Company: Petroplan
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Key Responsibilities:
Client is building their accounts payable and accounts receivable team. This position is expected to apply hands-on knowledge by leading this team.

*Extensive knowledge of global accounts payable and accounts receivable functions
*Manage accounting staff to ensure compliance with internal controls and the Company's policies and procedures
*Provide training and guidance as necessary to support staff in meeting goals and KPI's
*Monitor process metrics and improve the back-office processes on a periodic basis
*Prepare and review assigned account reconciliations in a timely manner
*Monitor and analyze data and produce reports for internal distribution
*Provide recommendations and implement improvements to processes and procedures along with initiating corrective actions as necessary
*Assign tasks and projects with the ability to direct staff to ensure financial objectives are being met
*Ability to interact with both internal and external stakeholders as required
*Excellent leadership, problem solving and communication skills
*Other tasks as needed to support management objectives

Requirements:

*7-10 years of accounting transactional services experience or equivalent responsibility and scope
*Global accounting experience required
*Previous supervisory experience required
*Advanced knowledge of Excel, including pivot tables and vlookups.
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills
*Proficiency in Oracle is required, version 11i or r12 preferred

Additional Information:
*This position is on-premise and will not work remote
*Client is moving their outside accounting services in house. This role will manage the global process of doing so.
*Must be comfortable speaking to all levels of management, including senior leadership stakeholders
*The position will also include building the team for the in house accounting function
*This is considered a global role as it will be working with 35 different client entities
*Must be confident in their knowledge of Oracle and accounting processes
*Project management or transition experience a plus

ABOUT PETROPLAN

Petroplan is the trusted global recruitment solutions partner for clients and professionals in the oil, gas and energy sector. Our mission is to explore with you, seeking optimum talent solutions for our clients and the very best opportunities for our candidates.

Bringing over 40 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial. Specialist industry & technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

1000s of placements in more than 40 countries for over 180 clients across 65 disciplines

Led today by a predominantly female Board of Directors who provide strong leadership and demand consistency of service to ensure clients receive unrivalled service levels and quality candidates to meet their specific needs. This leadership ethos is underpinned by a positive and client led management structure.