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Robert Half Manager Technical Accounting in Houston, Texas


Exciting new opportunity for Technical Accounting Manager with an O& G company in Houston. As Technical Accounting Manager, you will play a critical role in ensuring compliance with accounting standards and providing expertise on complex accounting matters related to the Oil & Gas sector. This role requires a combination of technical knowledge, hands-on experience, and leadership skills.

Technical Accounting Manager Responsibilities:

  • Lead the implementation and ongoing compliance of accounting standards, including revenue recognition, impairment testing, and asset acquisition processes, in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

  • Develop and maintain accounting policies and procedures, ensuring alignment with regulatory requirements and industry best practices.

  • Provide guidance and expertise on technical accounting issues, including lease accounting, derivatives, and business combinations.

  • Partner with cross-functional teams to assess the impact of new accounting standards and business transactions on financial reporting.

  • Coordinate with external auditors to support the annual audit process and address any accounting-related inquiries.

  • Oversee the preparation of technical accounting memos and documentation to support accounting treatments and conclusions.

  • Stay abreast of emerging accounting standards and regulatory changes relevant to the O& G industry, providing recommendations and updates as necessary.

  • Collaborate with finance and operations teams to streamline processes and enhance efficiency in financial reporting and analysis.


Technical Accounting Manager Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation required.

  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive experience in technical accounting, preferably within the Oil & Gas industry.

  • Hands-on experience in implementing revenue recognition, impairment testing, and asset acquisition processes.

  • Strong understanding of GAAP and relevant accounting standards, with the ability to interpret and apply complex accounting guidance.

  • Experience with financial reporting software, such as OneStream or ActiveDisclosure, is preferred.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail.

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