Gas Accounting Specialist


Dallas, TX

What you'll be doing

The position will be responsible for applying generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) to a variety of business issues in company retail and wholesale fuel businesses. Relevant accounting topics include inventory valuation, liability completeness, and expense recognition. This position will also be occasionally asked to significantly contribute to special projects. Perform inventory accounting functions including research and reconciliation of p&l and balance sheet accounts including: inventory, shortage, costs and sales. Review and enter gasoline inventory trends, costs and profits to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards. Collaborates with internal departments and external vendors daily regarding gasoline inventory and gross profit questions, making corrections as needed. Prepare monthly journal entries, balance sheet flux analysis, and account reconciliations in compliance with gaap and company policies. Respond to monthly, quarterly, and annual audit requests from internal and external auditors. Maintain process flow documentation to aid in sox compliance. Perform first-level quality assurance review of research and documentation performed by non-exempt staff to explain transactions that fall outside normal parameters. Provide escalation and back-up support to non-exempt staff. Participate in special projects as directed.

What your background should be

Applicant must have 2 years of experience in GAAP, EDI, and accounting systems. The position also requires strong computer skills. Microsoft office programs (particularly word and excel) are heavily used. Knowledge of accounting systems and database concepts is a plus. Strong organizational skills are required to identify and prioritize deadlines across multiple assignments.

Required Schooling / Training

High school diploma/GED or bachelor degree required.

Who is the client company

This is an international chain of convenience stores that operates primarily as a franchise.
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