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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 10/9/2016

Era Group HOUSTON, TX

Company
Era Group
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1317
AJE Ref #
576168778
Location
HOUSTON, TX
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Description:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
* Preparation, review and posting of month end close
journal entries, including complex accrual
calculations prepared in Microsoft Excel;
* Perform detailed financial analysis on results;
* Preparation of reconciliations and lead schedules
for accounts at month end close;
* Frequent interaction with operations personnel in
several US locations to gather financial information
used to prepare journal entries and maintain the
general ledger;
* Research invoice coding and accounting implications
of transactions;
* Special accounting-related projects as requested;
* Perform metric review analysis;
* Assist with internal control documentation:
* Assist internal and external auditors with testing
procedures;
* Overtime during month (based on department needs);
* Travel of 4-6 day trips a year to Lake Charles,
Louisiana and on occasion other short term travel
may be required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
*
BA or Graduate Degree in Accounting or Finance; and
*
Two (2) to Five (5) years experience in an
Accounting or Accounting related Finance role;
*
Microsoft Excel proficiency required;
* Candidate must be familiar with all basic Excel
operations including, but not limited to the
following:
* Text to columns;
* Merged cell functions:
* Subtotals;
* Pivot tables;
* and V and H look-ups and the creation of
formulas;
* Time management skills required;
* Oracle, or other similar equivalent finance systems,
experience preferred;
* CPA or equivalent certification preferred, or
eligibility to obtain CPA or equivalent
certification within one year preferred;
* General Ledger experience preferred;
* Hyperion financial reporting software experience a
plus;
* Aviation accounting experience a plus.
Our compensation structure is designed to make Era an
attractive employer and very competitive within the
industry. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package
which includes an employer sponsored 401k plan and
Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Requirements: