Sr. Payroll Accountant

Job Title: Sr. Payroll Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: USD85000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-07-31
Reference: BH-84751
Contact Name: Travis Lane
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 01, 2018 15:37

Job Description

POSITION TITLE:  Sr. Payroll Accountant


NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within multiple industries. Our client is a global leader in the production and supply of LNG. They are continuing to grow and looking to add a Sr. Payroll Accountant to their corporate finance and accounting team in Houston, TX.


Sr. Payroll Accountant

  • Responsible for ensuring the accurate and timely preparation and recording or payroll accounting transactions for the company and its subsidiaries subject to external and U.S. GAAP reporting requirements
  • Preparing shared-based compensation accounting, integration of ADP payroll accounting, and processing payroll cost allocation
  • Provide support in accounting research & close process
  • Provide documentation to support external/internal audits
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Help with annual budgeting for shared-based compensation

Sr. Payroll Accountant

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • CPA or working towards CPA in progress
  • 4+ years of experience focused in payroll and benefit accounting; energy industry highly preferred
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of U.S. GAAP
  • Experience with shared-based compensation accounting and data processing systems in an accounting & reporting environment