Financial Analysis Staff Accountant

Location: 

Oklahoma City, OK, US

Category:  Finance and Accounting

Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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At Devon, we will offer you a career full of energy and unmatched opportunities to solve today’s greatest challenges. Innovation, creative problem-solving and positive change happen when people step out of their comfort zone and think differently. Our values, workplace practices, wellness programs, benefits and compensation are aimed at helping employees manage their unique personal life and care for their families so they can focus on contributing to the fullest.

 

 

 


This profile does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” employment relationship.  Nothing in this profile restricts management’s right to assign or reassign job-related duties/functions.

 

BASIC ACCOUNTABILITY 
The Financial Analysis Accountant will work under direct supervision to calculate and post monthly accruals for Operating Expenses and Capital Expenditures for Devon’s business segments, and provide analysis of internal financial reports to Business Unit and Accounting leadership. The accountant also performs various other tasks including coding reviews, preparing manual journal entries, performing account reconciliations, supporting process and system optimization efforts, and providing customer service to accounting and operations teams as needed.

 

EDUCATION                                                                                          
• Bachelor’s degree required - Accounting/Finance preferred

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS
• 3+ years Oil and Gas Accounting experience preferred

• Advanced Microsoft Office365 skills, including proficiency in Excel, Word, and Teams 
• Process automation and optimization experience preferred
• Experience using data analysis and/or automation software tools & techniques preferred (i.e. Power BI, Power Automate, UiPath, Alteryx, FME)

 

CORE COMPETENCIES
• Possesses a working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and oil and gas accounting principles 

• Able to communicate financial and technical information clearly and concisely to non-accountants at all levels within the organization
• Strong prioritization and organization skills to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
• Strong verbal and written communication abilities

• Employs critical thinking while performing analysis of financial information and operational activity
• Takes initiative and shows curiosity in their work
• Is a team player

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Leverage understanding of the principles, theories and concepts of oil and gas accounting and apply them to assignments such as preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations, and preparation and analysis of financial data 

• Calculate and record monthly accruals for Operating Expenses and Capital Expenditures 
• Present monthly Financial Results to Accounting Management
• Provide accounting guidance and expenditures analysis to operations and accounting teams

• Provides support to other team members on complex tasks and projects
• Collaborate with other team members in identifying, developing, and implementing process optimization and best practices
• Participate in cross-functional projects and initiatives to improve overall business performance

• Other duties as assigned

 

 

Devon Energy is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Devon Talent Acquisition Team at Diversity@dvn.com


Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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