Staff IT Accountant

Type:

Full Time


Education:

4 Year Degree


Job Type:

Administration


Experience:

2 to 5 years


Work Location:

Fort Worth Office


Job starts:

10-27-2014


Bonus Plan:

Yes


Created:

10-27-2014


Job Description

The IT Accountant performs various accounting functions, including but not limited to journal entries, account reconciliations, financial statement preparation, audits, and tax preparation.  Additionally, he acts as the Accounting Department liaison to Information Technology.  The IT Accountant helps identify and streamline the Department’s data needs, troubleshoots problems, resolves system issues, and improves data quality.  He will drive automation efforts to enhance the efficiency of the reporting process.  The IT Accountant also develops training materials to help colleagues use new accounting systems effectively.

 

Experience and Qualifications

 

·         Bachelor’s degree in accounting

·         Minimum three years professional accounting experience

·         Advanced Excel skills; Access database skills required

·         Public accounting experience; CPA (or working towards) preferred

·         Exposure to upstream oil and gas accounting preferred

·         Strong interest in accounting software and IT systems a definite plus

·         Ability to organize, plan, and execute multiple projects against tight deadlines

·         Ability to appropriately handle sensitive information

·         Driven and results oriented;  excited to take on increasing responsibility with a fast-moving, growth oriented company