Lead Accountant Financial Reporting

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.

 

 

 

The Lead Accountant Financial Reporting supports Devon Energy by assisting in the preparation, analysis, and distribution of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements for internal and external use. Works effectively with peers and other management across disciplines to coordinate activities. Must be able to manage desk to meet monthly deadlines and is under the general direction of the Supervisor.

 

EXPERIENCE 
• 3+ years of experience in financial reporting and/or oil and gas accounting

 

EDUCATION  
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting, Finance or a related field. 

• CPA preferred    

     

CORE COMPETENCIES
• Strong technical experience and knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles

• Able to communicate information clearly and concisely
• Demonstrate and promote Devon’s employee attributes
• Strong organization, time management, attention to detail and prioritization skills

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES  
• Understands the industry and Devon’s operations and applies that understanding to financial performance and results.

• Report, communicate and present financial analysis in “plain English” terms.
• Independently applies the principles, theories and concepts of accounting to assignments such as financial statement reviews, analysis and interpretation at a high level of proficiency and productivity.
• Interacts with others to improve departmental communications and overall accounting efficiencies.

• Helps prepare consolidated reporting for senior management and business unit leadership and ad hoc reporting as needed
• Helps prepare 10-Q, 10-K, press releases and operations reports as part of the quarterly and yearly reporting cycle. Interacts and provides information to external reporting and investors relations as needed
• Understands and adheres to systems of internal control.

• Other duties as assigned.
• Requires the ability to effectively communicate (verbal and written skills).
• Ability to work with data effectively.

 

 

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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