Senior Project Accountant

Houston, Texas

Role Overview:

The Senior Accountant will play a pivotal role in overseeing the day-to-day accounting operations of the company, with a focus on ensuring the accuracy and compliance of financial records. This position includes responsibility for managing the monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting close process.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting


  • 4-6 years of accounting experience

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Thorough understanding of US GAAP.
  • Strong critical thinking, interpersonal, communication, and customer service skills.
  • Proficiency in effectively engaging with senior management.


  • CPA certification is preferred

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and execute the monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting close process, facilitating the preparation of monthly management reports and necessary SEC filings.
  • Prepare, review, and reconcile general ledger accounts on a monthly basis.
  • Record, analyze, and report accounting transactions while upholding the integrity, accuracy, and adherence to established accounting policies.
  • Collaborate with external auditors in relation to the company's financial statements.
  • Provide assistance in various accounting and internal control functions as required.
  • Support the Financial Reporting Manager in the preparation of monthly management reports and SEC filings (Forms 10-Q and 10-K).
  • Work with team members to establish and monitor performance goals and objectives, fostering professional development.
  • Contribute to other accounting and special projects as requested.

**This position will require 5 days in the office and overtime hours when necessary

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.