Sr. Latin America Accounting Manager
Exterran - Houston, TX

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First-line manager responsible for an accounting group that is responsible for organizing, performing and directing accounting activities and functions for the USGAAP adjustment and consolidation of Latin America locations. These duties include supervision of the recording and maintenance of the company’s financial records, internal management reporting and supervision of six accounting staff.

Key Responsibilities and Skills:
Directs the daily activities of the Houston based accounting staff

Responsible for the timely and accurate preparation, consolidation and distribution of the monthly internal financial statements to management including oversight of the all monthly, quarterly and year end closings

Through the use of review of general ledger account analysis and other analytical reviews and substantive support, ensures that the Company’s USGAAP financial records are accurate

Reviews contracts for proper USGAAP accounting treatment

Identifies and resolves problems and inconsistencies, determining appropriate corrective procedures that often requires cross-functional solutions and communications with various departments and locations

Communicates, coaches, trains and coordinates accounting policies and procedures to both Houston accountants as well as in-country accounting

Coordinates year end audit schedule preparation with the external auditors and ensures that the year-end audit data is accurate and complete, including coordinating with any in-region and country personnel

Performs monthly variance analysis of the financial statements and responds to management inquiries

Responsible for data integrity between in country accounting systems and Oracle, ensuring accurate mapping and roll up of the financial statements

Responsible for review and preparation of US GAAP account reconciliations

Hands on knowledge of USGAAP including application of revenue recognition requirements and foreign currency translation

Experience in adjusting international locations financial statements to USGAAP

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from a four-year college or university

Certified Public Accountant.

Eight years accounting experience

Must be able to travel outside of the US to assist with training, process improvements and issue resolution. Not expected to be more than 10%

Must be available to work early morning/late night hours to accommodate meetings with internal customers in various time zones when needed

Preferred Skills:
Proficient using complete Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, etc.) and PC skills

Proficient with email system; Microsoft Outlook preferred

Oracle and AccPac preferred, along with Essbase reporting tool

Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

MBA or other designation a plus

Public accounting experience a plus

Experience international or having worked directly with multiple foreign locations closing and reporting a plus

Our core values – safety, service, respect, global perspective and integrity – define our culture. And our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in our industry. Perhaps you should be the next among us.

Exterran is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Exterran provides equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Exterran Holdings, Inc. is engaged in the full-service natural gas compression business. It provides operations, maintenance, service and...