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Staff Accountant


Posted: 05/24/2024 Employment Type: Temp To Perm Industry: Accounting Job Number: 129403

Job Description

Location: Memorial Area, Houston, TX

Job Overview: Our client is seeking to add a Staff Accountant to their growing team. Under the direct report of the Chief Financial Officer, the Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting the finance department with full-cycle accounting duties. This role offers competitive pay, benefits, and an amazing culture of hard work, growth, and fun.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Assist with monthly and quarterly closing and preparation for financial statement delivery.
  • Provide financial status information by preparing special reports and completing special projects.
  • Maintain general ledger accounts by reconciling accounts receivable detail and control accounts, adjusting entries for amortizations and prepaids, and analyzing and reconciling retainage and accounts payable ledgers.
  • Identify important items on general contracts.
  • Prepare analysis of accounts as requested.
  • Accomplish accounting and organizational missions by completing related results as needed.
  • Assist in the implementation, maintenance, and adherence to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP.

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices.
  • Basic knowledge of financial reporting.
  • Technical accounting skills.
  • Advanced Excel skills (e.g., Pivot Tables, Advanced Formulas, Ability to Consume and Act on Information).

Key Competencies:
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Deadline-driven.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Problem analysis and problem-solving skills.

Job Type: Full-time – Temo to hire 

Pay: $60,000 - $65,000 per year, depending on experience.

Experience Level: 2+ years

Benefits once hired:
  • 401(k) with up to 5% matching.
  • Dental insurance.
  • Health insurance.
  • Vision insurance.
  • Paid time off.

Work Setting: In-Office

Application Instructions: Submit a resume directly to or call 832-384-5079

About LK Jordan: LK Jordan is a premier staffing agency dedicated to connecting talented individuals with outstanding career opportunities. Our clients range from small businesses to large corporations, and we pride ourselves on providing excellent service and support to both our clients and candidates.

LK Jordan is an EOE 

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