Service Corporation International (SCI) Corporate - Accountant in Houston, Texas
Overview & Responsibilities
We are currently seeking a qualified and professional individual who will perform a variety of routine technical accounting and/or auditing work which requires the application of accounting theory and practices.
90% General Accounting
Performs professional-level accounting duties such as:
Performing and reviewing reconciliations
Completing trial balances and journal entries
Preparing work papers, schedules and reports
Examines a variety of accounting documents to verify accuracy of computations
Ensures transactions are in accordance with applicable authority, policies, procedures, and are recorded consistent with acceptable accounting standards
Demonstrates or explains accounting practices and procedures as requested
Prepares accounting reports and supplemental schedules
Prepares analysis of inter-company relationships and transactions
Uploads journal entries on monthly basis
Prepares account reconciliations for department owned accounts
May prepare financial statements
May prepare foreign currency translations
10% Compliance and Auditing
Prepares various reports for compliance with GAAP regulations
Responds to SOX and internal audit requests as needed
Requirements & Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or a related discipline
2 years of financial reporting experience or equivalent experience in a related field
Familiarity with SEC reporting requirements and consolidation accounting required
Understanding of accounting principles, GAAP
Ability to analyze data and provide recommendations
Ability to work independently, prioritizing and meeting multiple deadlines
Ability to prepare and present working papers and supporting documentation
Proficiency with PC software such as Excel, other Microsoft Office applications
Ability to express ideas clearly and effectively in both written and oral communications
Who we are. What we do.
We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.
We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.
Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)
401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match
Vacation and sick time
Funeral discounts, and more
SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at.
As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V
Associate Requisition ID Req.50289
# of Openings 1
Category (Portal Searching) Finance and Accounting