Payroll Accountant

25 November 2019


International Payroll Accountant

Houston - North Side

Direct Hire

A fast growing client with international operations.

Responsibilities include;

  • Support all aspects of international payroll/accounting processes for pay and information record for personnel
  • Supports the accounting team with month-end close process by reconciling assigned general ledger accounts, investigating discrepancies, generating payroll, tax, and other ad-hoc reports
  • Assists with tax and benefits audits with payroll and benefit service providers (including reviewing and coding vendor invoices). Also supports monthly Benefit account reconciliations.
  • Ensuring employee records are accurate in every transaction that affects their personnel record
  • Responsible for the generation and posting of payroll related journal entries, performing account reconciliations of key payroll accounts and supporting month end close activities
  • Develop user procedures, guidelines and documentation by reviewing policies, procedures and continually improve assigned processes
  • Manage the preparation of daily cash position and funding requirements
  • Monitor wire transfers and bank transfers and ensure they are submitted in a timely manner
  • Ensure that payroll reports are accurate and timely filed with appropriate governmental authorities (i.e. tax filings)

What we are looking for;

5-10 years of accounting and payroll experience

Past experience of working with an international company


Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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