Sr. Accountant

  • OCI Methanol Marketing
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Nov 22, 2019
Full time Biotech Science

Job Description

The ideal candidate will have substantial exposure to full cycle accounting close - AP, AR, journal entries, issuing financial statements and footnotes, consolidation, tax provision entries, HFM, and SAP experience.

Responsibilities

  • General Ledger accounting functions including posting journal entries; fixed asset accounting; inventory control; analysis of cost of goods sold; cost center reporting; project analysis; special projects as directed by the Controller. Must have the ability to train on, and serve as a backup for, other accounting positions, i.e. A/R, A/P, etc.
  • General Ledger accounting functions for OCIB holding entities in the USA.
  • Monthly reporting of actual FOOP costs to budget (incl. analysis)
  • Active analysis to identify process improvement and/or cost optimization opportunities
  • Supporting the Beaumont organization in reducing both fixed and variable costs.
  • Implement a monthly process of reviewing any deviations from the standard variable and fixed manufacturing costs as included in the cost price, by means of:
  • Defining and implementing transparent monthly reporting on efficiency result, stock differences, price differences etc.
  • Implementing, preparing and actively participating in a periodic review of those reports with the relevant people. The review is used to challenge all participants and to support them to achieve continuous improvements.
  • Preparation of adjusting journal entries and closing revaluations. Compilation of monthly reports with account variance explanations.
  • Account reconciliations of balance sheet and select income statement accounts.
  • Generate and maintain accurate, clear, and complete schedules to support financial postings.
  • Maintain process to ensure adequate capturing of investment costs as well as correct depreciation of fixed assets, in line with OCI NV, IFRS and US GAAP.
  • Produce various reports needed for proper financial analysis, financial statement consolidation, or management reporting.
  • Fulfill information and reporting requests by external stakeholders (e.g. auditors, bankers).
  • Assists other Departments and other administrative personnel as necessary.
  • Monthly reporting of actual FOOP costs to budget (incl. analysis)
  • Active analysis to identify process improvement and/or cost optimization opportunities
  • Perform other tasks as assigned.


Qualifications

Licenses, Certifications, and/or Registrations

ยท CPA required


Education, Experience, and/or Training

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field required
  • Minimum eight (8) years experience working in Accounting or related field required
  • Minimum five (5) years experience working in the Manufacturing or Industrial industry preferred.