POSITION TITLE: Assistant Controller
The Assistant Controller will be a key member of the accounting and
finance team, and will support the senior management team. The
Assistant Controller attitude and work ethic should be in alignment
with our company?s commitment to excellence, trust, and
cooperation. The ideal candidate is someone who is comfortable with
both a hands-on role as well as a ?big picture? role. The Assistant
Controller must be a self-starter who works collaboratively with
customers, vendors, and employees, and who thrives in a fast-paced
environment. This is an excellent opportunity for the right person
who is ready to gain experience on a career path to the
Essential Job Duties
? Refine and manage the preparation, review and reporting of
periodic financial statements, analysis and budgets, including
progress reports on various programs and activities.
? Assist in directing the day-to-day financial activities for all
areas of our company?s operations, including financial analysis and
projections, revenue, joint interest billing, acquisitions and
divestitures, engineering, and land management.
? Ensure the timely completion of revenue and joint interest
? Work with senior management in the development and maintenance of
company accounting policies and best practices, and create
? Provide leadership and mentoring of the accounting and office
staff employees, as well as interdepartmental support for functions
interfacing with accounting and finance.
? Assist in strategic planning & forecasting projects.
? Provide support to all areas of accounting and finance and
collaborate with the accounting team to streamline and improve
? Perform other tasks and projects as required.
Professional and Personal Attributes
? Exceptional productivity skills. Can be relied on to get the job
done accurately and on time.
? Must have a strong work ethic, and a reputation for the highest
degree of integrity and mature business judgment.
? Thrives in an entrepreneurial environment. Must be an energetic
self-starter with a passion for their work. An engaged, ?hands on?
team player that will pitch in wherever needed.
? High achiever. Highly motivated, and relish the challenge at
? Someone who readily generates ideas; shows creativity and
ingenuity and provides solutions.
? A very confident professional who constantly raises the bar and
presses the organization toward a higher level of achievement.
? Has little need for close management supervision and direction,
and is comfortable and effective in an informal operating
? Detail oriented with a high level of accuracy.
? CPA with 8+ years of experience, prefer at least 5 years in oil
and gas E&P
? Bachelor?s degree in Accounting or Finance
? Strong analytical, critical, and economic thinking skills and
problem solving skills
? Proficient with Microsoft office products
? Understanding of joint venture agreements and Council of
Petroleum Accountants Societies (COPAS) accounting guidelines
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider
all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected