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Job Title: Staff AccountantLocation: Downtown Houston, TXIndustry: Private Equity Holding CompanyPortfolio Company Industries: Biotechnology & HealthcareReports To: ControllerSize of Accounting Department: 6 People Benefits:100% company-paid medical, dental, & vision insurance for the entire family2 weeks of paid vacation PLUS 2 weeks of paid Holiday time off (4 weeks total PTO)Free catered lunch, dailyPaid downtown parking50 hour work week Job Duties:Work closely with the Senior Accountant, Controller, & CFOAssist with the monthly, quarterly and year-end closing for multiple corporate entitiesResponsible for preparing journal entries and uploading them to the general ledger systemPrepare Balance Sheet reconciliations including cash accountsAnalyze account reconciliations by verifying information in the general ledger system against supporting documentation. Identify and note changes since the prior period and ensure that the account balance is recorded in accordance with company policy and GAAPAssist with preparation of month-end financial statements, cash flow statements and budgetsUpdate/maintain accounting spreadsheets and other supporting schedulesResponsible for recording expenses based on employee prepared expense reportsRecord and maintain intercompany activity among multiple corporate entitiesPrepare property and sales tax returnsAccount for and maintain fixed assets recordsAssist with the financial statement independent audit Job Requirements:Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required - Master's Degree a plusCurrent experience with a Large Public Accounting firm requiredExcellent verbal and writing skills including ability to interact effectively with all levels throughout CompanyStrong analytical and problem solving skillsKnowledge and understanding of accounting principles: statutory and GAAPOrganized and self-starter with attention to detailAdvanced computer skills including ability to comfortably manage data and format for upload into general ledger system and ability to build reports from the general ledger systemActive CPA Certification or CPA Candidate, a big plus Company Description: Encore Search Partners is a specialized recruiting firm that focuses on spotlighting the absolute best Professional, Technical, & C-Level Executive talent, nationwide. Founded in 2010 as a Lead Generation Technology firm, ESP quickly evolved into one the industry's most successful direct hire recruitment & executive search firms, boasting an 80% win ratio, when paired against other recruiting firms. By utilizing our in-house proprietary recruiting process, our recruiting consultants are able to truly understand the needs of our clients, and we do an excellent job of matching those requirements with the absolute best candidates in the in their respective industries. For more information, please visit


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