Senior Trading Accountant – Houston –

Looking for Senior Trading Accountant

Why take a Senior Trading Accountant role with this company?

  • Company is listed on the Fortune 50
  • A key part of the accounting team
  • Beautiful Office Space
  • 9/80 and other flex schedule possibilities!

Perks of the Senior Trading Accountant role:

  • Strong medical benefit package
  • 401-K with match
  • Free parking
  • Did I mention??? 9/80 and other flex schedule possibilities!

What the Senior Trading Accountant will do…

  • Lead the daily reconciliation of accounting to the trading system ensuring the accuracy of the accounting ledger.
  • Evaluate and analyze Mark-to Market calculations presented by the Middle office using an in-house trading system
  • Review and maintain ownership of balance sheet and income statement accounts, in order to reconcile in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Interface, analyze, evaluate, and reconcile the monthly derivative hedging
  • Reconcile quarter and annual inter-company transactions between trading entities and other entities for Consolidation Reporting.
  • Respond to SOX related inquiries from management and internal/external auditors on a quarterly and yearly basis.
  • Provide assistance to management with drafting evaluation of SOX testing variances.
  • Account for and analyze hedging fluctuations in relation to foreign exchange rates and effects in revaluation currency of the accounting system.

What the company needs in a Senior Trading Accountant:

  • 4+ years of experience in Finance and/or Accounting in the Energy Commodity Marketing/Trading Industry
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Finance and/or Accounting.
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS / US GAAP with Mark-to-Market accounting in the commodity trading business.
  • Fundamental accounting skills required and strong computer skills essential -advanced Excel user.

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