Financial Analyst - Oil & Gas Operations

Houston, TX
Full Time

Description:

Dynamic, fast-growing E&P company seeking an experienced and detail-oriented Financial Analyst, working alongside technical asset teams, to analyze and report on oil & gas operations across the company’s asset base. This candidate should have experience with oil & gas operations and accounting
Responsibilities:
• Serves as Financial Analyst for technical asset teams, preparing financial reports, budgets, analysis, market research, etc.
• Prepares periodic (monthly, semi-annual, and annual) reports and analysis on production, LOE, and capital expenditures, identifying and explaining variances, for field personnel and management; provides recommendations for improvement based on data and trend assessments
• Manages monthly corporate meeting reviewing operating and financial activity; the Analyst is responsible for preparing the meeting schedule and presentation materials
• Manages monthly field meetings, reporting financial results to operations personnel; the Analyst is expected to prepare, disseminate, and educate field personnel on financial results
• Assists asset teams with AFE maintenance
• Assists with calculations of monthly accruals, acting as the accounting liaison for the operations team; responsible for compiling and submitting cost estimates by project AFE
• Maintains property records
• Completes special projects, as assigned
• Adheres to established work schedule, attendance standards and is punctual to work and meetings
• Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional associations
• Firm adherence to Verdun's Vision, Mission and Business Philosophy & Values


Requirements:

• Minimum three (3) years oil and gas accounting or financial analysis experience
• Comprehensive knowledge of oil and gas accounting system, bookkeeping for revenues, operating expenses, capital costs and cash and accounting systems
• Strong spreadsheet and reconciling accounting skills
• Ability to identify and analyze accounting questions and develop solutions responsive to those questions
• Ability to perform tasks and achieve results with a high degree of accuracy and precision
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, supervisors, other departments, and officials
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with specific ability to translate complex financial information into an organized and presentable manner
• Ability to complete multiple, diverse tasks of differing priorities without close supervision
• Ability to meet time deadlines, includes working overtime (evenings and weekends) when necessary
• Proficiency in the use and application of the following software:
• Required: Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook)
• Preferred: Excalibur, Spotfire
• Education: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year university or college with a degree in business, finance, accounting, or equivalent preferred


Date Posted: 05-18-2022

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