Director of Accounting and Financial Reporting

Sun Coast Resources   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Energy & Utilities


8 - 10 years

Posted 45 days ago

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  • Manage a team of accountants on a daily basis, ensuring the department’s and the company’s accounting and financialreporting objectives are met
  • Manage the monthly financial close process ensuring the accounting close steps and procedures are performed in a timely manner and meet the department’s scheduling requirements
  • Review and post the accounting staff’s general ledger transactions performed throughout the month
  • Prepare financial statements and supporting schedules according to the monthly close schedule
  • Review and document variation analysis of the financial statements on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  • Review current internal controls structure, framework, and key accounting processes, providing feedback to the corporate controller with potential improvements
  • Review and approve general ledger account reconciliations on a monthly basis
  • Provide guidance and mentoring to accounting staff
  • Assist the corporate controller in managing the annual audit process, ensuring the company auditors receive the requested schedules and supporting documents in a timely manner
  • Assist with special projects on a monthly and quarterly basis
  • Compile data and supporting schedules for debt compliance under the company’s credit agreement
  • Review and improve key accounting processes to ensure current processes are efficient and effective
  • Ensure accuracy and compliance with GAAP for all Company Balance Sheet and Income Statement accounts
  • Develop, implement and document policies, procedures and best practices for accounting and financialreporting for the Company


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Current valid CPA license             
  • 7 to 10 years of accounting experience with prior management experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word programs
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task effectively with a keen attention to detail
  • Strong general ledger knowledge and experience
  • Ability to research, document and resolve technical accounting matters
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to interact with various departments and develop strong working relationships
  • 2-3 years minimum recent SAP experience
  • Technical Accountingexperiencerequired


  • Budgeting and forecastingexperience
  • Experience analyzing large complex data sets.
  • Experience in the fuel transportation industry