Senior Accountant – Downtown Houston – High Growth!

Why take a Senior Accountant role with this company?

  • Become the right-hand person to the Controller
  • Help implement new processes. Your input is valued and needed.
  • Assisting in building out a new team.
  • Dress for your day. Almost anything goes….seriously laid-back culture.
  • Flexible schedule. The controller is not a micro-manager.
  • Downtown parking is paid.
  • There will be some overtime in the beginning, but the goal is a 40 to 45-hour work week for everyone.
  • 100% medical paid. 4% match on 401K. Immediate start to benefits.
  • Grown over 400% in the past few years. Crazy growth and continuing down that path.

What the Senior Accountant will do…You will play a key role in the month-end accounting close process and in the reconciliation of the client trust assets and liabilities.

  • Support accounting period close for areas of functional responsibility which may include preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations and variance analysis.
  • Research and resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities.
  • Maintain bank reconciliations.
  • Assist with maintaining internal controls and work with both internal and contract data entry personnel to ensure timely recording of transactions.
  • Knowledge of insurance settlement process is a plus but not required.
  • Provide support on special requests, and ad-hoc projects as necessary.
  • Assist controller with preparation of weekly/monthly internal financial reports.

What you need to bring to the table….

  • 2+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Batchelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related
  • Basic to intermediate understanding of QuickBooks environment, QuickBooks Online preferred, but not required.
  • Strong analytical skills, creative problem solving and project management skills
  • Strong sense of ownership and curiosity to learn new skills
  • Takes initiative to improve existing processes
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel skills such as vlookups, conditional statements, pivot tables, and what-if analysis

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