Accounting Analyst

Houston, TX, Texas

Job Title: Accounting Analyst

Location: Houston, TX

Type of Role: Direct Hire/ Permanent
Full benefits provided including medical/dental/vision insurance 401K match. Hybrid schedule (3 days in-office, 2 remote)

Petroplan has been a trusted, global talent solutions partner for nearly fifty years, specializing in supporting projects and connecting talented professionals in the Energy Industry.

We have partnered with an O&G company that is looking for an accounting analyst. This position will include duties such as revenue recognition and analyzing cost incurred/cost budget data.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Review contracts for multiple elements of revenue recognition and billing milestones
  • Review new project cost estimates
  • Analyze cost incurred, as reported by intercompany partners, on a monthly basis
  • Analyze product cost and adjust cost budgets on a monthly basis
  • Coordinate with general accounting/accounts payable to ensure proper processing of project related costs
  • Reconcile project costs to budgets and discuss differences with project management on a monthly basis
  • Prepare revenue cut off testing as part of SOX compliance
  • Coordinate with project management to gather required documentation for revenue recognition
  • Prepare standard journal entries associated with the monthly closing of the general ledger
  • Reconcile project related work-in-process monthly and resolve aged and reconciling items
  • Analyze balance sheet position of individual projects
  • Month-end close activities


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Experience with SAP/ Oracle or equivalent, Alteryx a plus
  • SOX compliance understanding
  • Experience with Revenue Accounting and/or Auditing experience
  • Manufacturing background a plus

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.