Senior Accountant

Employee Type: Direct Hire
Experience: Corporate Accounting
Location: Houston, TX 77028
Job Reference #: 108742
Salary: $75 - $85k
Company Industry: Job Type : Accountant ASA : Professional General Cl
Job Title: Senior Accountant

Position Summary


THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT performs complex accounting functions 
including fiscal interpretation and analysis requiring full 
professional competency. Position will assist in completing 
the financial closing process and issue monthly and year-end 
financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted 
Accounting Principles. The Senior Accountant will support the 
financial reporting, business planning, budgeting processes, 
business process improvements, internal control reviews and 
perform key business analyses and metrics monitoring 
throughout the Company’s financial and operational 
departments.

Responsibilities for Senior Accountant


RESPONSIBILITIES 
•	Review and Approve general ledger transactions and 
Reconciliations performed by Finance Department staff. 
•	Perform general ledger transactions and 
reconciliations for respective assigned accounts. 
•	Train and lead accountants on a daily basis providing 
guidance and support. 
•	Manage and document chart of accounts changes, 
additions, subtractions and adjustments. 
Monthly 
•	Leading monthly financial closing and preparation of 
financial statements and supporting schedules (7 days) 
•	Lead the monthly Variation Analysis and Expense 
Analysis performed by the Finance Department. 
•	Assist in the development of financial analyses 
including profitability by location, truck or department. 
•	Prepare bank compliance and reporting packages (FCCR 
and covenant calculations) 
Annually 
•	Serve as key contact for the Company’s annual 
financial audit as well as bank examinations, Workers 
Compensation Audits, Asset Appraisals and Sales & Use Tax 
Audits. Provide support to the external auditors as requested 
including assisting with the preparation of the Company’s 
annual audit schedules. 
•	Assist the Director of Accounting & Financial 
Reporting with the Budgeting, Planning and Projections 
processes. 
As needed 
•	Support the Corporate Controller & Treasurer and 
Director of Accounting and Financial Reporting with 
Operational and Financial projects and objectives. 
•	Enhance efficiency within the Finance Departments 
utilizing automation and process improvements. 
•	Support / establish department training programs to 
continuously improve the Finance Department skillset. 

Qualifications for Senior Accountant


REQUIREMENTS 
•	CPA with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance 
•	4 to 6 years of corporate accounting experience; prior 
experience with an audit firm preferred 
•	SAP experience required
•	Highly proficient in advanced MS Excel (pivot tables / 
vlookup) and Word 

Compensation & Benefits for Senior Accountant


•	Salary : $75k - $85k
•	Benefits : Full time, permanent employees are eligible for:
	o	Paid holidays, vacation, and personal time off
	o	Medical, dental, and vision insurance
	o	Short and Long Term Disability
	o	Life Insurance
	o	401(k) retirement plans

Position Type for Senior Accountant


Direct Hire

If you have questions concerning this position, please contact  Rachael Hooker.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists.    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Meet your Recruiter


Rachael Hooker
Company Name:   Burnett Specialists