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Accountant III - External Reporting (Closed)

Date Posted: 4/29/2020

Job #1572027
Houston, Texas

Lucas Group is North America's premier executive search firm. Since 1970, our culture and methodologies have driven superior results. We assist mid-tier to Fortune 500 clients find transcendent, executive talent; candidates fully realize their career ambitions; and associates find professional success.


Location: Houston, TX

We are currently partnering with an industry-leading organization on a search for an Accountant to support this firm's goal of substantial growth.


  • Centrally located
  • Great benefits
  • Pays to $85K

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate efforts with internal departments and external groups to gather information for use in SEC filings
  • Ensure compliance with SEC XBRL filing requirements
  • Assist with drafting of financial statements and footnote disclosures
  • Book journal entries and prepare account reconciliations
  • Research, interpret and communicate US GAAP and SEC regulations
  • Assist with the implementation of new accounting standards
  • Assist with the maintenance and application of internal controls
  • Coordinate with external auditors to ensure timely completion of our quarterly review and annual audit
  • Coordinate the financial reporting for employee benefit plans and captive insurance companies
  • Assist with evaluating the accounting consequences of potential transactions and provide input and suggestions to planned and proposed agreements, as requested
  • Special projects as needed

Required education and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; Master’s Degree in Business, Accounting or Finance, preferred
  • CPA
  • 5 plus years of accounting experience

Additional education and experience preferred:

  • General understanding of US GAAP, Sarbanes Oxley and SEC regulations

To be considered for this role, email your resume in .doc or .docx (Word) format to or submit it through this online listing. #1572027 


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