Account Specialist (Accountant)

Requisition Number:  18973


We are searching for an Account Specialist (Accountant) for a 6-month contract assignment.  This is an opportunity to join one of the fastest growing Oil & Gas companies. The ideal candidate will have a 5 plus years of onshore experience combined with a degree in Accounting/Finance and excellent Excel skills to support the Accounting team.  The person will execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks.


Location:  Houston TX.


  • Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers
  • Confirm documents and codes.
  • Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
  • Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP.
  • Square bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in diverse ledgers.
  • Process Monthly JIB close (Backup)
  • Creates monthly journal entries in Excalibur and SAP.
  • Mailing JIB invoices (monthly) for Partners not on Energy Link.
  • Performs monthly Account Analysis
  • Resolve billing disputes.
  • Assist with setting up Cash Advances paid by Partners.
  • Ad Hoc projects requested by JIB Manager/Supervisor.
  • Adopt a continuous improvement approach aimed at enhancing processes, identifying improvements/efficiencies.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field
  • 1+ years of Oil & Gas Revenue experience with domestic on-shore operators.
  • Excellent fundamental accounting skills; hands on experience with general ledger reconciliations
  • Knowledge of Oil & Gas Systems specifically Excalibur or Bolo
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, manage multiple tasks and meet short deadlines


Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to demonstrate initiative and interact effectively with others in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively (oral and written) with internal & external clients
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Fluctuations in workloads will require some overtime
  • Problem solving and analytical thinking as necessary to accomplish accounting objectives


EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

FL:  16654

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