Assistant Controller – Dallas, Texas

Accounting Manager / Assistant Controller – Dallas, TX

CSI Recruiting is working with a family energy-focused investment office in Dallas in search of an Accounting Manager  / Assistant Controller for their oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) business.  This person would be responsible for directing and organizing the daily accounting activities for the oil and gas business, overseeing revenue and joint interest accountants, preparing financial statements, and other ad hoc projects.

Reporting to the company’s CFO, the Accounting Manager / Assistant Controller will have an opportunity to learn the internal operations of a successful, multi-generational oil & gas company.  You’ll be involved in all aspects of the company’s accounting and finance functions and be involved in high-level strategy meetings.

Responsibilities:

• Oversees daily accounting functions, providing real-time feedback to revenue and joint interest accountants regarding best practices and improving efficiency

• Manages the accumulation and consolidation of data for financial statements an management reports

• Ensures financial records, inter-company accounting, and record keeping are maintained in compliance with internal control procedures and generally accepted accounting principles

• Participates in monthly reviews of financial results and prepares presentations for senior management

• Reconciles weekly cash reports with short-term cash forecasts 

Qualifications:

Qualified candidates will need to be adapt and be comfortable working in a small, dynamic office environment.  The company is focused on results, not bureaucracy.  If you’re seeking less rigidity in your working environment, this is a great company and role for you.

• CPA Required

• 6+ years experience preferably with public accounting experience or in-house E&P experience.

• Oil and gas upstream experience required