ABOUT HESS CORPORATION
Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas.
We have an industry leading position in the Bakken in North Dakota – a key U.S. shale play. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry’s largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia.
Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.
For more information about Hess Corporation, please visit our website at Hess.com.
This dynamic Gulf of Mexico position is part of a team responsible for accounting for oil, gas, NGL volumes and revenues. With our continued growth in Gulf of Mexico this brings continuous operational, contractual, and system changes which necessitates taking the initiative with a proactive approach to handle the monthly close process, analysis, contribute to strategic thinking and decision making. This job requires a team player with high standards of excellence and attention to detail.
The accountant should be a self-starter, who works proactively and can multi-task. The position requires sound SAP/PRA experience of accounting journal entries and to be able to perform analysis of monthly financial entries and reconciliations. This role is also responsible for liaising with internal and external stakeholders and meeting their information needs timely, therefore good interpersonal and relationship management skills is preferred. Collaboration with the following teams: Production Accounting, Commercial, Marketing, Finance Support, Royalty Compliance, Cash Management, Joint Venture Accounting to build trusted relationships and provide financial results.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Key participant in monthly estimates for oil, gas and NGL volumes and values
Analyze volumetric, contractual and financial results and review variances to estimate, forecast and prior trends
Review, monitor and post manual journal entries in SAP/PRA
Review monthly GOM invoices
Collaborate with SME to troubleshoot PRA booking issues
Monitor GOM account receivables and accounts payables
Prepare the monthly Prior Period Adjustment Price Adjustments for HFM
Review Global Production System (GPS) exception report and assist in resolving issues
Prepare and review quarterly/annual Balance Sheet Review commentary
Prepare SOX and external audit schedules as needed
Work with Manager to monitor and review purchase sales agreements (PSA) from Commercial
Communicate effectively with management and work closely various internal and external stakeholders such as, Production Accounting, Commercial, Marketing, Finance Support, Royalty Compliance, Cash Management, Joint Venture Accounting to build trusted relationships and provide financial results.
Responsible for timely response to internal and external inquiries
Interact with internal and external auditors
Participate in ongoing lean review and continuous improvement of accounting procedures, controls, and documenting processes
Minimum of five years of oil and gas accounting/finance experience Knowledge of Gulf of Mexico operations is a plus
SAP/PRA knowledge preferred, however, training will be provided
Expert MSOffice, Excel, Access and Word
Strong analytical, interpersonal, organizational and documentation skills
Self-starter who works proactively and can multi-task
Good communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to work in time-sensitive environment and meet deadlines
Education, Training & Certifications
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related Business field is required
Advanced Excel skills needed
The Hess Way of Working refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities.
Builds Trusted Relationships
Creates Effective Teams
Drives Continuous Improvement
Makes Quality Decisions
Delivers High Performance
Hess is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Posting Notes: Brad Janik | Employee | Finance | United States| Texas | Houston | | | | | No | 25017