Accounting Manager/Senior Accountant


2019-11-16 21:04:31

Job location Houston, Texas, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Accounting

Job description

Temp to Hire Accounting Manager/Senior Accountant - Upstream Oil & Gas

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage and oversee daily operations of accounting department; responsible for day-to-day supervision and leadership.
  • Monitor, analyze and verify accuracy of accounting data and produce financial reports or statements of the company.
  • Responsible for monthly, quarterly, and yearly accounting cycles.
  • Perform monthly closing journal entries and account reconciliations accurately. Implement and maintain an adequate system of internal control.
  • Proper accounting, reporting and timely payment of all royalties and severance taxes (Texas).
  • Properly account for and classify all well expenditures and bill them to the respective wells/owners in accordance with the JOAs. Properly account for all G&A, Capex and LOE expenditures.
  • Fixed Asset management including additions, disposals, and depreciation.
  • Assist in preparation of statutory accounts reconciliation. May reconcile bank accounts, post to and balance general or subsidiary ledgers, and provide basic analysis of reports and data.
  • Schedule and oversee annual auditing processes to be done in a timely manner.
  • Maintain and segregate Sarbanes-Oxley documentation.
  • Assist in development and implantation of new procedures and features to enhance workflow of the department.
  • Participate in budgeting, planning and forecasting of asset capital expenditures.
  • Act as a technical expert and undertake analysis to deal with complex accounting issues and provide recommendations upon which decisions can be made.
  • Prepare and verify accuracy of monthly journal entries and accounting classifications. Make recommendations as to accounting reserves, assets, and expenditures.


  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA preferred
  • More than 10 years working experience in Oil & Gas Upstream Finance and Accounting sector.
  • Deep understanding of US GAAP compliance and internal control process.
  • Experience with Excalibur and DocVue is a plus, but not required

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