Junior Accountant

Apply before 22nd February 2019

Junior Accountant

Location: USA

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Job Description

Job Title: Junior Accountant / Bookkeeper

Location: Texas - USA

Report to: Lead Accountant (Matrix: to Financial Controller UK)

Job Summary: Assist the Lead Accountant with the preparation of financial information by maintaining and reconciling accounts, preparing reports, issuing invoices


About the Company

Operating across the globe, BB Energy is among the world's leading independent energy trading companies - applying our depth of experience to oil refining, logistics, storage and financing.

At BB Energy, we are constantly evolving in order to meet new challenges, while developing our personnel to ensure a competitive edge.

Our global trading offices are staffed by experienced traders who count Gas, Crude Oil, Light and Middle Distillates, as well as Bitumen, as their specialties. These traders are supported by skilled shipping and financial operations personnel based in Athens.

BB Energy has cemented its position as a pioneer in the Mediterranean and Black Sea regions and built exceptionally strong ties with the Middle East. From these core markets BB Energy has expanded its activities from the Far East to the Americas.


Main responsibilities

  • Post in the accounting system all types of journal entries (including bank payments)
  • Perform bank reconciliations
  • Perform accounts payable, receivable and inter-company balances reconciliations
  • Assist with quarter and year-end closings, analyze balance sheet and general ledger accounts
  • Assist with the preparation of sales invoices
  • Maintain the fixed assets register
  • Maintain accounting controls by following policies and procedures


Desired skills & experience

  • Bachelor’s or higher degree in Accounting (solid academic background/accounting degree)
  • Strong understanding of accounting systems
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and practices in USA
  • Strong knowledge of USA local, state and federal accounting law
  • Previous experience of at least 3+ years of general accounting
  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
  • Confidentiality
  • Experience in energy commodity industry is preferred


San Felipe Place, Suite 1075
2229 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas 77019 - USA

Applications should be lodged before noon on 22nd February 2019

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  • Code of Ethics & Business Conduct

    The success of our business is dependent on the trust and confidence we earn from our employees, customers and shareholders. We gain credibility by adhering to our commitments, displaying honesty and integrity and reaching company goals solely through honorable conduct.

    We all deserve to work in an environment where we are treated with dignity and respect. BB Energy Group is committed to creating such an environment because it brings out the full potential in each one of us, which in return contributes directly to our business success. Our people are our success.

    At BB Energy Group everyone feels comfortable to speak their mind, particularly with respect to ethics concerns. We are equally responsible to create an open and supportive environment and we have embraced the benefit of people exercising their power to prevent mistakes or wrongdoing by asking the right questions at the right time