Accounting Manager

Location: 

Houston, TX, US, 77019

Req ID: 421068 

 

BASIC PURPOSE: The basic purpose of this position is to manage the general ledger, including the close processes, and assist the Controller with Financial Statement analysis and variance analysis/explanation for our joint venture (JV).

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage the JV periodic close process (monthly/annual)
  • Manage the general ledger and transaction types leading to general ledger entries
  • Review and analyze the monthly financial statements, preparing explanations for significant changes
  • Develop staff accountants, including career development and team continuity
  • Monitor the daily transactions in Solarc RightAngle to ensure accuracy/completeness
  • Review joint venture monthly balance sheet workpapers – prepare if necessary for the account
  • Interact with external auditors to complete the year-end audit
  • Prepare variance analysis and explanations monthly/quarterly/annually
  • Oversee daily settlement to ensure cash flow is timely with joint venture
  • Other duties assigned as needed

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Accounting or Finance preferred
  • CPA license or eligible to sit for the exam and commensurate experience

Experience:

  • 7-10 years’ experience in corporate accounting; energy industry & Solarc RightAngle experience a plus

 

      SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Skills:

  • Team building and Leadership, including staff/bench strength development
  • Collaboration/Conflict Management – Ability to work with other teams to create/improve processes
  • Ability to manage numerous competing demands with tight timelines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Intermediate to Advanced skills in Excel

Typical Physical Demands: ​​​​​​​

  • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping
  • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds
  • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator
  • Requires normal range of hearing and vision

Job Function(s): Accounting and Finance 

 

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets
  • Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists
  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader
  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert

 

The Love's Experience

Love’s was founded in 1964 on the values of integrity, customer focus, strong work ethic, innovation and perseverance. We are looking for these in every person we hire. No matter what job you do for Love’s, your commitment to these values will not only continue our legacy of growth, it will also ensure your successful career.


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