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Accounting Manager 

Job Title :

US Accounting Manager – Houston, TX USA

Department :

Accounting & Finance

Reports to :

US Controller


Based in Houston, TX the US Accounting Manager will work directly with the US Controller to manage the US Accounting team ensuring a timely and accurate monthly close process in accordance with US GAAP.  The US Finance Manager will work cross-functionally to ensure strong team-work between the Accounting and Operations teams.  This position will help lead all functions of the US Accounting team including A/R, A/P, SOX compliance, forecasting, reporting, etc.  This position will provide both financial and operational analysis of the including monthly and quarterly reporting requirements. 


  • Ensure monthly accounting books are closed for the US Region
  • Ensure accurate and timely facilitation of the A/R and A/P functions
  • Prepare close documents and reports, including B/S Account Reconciliations, ensuring quality, accuracy and compliance with both US GAAP and regional statutory regulations
  • Ensure all Regional Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) control are accurately completed and appropriately documented
  • Provide the US Controller with all analytics, both financial and operational, required to manage and grow the business
  • Ensure appropriate accounting for Accrueds, Prepaids, Deferred Revenue, Capitalization of equipment and labor, Sales Tax Payables, Property Taxes, etc.
  • Work directly with Department Heads and Executive Team to facilitate our monthly forecast process, a more condensed version of our annual budget process
  • Assist with integration plans related to future acquisitions or regional consolidations including integration of accounting teams and conversion of different accounting systems, as needed.
  • Serve as liaison between the US Accounting Team and our external auditors for interim and year-end testing procedures


Education, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related field; Master's degree a plus
  • C.P.A. License (or local equivalent) is a plus
  • Minimum eight (8) years hands-on experience in finance and accounting functions
  • Close the Books and Management experience required
  • Experience working cross-functionally including working directly with Operations, Sales and Executive Management
  • Experience in a Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) control environment
  • Excellent skills with Microsoft Office Applications; Excel, Word and PowerPoint a MUST HAVE
  • Hands-on knowledge of financial and accounting software; SAP B1 a plus
  • Great interpersonal and communications skills and the ability to manage time in coordination with FA’s located around this globe
  • Candidate should be eager to learn and develop their financial reporting and analytical skills as well as learn the operational side of this growing business
  • Candidate should feel comfortable working in a fast-paced, continuously growing and evolving environment

Personal Characteristics:

  1. Optimistic attitude
  2. Communicate effectively
  3. Professional and ethical behavior
  4. Problem solver
  5. Self-motivated
  6. Good listener
  7. Must manage time efficiently and effectively


Working conditions are normal for an office environment. Work may require occasional overnight travel and weekend and/or evening work.











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Description: This position requires a moderate amount of stamina with the ability to perform the above essential job functions and within timetables.  Some overtime work will be required.

Lifting: The employee must be able to lift up to 15 lbs. frequently and up to 40 lbs. occasionally for short durations.

Carrying: The employee must be able to carry up to 15 lbs. frequently and up to 40 lbs. occasionally for short distances.

Pushing/Pulling: The employee must be able to push/pull up to 15 lbs. frequently and up to 40 lbs. occasionally usually from desk level to floor or floor to desk level.

Other Physical Requirements: Upper extremity usage, motor coordination, range of motion, vision, hearing and balance should be in a range to safely preclude the harm or injury to the employee in this position or the harm or injury to other employees.

Environmental Considerations: The employee will alternate work between a climate controlled building and an outdoor work site; and may be exposed to dust, fumes or gases and to changes of weather when exposed to outdoors at job sites or other locations.

The job duties listed in this job description may not be inclusive of all requirements of this position. Other duties may be assigned by your supervisor and/or manager.

The above statements are intended to describe the essential functions and related requirements of persons assigned to this job.  They are not intended as exhaustive list of all job duties, responsibilities and requirements.

RigNet Inc. and its subsidiaries provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, RigNet Inc. and its subsidiaries complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

RigNet, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All associates and applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

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