Venture Global LNG (“Venture Global”) is a long-term, low-cost provider of American-produced liquefied natural gas. The company’s two Louisiana-based export projects service the global demand for North American natural gas and support the long-term development of clean and reliable North American energy supplies. Using reliable, proven technology in an innovative plant design configuration, Venture Global’s modular, mid-scale plant design will replace traditional designs as it allows for the same efficiency and operational reliability at significantly lower capital cost.
We are seeking a Manager, Technical Accounting, to join our Accounting team. This position will report to the Assistant Controller and will be located in Arlington, VA.
Provide technical accounting analysis for complex transactions in accordance with US GAAP; document conclusions in accounting memos
Stay current on US GAAP; assist with research, analysis and implementation of new accounting pronouncements; document conclusions in whitepapers
Develop accounting policies, processes and internal controls, consistent with US GAAP
Support month-end, quarter-end and year-end accounting close and financial reporting processes; including technical accounting areas, footnote disclosures and audit responses as needed for accurate and timely development of financial statements
Review contracts for accounting / finance implications; document and communicate conclusions as necessary
Enhance existing accounting-related processes
Interface with auditors
Assist with foreign country compliance and reporting requirements
Other duties as required and assigned
Current CPA designation
6+ years of Big 4 or public company experience in a technical accounting or accounting policy role; energy industry experience a plus
In-depth understanding of current technical accounting and reporting matters
Ability to write technical accounting position and policy documents
Experience working with new accounting standards (e.g., ASC 606, Revenue recognition, ASC 842, Accounting for leases)
Experience with derivatives and hedging, debt and equity transactions, and development stage projects preferred
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills; A diplomatic, persuasive and articulate communication style
Superior attention to detail and ability to consistently meet deadlines
Strong analytical and mathematical skills
Discretion in dealing with confidential material
Venture Global LNG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.