Financial Analyst II
Schlumberger - Houston, TX

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Summary: This position reports to the Manager of Financial Reporting and Planning. Prepares reports and analysis on the operational and financial effectiveness of the business unit as well as subsequent narrative analysis for management. Responsibilities will include providing management with the strategic tools & reports to drive business results; process reengineering, forecasting; project analysis, financial and variance analysis; and financial reporting.Responsibilities: Prepares and analyzes monthly financial statements including, but not limited to account reconciliations, variance analysis, fluctuation analysis and operational profitability. Provides financial planning and analysis support to multiple corporate functional. Actively participates in forecasting, budgeting and financial reporting cycles. Applies a working knowledge of applicable laws and regulations; verifies documents for Provides support to Manager of Financial Reporting and Planning. Assist team in ad hoc projects as necessary. Assists in the research and documentation of new accounting pronouncements and determines financial impact of implementation. Works closely with external auditors on year-end financial audits and internal control audits and internal audits conducted by the parent company. Works with IT on projects related to financial reporting. Supports ongoing efforts to improve customer profitability.
Qualifications: Requires a four year degree in Accounting or Finance. Must have three to four years professional accounting experience or Financial Reporting. Requires competent knowledge of U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) along with a thorough understanding of accounting in a service and manufacturing environment. Superior knowledge in spreadsheet software and strong background in various financial software packages also required; Cognos experience strongly preferred. Sarbanes experience is helpful. Must be able to handle multiple priorities and adhere to deadlines in a fast paced environment. Requires excellent written and oral communication skills. This description is a general statement of required major duties and responsibilities performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties that may be assigned. Interested candidates should apply with the Human Resources department by forwarding an updated resume with Financial Analyst II in the subject line to before the closure date of February 2, 2011.