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Robert Half Sr. Accountant in Houston, Texas

Description A growing oil field services company located in Northwest Houston is adding a bilingual Mandarin speaking Accountant to their team. The Bilingual Mandarin-Speaking Accountant will play a vital role in managing financial transactions, maintaining accurate records, and providing financial insights to support decision-making. This position requires fluency in both English and Mandarin to effectively communicate with international stakeholders.

Job Duties:

• Prepare and analyze financial statements ensuring accuracy and compliance with GAAP

• Develop and implement finance and planning policies for company

• Provide regular reports on Financial performance, highlighting trends, opportunities and potential issues.

• Responsible for preparation and analysis of operating planning and financial budget; Responsible for entity level financial accounting and submission of entity financial reports to CFO and/or finance team.

• Responsible for financial review of all contracts signed with outside parties.

• Maintain the general ledger, recording all financial transactions accurately and in a timely manner.

• Prepare and post journal entries, reconciling accounts and identifying discrepancies.

• Responsible for full cycle bank account management and reconciliation

• Support Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable

• Assist with tax preparation and compliance, working closely with external tax advisors.

Ideal candidate will have:

• A degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA is a plus.

• Fully bilingual in Mandarin and English

• 3+ years accounting experience

• Experience with financial software and ERP systems. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel is a must.

Compensation is up to 85K.

This is a hybrid opportunity.

For confidential consideration please forward your resume to karen.amoroso@roberthalf. Requirements

Bilingual- English/ Mandarin

Bachelors / Honours Degree required

  • Knowledgeable of ERP systems

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well

  • Able to manage time well

  • 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

  • Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

  • Experience in SOX control execution/documentation

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued

  • Skillful in analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Proficiency in general ledger

  • Journal entries experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of bank reconciliations

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