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Senior Financial Accountant

4730 Consulate Plaza Dr #190, Houston, TX 77032, USA Req #163
Friday, June 19, 2020
Varel International Energy Services (VIES) is a global company comprised of divisions servicing the Oil & Gas businesses.  We operate in over 120 countries providing drilling and completion equipment, knowledge and expertise to achieve customer goals.  The key to the company's success is our innovative employees.  VIES offers an exciting and fast paced work environment, attractive benefits, and competitive pay. If you’re looking to invest in your career development, Varel International Energy Services is the right place for you. Come join our team! 

Summary: Provides Corporate financial transactions and reporting.  Addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, intercompany transactions, financial reporting, payroll, and accounts payable processing and tax filings. Provides information about financial activities that assist management and its shareholders in making educated economic decisions about the company’s future while following VIES’ safety policies and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Assists the Director of Finance and CFO in managing cash flow.

  • Performs monthly, quarterly, and year-end close processes (including consolidation), ensuring timeliness and accuracy of reporting. Prepares financial management reports including, internal and external monthly financial statements in accordance with IFRS. 

  • Reviews analyses of activities, costs, operations, and forecast data to determine department or division progress toward stated goals and objectives.

  • Prepares financial reports of the company with the assistance of the Director of Finance and CFO.

  • Develops policies and procedures ensuring proper implementation and monitoring of compliance and internal controls for financial reporting.  Performs periodic internal audit controls.

  • Coordinates with external tax preparation firm to verify corporate income tax compliance to assure the accurate and timely completion of all Corporate and State income tax returns.  Assists with audit preparation and coordination with external auditors and tax requests.

Required Education and Knowledge:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or closely related field.  Master’s degree
    preferred.           

  • Strong working knowledge of the general ledger. 

  • Business knowledge to provide insights and to pose questions with a report or analysis.

  • Knowledge of corporate, federal and state, and income tax specific filing requirements including analysis of tax-sensitive accounts and calculating income tax adjustments, depreciation, and state apportionment.

  • Working knowledge of accounting procedures and standards.

  • General knowledge of IFRS, GAAP, and SOX requirements.

 Required Work Experience:

  • 3-5 years of Oil & Gas

  • 3-5 years of SAP  

  • Typically, at least 10 years of progressively more responsible accounting experience. 

  • Public accounting experience is a plus.


Thank you for your interest in a career with Varel International Energy Services. 
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  • 4730 Consulate Plaza Dr #190, Houston, TX 77032, USA