Accounting staff in completing essential accounting/finance functions of the company.
  • Assist in completion of the full accounting cycle including journal entries, fixed asset tracking, and supporting tasks for submitting monthly financials.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/ Finance or equivalent.
  • 2+ years of experience or Master’s Degree in Accounting/Finance
  • Beginning to intermediate skills required in MS Excel and Word.

 

Internal Auditor Opportunity!

Location: The Woodlands

Job Description:

CFS has teamed up with one of the top waste service companies in Houston who is looking for a highly motivated, results-oriented Staff Internal Auditor to join our team in The Woodlands, TX. The Internal Audit Department looks for individuals who embrace servant leadership, and who are eager to learn the business, accounting processes, and systems throughout the company. Many of the Internal Auditors have rotated into Controller positions around the country, as well as other areas such as Operations and Risk in as few as two years.

Requirements:

  • BS degree in Accounting or Finance
  • A good understanding of GAAP and internal controls
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Able to travel up to 35%
  • Strong written and communication skills

You will be joining a team environment and colleagues who embrace a “work hard, play harder” culture. You’ll also be associating yourself with a company that likes to lead by example, through a strong presence in our local communities, charitable giving, sustainability initiatives, and more.

Assistant Controller – West Houston – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

Our client is a Fortune 500 company with multiple locations throughout the US. One of their top 10 divisions is located in Houston. The Houston division is in succession planning mode due to two recent promotions. We are looking for a go-getter, so if you are looking for an organization who likes to promote from within, this role may be just right for you!
The Assistant Controller role will have an active role in monthly reporting and analysis, land accounting, budgeting, forecasting, and ad-hoc analyses.

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Lead monthly reviews with Finance and Operations teams to reconcile all balances. Ensure all lot cost assumptions are appropriate and documented.
· Prepare soft cost budget analysis and lot cost calculations. Work with Operations and Finance teams to identify deficits.
• Participate in the month-end process, journal entry process and maintain monthly SOX binder for all land related activities.
• Assist the Controller in preparing the annual Departmental Operating Budgets, Asset Development Budget, and Cash Flow Budget
• Assist the Controller in preparing financial forecasts of projected revenue and profit in conjunction with financial analysis of budget vs. actual operating results.
• Review subdivision financial performance.
• Prepare and participate in quarterly forecasts and annual planning.
• Perform any additional ad-hoc analysis, as needed

REQUIRED 
• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
• CPA, Preferred
• 5 to 10 years of Accounting experience, Public preferred
• Strong knowledge of GAAP, accounting theory, practice, and financial reporting
• Strong analytical skills, problem-solving skills, verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent time management and organizational ability
• Ability to multitask and meet constant deadlines

Senior Accountant – Houston – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

Our client is adding a Senior Accountant to their team due to growth. They are in the investment/wealth management space with business in private equity, real estate, oil and gas interests and a number of private investment partnerships.

Why work for this company? 

  • Family oriented environment
  • Great benefits including 8% match on the 401K!
  • A team of professionals who work well together and like to have fun!
  • We have placed multiple accountants there and almost everyone has been promoted within a year
  • Fee downtown parking

Responsibilities:

  • Accounting and reporting for a consolidated group of entities including intercompany accounting and eliminations.
  • Perform monthly and quarterly closing duties including but not limited to:
    • Prepare and post quarterly intercompany payoffs for several entities.
    • Review monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Prepare quarterly reports for Board of Director meetings
  • Assist in preparation of audited financials for the consolidated company including schedules and footnotes and provide requests for external audit.
  • Prepare budgeting and forecasting schedules for the annual budget.
  • Update reports in Management Reporter with new companies and GL accounts as needed.

Requirements:

  • BBA – Accounting, CPA preferred
  • Four to 7 years plus years of accounting experience.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Uncompromised reputation for discretion, honesty, and personal integrity.
  • Excellent communication (verbal, written, and listening) skills.

Accounting Manager – NW Houston – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

Why work for this company:

  • They love to promote from within!
  • They promote a collaborative team environment
  • Competitive benefits and a bonus can pay out on multiple
  • They are growing and always in acquisition mode!

Responsibilities:

  • • Manage accounting functions and prepare reports and statistics reflecting earnings, profits, cash balances, and other financial results.
  • • Plan, organize and direct all the activities of the cost/inventory accounting function.
  • • Perform the monthly closing activities including preparation of the cost to operate statement along with supporting analysis.
  • • Proactive analysis of variances and communication of issues and opportunities to operations management
  • • Ensure financial results are reported accurately and timely.

Requirements:

  • • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or equivalent.
  • • Relevant professional certification such as CPA, CA, local equivalent or Master’s in Finance or Accounting strongly preferred.
  • • 6+ years of finance experience preferably in Oil & Gas and/or Manufacturing industry including 1+ years of management experience.
  • • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

Staff Accountant – Channelview – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

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Why work for this company!

  • Family oriented environment
  • Collaborative work culture
  • Phenomenal benefit package
  • Annual performance-based bonus
  • The company is well known for promoting within and valuing their employee’s growth.

Qualifications:

  • 2 years of accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • Must be able to speak, write and read English and Spanish at an intermediate level
  • Must have work experience at a $15 million revenue (or greater) for-profit company is (government or not-for-profit experience will not be considered).
  • Must have experience in explaining variance analysis and reconciliation preparation.
  • Must possess a working knowledge of U.S. GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles).
  • Must have intermediate computer skills in MS Word, Excel & Outlook

Responsibilities:

• Assists during month and month-end close with the recording of recurring journal entries.
• Prepares and posts journal entries related to salaries & benefits expense, accruals, and explains variances.
• Responsible for intercompany transaction and for preparing the monthly intercompany reconciliations.
• Perform all related functions for the assigned balance sheet accounts, such as accounts receivables, fixed assets, prepaid, other assets, accounts payables, accruals, etc. and for analyzing and preparing the reconciliations.
• Perform duties for inventory control, physical inventories, reconciliation and valuation.
• Prepares monthly accruals, allocations and associated schedules related to cost of sale and general and administrative expenses.
• Prepares reports detailing monthly administrative and operational expenses and explains variances.
• Assists in the preparation of the annual and quarterly forecast updates.
• Compiles data for the preparation and analysis of reports, key indicators, sales, inventories, etc.
• Assists with financial monthly, quarterly reporting and deadlines to our corporate office.
• Assists in the compilation of documentation for internal and external audits.
• Assist as necessary with billing, collections and accounts payables.
• Complies with internal controls to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley.

October List of Accounting & Finance Openings – Houston – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com

 

Job Openings:

  • Controller – Mfg & Distribution – Humble
  • SEC Reporting Supervisor – O&G – Woodlands
  • Operations Controller – Pasadena
  • Senior Corp Development Analyst – Downtown
  • Staff Accountant – Port
  • Senior GL Accountant – Private Equity / Investment Company – Greenway Plaza
  • Accounting Manager – MFG – NW Houston
  • Accounting Supervisor – Katy
  • Accounting Manager – Small Company – Sugar Land
  • Controller – Private Equity – Sugar Land – 150K
  • Senior Internal Auditor – 30% travel – Galleria
  • Senior Internal Auditor – 10% travel – DT
  • Senior Treasury Analyst – DT
  • Tax Managers (Public Accounting – multiple firms)
  • TRUE Rotational Internal Audit Program – Fortune 100! – Galleria
  • SEC Reporting Manager – Galleria
  • Internal Controls Manager – Galleria
  • FERC Accounting Manager – Downtown
  • FP&A Manager – E&P – Galleria
  • Bilingual Accounting Analyst – NW Houston
  • Staff Accountant – Nonprofit – Central
  • Staff Auditor – CPA Firm – NW Houston – Great work-life balance
  • Senior Accountant – Nonprofit – Spring – Great mission!
  • Entry Level Staff Accountant – Katy – Accounting Degree and one or two internships required
  • Staff Internal Audit – Woodlands – Rotational!!!!
  • Staff Accountant (SOX) – NW Houston
  • POC Senior Accountant – NW Houston
  • Senior Financial Analyst (newly created department) – Galleria
  • Staff & Senior Tax Analyst – Woodlands – State or Federal
  • Senior Corporate Accounting. Looking for someone who wants to manage in 1 to 2 years!!! Woodlands
  • Senior Auditor – Public Accounting 9/80’s – GREAT work life balance – less than 20% travel!
  • AP Specialist – 249/Beltway – Tenured team of 12!!!!
  • Staff Accounting Analyst – Oil & Gas – NW
  • Junior Financial Analyst – E&P – Woodlands(Investment Banking or PE exp required)
  • Accounting Analyst – Accountant turned FP&A – Valuations / M&A – Woodlands
  • SEC Reporting Manager – Clearlake
  • Revenue Accountant – All Levels – Downtown & Woodlands
  • Revenue Accounting Manager 20 year plus!, E&P, Downtown
  • Tax Senior Accountant (federal & state) – Drilling – Galleria
  • Senior Cost Accountant (Oracle) – Manufacturing – Galleria


Contract Job Openings (short term, long term and temp to hire):

  • Staff Accountant – Sugar Land
  • Staff Accountant – Pasadena
  • Senior Cost Accountant – The Woodlands
  • Accounts Receivable Specialist – Baytown
  • Payroll w/ Tip – Greenway Plaza
  • Accounts Payable – The Heights
  • Accounts Payable w/ SAP – Downtown
  • Senior Billing Specialist – Downtown
  • Sales Analyst – Sugar Land
  • Senior Tax – Clearlake

San Antonio Job Openings:

  • Senior Financial Reporting Accountant- Midstream O&G-Big 4 Audit or Reporting & Consolidations Exp.-SA
  • Non-Profit Controller- CPA & Nonprofit experience required-SA
  • Non-Profit Assistant Controller- 6+ yrs exp, CPA & Higher Education experience preferred or experience in Non-Profit Audit-SA
  • Valuation & Litigation Support Senior or Manager- Any experience in valuation will be considered-SA
  • Tax Senior Manager/Director- Growing & Reputable CPA firm AUSTIN or SA
  • External Audit Manager- Construction-SA
  • Tax Senior Accountant- Higher Education-Endowments-SA
  • AP Manager/Inventory Accountant- Manufacturing-SA
  • Plant/Inventory Accountant- Manufacturing-SA
  • Cost Accountant- Food & Beverage-SA
  • Senior Financial Analyst- Banking-SA
  • Financial Accounting Analyst- Credit Union-SA
  • Senior Financial Analyst- PE Backed Service Provider-SA
  • R&D Tax Accountant- San Antonio, Austin, Dallas/Ft.Worth, or Houston- flexible!
  • Tax Director- Solar Energy Company/Manufacturing- SA
  • Audit Senior- Construction focus- SA
  • Tax Senior- Small, Midsize, and Large CPA Firms- San Antonio & Austin
  • Audit Senior- Governmental experience – SA
  • Tax Manager- “right hand” to Tax Partner, Individual and Corp. Tax

 

October List Accounting & Finance Job Openings – dlemaire@cfstaffing.com – Houston, Texas

 

Job Openings:

  • Controller – Mfg & Distribution – Humble
  • SEC Reporting Supervisor – O&G – Woodlands
  • Operations Controller – Pasadena
  • Senior Corp Development Analyst – Downtown
  • Staff Accountant – Port
  • Senior GL Accountant – Private Equity / Investment Company – Greenway Plaza
  • Accounting Manager – MFG – NW Houston
  • Accounting Supervisor – Katy
  • Accounting Manager – Small Company – Sugar Land
  • Controller – Private Equity – Sugar Land – 150K
  • Senior Internal Auditor – 30% travel – Galleria
  • Senior Internal Auditor – 10% travel – DT
  • Senior Treasury Analyst – DT
  • Tax Managers (Public Accounting – multiple firms)
  • TRUE Rotational Internal Audit Program – Fortune 100! – Galleria
  • SEC Reporting Manager – Galleria
  • Internal Controls Manager – Galleria
  • FERC Accounting Manager – Downtown
  • FP&A Manager – E&P – Galleria
  • Bilingual Accounting Analyst – NW Houston
  • Staff Accountant – Nonprofit – Central
  • Staff Auditor – CPA Firm – NW Houston – Great work-life balance
  • Senior Accountant – Nonprofit – Spring – Great mission!
  • Entry Level Staff Accountant – Katy – Accounting Degree and one or two internships required
  • Staff Internal Audit – Woodlands – Rotational!!!!
  • Staff Accountant (SOX) – NW Houston
  • POC Senior Accountant – NW Houston
  • Senior Financial Analyst (newly created department) – Galleria
  • Staff & Senior Tax Analyst – Woodlands – State or Federal
  • Senior Corporate Accounting. Looking for someone who wants to manage in 1 to 2 years!!! Woodlands
  • Senior Auditor – Public Accounting 9/80’s – GREAT work life balance – less than 20% travel!
  • AP Specialist – 249/Beltway – Tenured team of 12!!!!
  • Staff Accounting Analyst – Oil & Gas – NW
  • Junior Financial Analyst – E&P – Woodlands(Investment Banking or PE exp required)
  • Accounting Analyst – Accountant turned FP&A – Valuations / M&A – Woodlands
  • SEC Reporting Manager – Clearlake
  • Revenue Accountant – All Levels – Downtown & Woodlands
  • Revenue Accounting Manager 20 year plus!, E&P, Downtown
  • Tax Senior Accountant (federal & state) – Drilling – Galleria
  • Senior Cost Accountant (Oracle) – Manufacturing – Galleria


Contract Job Openings (short term, long term and temp to hire):

  • Staff Accountant – Sugar Land
  • Staff Accountant – Pasadena
  • Senior Cost Accountant – The Woodlands
  • Accounts Receivable Specialist – Baytown
  • Payroll w/ Tip – Greenway Plaza
  • Accounts Payable – The Heights
  • Accounts Payable w/ SAP – Downtown
  • Senior Billing Specialist – Downtown
  • Sales Analyst – Sugar Land
  • Senior Tax – Clearlake

San Antonio Job Openings:

  • Senior Financial Reporting Accountant- Midstream O&G-Big 4 Audit or Reporting & Consolidations Exp.-SA
  • Non-Profit Controller- CPA & Nonprofit experience required-SA
  • Non-Profit Assistant Controller- 6+ yrs exp, CPA & Higher Education experience preferred or experience in Non-Profit Audit-SA
  • Valuation & Litigation Support Senior or Manager- Any experience in valuation will be considered-SA
  • Tax Senior Manager/Director- Growing & Reputable CPA firm AUSTIN or SA
  • External Audit Manager- Construction-SA
  • Tax Senior Accountant- Higher Education-Endowments-SA
  • AP Manager/Inventory Accountant- Manufacturing-SA
  • Plant/Inventory Accountant- Manufacturing-SA
  • Cost Accountant- Food & Beverage-SA
  • Senior Financial Analyst- Banking-SA
  • Financial Accounting Analyst- Credit Union-SA
  • Senior Financial Analyst- PE Backed Service Provider-SA
  • R&D Tax Accountant- San Antonio, Austin, Dallas/Ft.Worth, or Houston- flexible!
  • Tax Director- Solar Energy Company/Manufacturing- SA
  • Audit Senior- Construction focus- SA
  • Tax Senior- Small, Midsize, and Large CPA Firms- San Antonio & Austin
  • Audit Senior- Governmental experience – SA
  • Tax Manager- “right hand” to Tax Partner, Individual and Corp. Tax