Senior Financial Accountant-Upstream Oil and Gas

02 April 2018


Senior Financial Accountant
Location: Houston, TX

Our client is a dynamic, rapidly growing, Houston headquartered oil and gas operator that is looking to expand their Financial Reporting team by bringing on an experienced Senior Financial Accountant.


  • Completion of a Bachelors' Degree in either Accounting or Finance
  • Must have no more than 10 years' of experience
  • Previous experience with either OGSYS or DocVue strongly preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills, which includes: macros, pivot tables and v-lookups
  • Responsible for compiling and analyzing financial information to prepare closing entries and accruals.
  • Preparing monthly business plans and forecast variance analyses
  • Performing account reconciliations and analysis for various balance sheets
  • Any experience in the Gulf of Mexico is an added plus
  • Assisting with other accounting functions as needed

This is an exciting position that holds excellent career growth opportunities to higher level positions and director level roles if successful.

Senior Financial Accountant Benefits:

  • Highly attractive base salary plus bonus scheme
  • Full health benefits with an outstanding 401k match
  • 9/80 work schedule
  • The chance to play a crucial part in the growth of a dynamic organization

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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