Financial Analyst

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Location: Oklahoma City, OK, US

Job ID: 17943

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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BASIC ACCOUNTABILITY
•    The Financial Analyst has responsibility for analysis, economic research and modeling to ensure accurate data is provided for executive management reports  
•    This position requires broad-based skill sets and knowledge of finance and accounting, combined with the ability to accurately analyze opportunities, develop thoughtful solutions with the team, and support implementation of executive management decisions, all in a fast-paced environment 
•    The work products from this group are relied upon by Devon’s Executive Committee and the Board of Directors and as such, this individual is expected to perform at a very high level with a strong work ethic, accountability and high level of attention to detail while being able to manage tight deadlines and deliverables
•    This individual is expected to have the ability to communicate complex concepts in an effective manner to other leaders and functional teams. This position is also expected to occasionally interface with finance leadership, including the CFO


EDUCATION
•    Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, or other related Business field 
•    Master's degree in Business/Finance and/or Professional Finance (CFA)


EXPERIENCE
•    A minimum of 3-5 years relevant work experience in finance required; oil & gas experience preferred
•    Financial modeling experience required, including a high level of Microsoft Excel proficiency; Financial statement analysis experience preferred; Experience with Essbase and other FP&A tools is desirable
•    Understanding of corporate finance concepts is highly desired


JOB DESCRIPTION
•    Research and analyze industry, sector and company-specific financial results for peer benchmarking
•    Update Devon’s corporate model periodically and as needed
•    Maintain and update corporate rate of return calculations periodically and as needed
•    Communicate and coordinate with other internal departments (e.g., Business Development, Marketing & Midstream, Investor Relations, Strategic Planning) to provide consistent data to internal and external stakeholders
•    Support analysis of capital markets alternatives, interest rate derivatives, and other financing strategies 
•    Screen possible E&P acquisition transactions by preparing and evaluating pro forma financial information 
•    Analyze financial information to produce forecasts of business, industry and economic conditions for use in making investment decisions
•    Present oral and written reports on general economic trends, individual corporations and entire industries 
•    Perform ad hoc analysis to support senior executives, as well as the finance and treasury team 
•    Assemble spreadsheets, charts and graphs


OTHER REQUIREMENTS
•    Practice safe work habits at all times 
•    Demonstrate commitment to Devon Attributes and ensure team demonstrates commitment to Devon Attributes
•    Demonstrate excellence through a strong work ethic and accountability 
•    Strong strategic, analytical and problem-solving skills; advanced level computer skills
•    Skill in collecting and analyzing complex processes and drawing logical conclusions
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills and good judgment
•    Able to work within a team environment
•    Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
•    Able to master both strategic and operational issues
•    Able to handle multiple competing priorities
•    Ability to quickly master both strategic and operational issues
•    Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in fast-paced environment
•    Outstanding teamwork and collaboration skills
•    Great accuracy in data entry and attention to detail

 

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


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Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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