Halliburton United States Houston: Accountant, Prin in Houston, Texas

United States Houston: Accountant, Prin

Date: Oct 17, 2016

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Under broad direction assists in the development of the Company's financial and accounting systems, processes, policies, and procedures. Challenges status quo and recommends accounting-related process improvements. Performs complex account reconciliations and associated analysis. Understands organizational structure and core businesses of the Company. Prepares and posts journal vouchers which may include consolidations and eliminations. Researches and resolves complex accounting issues. Interacts with other departments and business units to resolve financial related issues. Coordinates financial report preparation and analysis. Meets deadlines and works well under pressure to produce accurate and timely results. Skills typically acquired through completion of an undergraduate/graduate degree in accounting and a minimum of five (5) years of experience in Accounting; experience in Manufacturing Accounting is a plus. Accounting Certification preferred. Experience/knowledge of SAP, COGNOS and Business Warehouse, activity-based cost accounting, project management skills and CVA Awareness required. Basic supervisory skills/experience preferred. Knowledge of US GAAP and country-specific accounting principles is required. Experience with Hyperion/Essbase is preferred.

This position will be the Lead Accountant for a manufacturing group, and will be expected to interact with local manufacturing operational leaders as well as other accounting groups. Some of the job specific responsibilities will be:

  • Oversee manufacturing facility’s financials

  • Plan and maintain manufacturing facility budget

  • Provide manufacturing management with monthly financial consolidation reports

  • F&A participant on manufacturing facility leadership team

  • Conduct fixed assets inventory counts

  • Perform month-end close duties such as documenting accruals, re-allocating entries, E&O, etc.

  • Ensure compliance with company policies in Procurement, Logistics and other areas through conducting internal controls testing

  • Ensure proper review of accounts for appropriate supervision of transactions, and for suitable placement to designated area

  • Develop basic supervisory skills/experience

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Job Details

Requisition Number: 29924

Experience Level: Experienced Hire

Job Family: Support Services

Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt

Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: ERP, Warehouse, Logistics, Procurement, Supply, Technology, Manufacturing, Operations