Upstream Accountant (Oil and Gas)

  • Lagos, Nigeria
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our client, an indigenous integrated  Oil and Gas company, is looking to recruit an Accountant who will gather, review, analyse and present financial and non-financial information from various sources within and outside the company and make recommendations that will positively impact the company.

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
  • Analyse customer and client profitability index and value for cost saving initiatives;
  • Coordinate company financial planning and budget management function and analyze benchmarks for measuring the financial and operating performance for Departments
  • Responsible for financial analysis for management decisions
  • Preparation of financial outlook and financial forecasts
  • Monitor and analyze monthly operating results against budget and manage the preparation of management report of budget / actual revenues and expenses
  • Develop effective reporting tools for the business unit and prepare routine reports (financial, quality, operational efficiency, market share, etc.).
  • Track and analyse specialty reports and make appropriate recommendations that will positively impact the company.
  • Maintain and implement short-range and long-range specialty / other reports, objectives, policies, and operating procedures
  • Prepare project feasibility reports and analyse business development opportunities
  • Perform all other duties that will enhance profitability, productivity and going concern status of the company

Qualifications

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or any related field.
  • Possession of ACCA or ACA, CFA is an added advantage.
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience preferably in a financial reporting role in an E&P.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a supervisory role
  • Strong analysis and financial modelling skills with advanced use of Microsoft Excel and other analytical tools
  • Strong presentation skills with advanced use of Microsoft PowerPoint and other presentation tools
  • Advanced skills in other Microsoft Office applications, Word, Outlook, Knowledge of MS Project.

Additional Information

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.