Castleton Commodities International is hiring a Head of Technical Accounting for either our Houston, TX or Stamford, CT offices. This will be part of the Controllers Group and will liaise closely with Treasury, Financial Accounting and Product Control functions.
Controllers ensure that CCI meets all of its necessary financial control and internal and external reporting obligations. In the Controllers Department, our professionals measure the profitability of, and risks associated with various aspects of the firm’s business.
CCI’s Controllers Group combines technical, accounting and product knowledge to (i) provide collaborative advice, (ii) help analyze financial data and report facts, and (iii) maintain and implement controls which protect the firm’s assets and helped sustain its reputation.
This position will be responsible for technical accounting aspects associated with evaluating and executing various commercial deals. This person will work alongside CCI’s commercial groups to provide technical accounting expertise and support, which will include heavy technical research, memo drafting, and management presentations. In addition, this person will be responsible for staying abreast of new and emerging accounting pronouncements and standards, assessing the impact of these standards on the company, and documenting and communicating any necessary changes to policies or processes to management. This position will be also be responsible for all aspects of external reporting including financial statement preparation under multiple accounting frameworks, assisting with the audit process for CCI’s statutory entities.
The ideal candidate will have had exposure to, and knowledge of multiple accounting frameworks, including US GAAP, IFRS and other local GAAPs as required.