Technical Accountant in Houston, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 10 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    8/3/2019
  • Job ID:
    TECHN75314

Job Description

Galleria client is looking for an interim Technical Accountant with "Transaction" or "Purchase" Accounting and M&A-related accounting experience. This is a six plus month project.

  • Perform acquisition accounting for business combinations, including identifying and valuing assets acquired and liabilities assumed in a business combination and preparing journal entries as needed.
  • Assist in acquisition-related accounting including for transactions involving changes in existing ownership, redeemable equity, noncontrolling interests and contingent payments.
  • Prepare, and/or coordinate with external valuation specialists in the preparation of, valuation models for intangible assets and business enterprises.
  • Perform technical accounting research; document GAAP accounting and/or SEC reporting for acquisitions as needed.
  • Prepare various internal and external reporting schedules related to acquisitions.
  • Document conclusions in workpapers or in memos, as applicable.
  • Provide guidance to divisional accountants on M&A-related accounting issues.