Cost Control Accountant

Job description

Trident Energy was formed with a focused mission: to unlock the value of mid-life oil & gas assets. These are fields that are no longer central to their owners’ strategic goals but can still deliver growth through applying fresh thinking, specialist mid-life experience and technology. Our skill lies in finding undiscovered efficiencies to increase production and reserves. We apply forensic attention to detail, re-interpreting subsurface data and leveraging the existing infrastructure to redevelop and re-energise fields. Our activities range from well-work and drilling to near-field exploration.

Job requirements

The Cost Control Accountant is responsible for assisting in performing cost analyses, preparing budget reports, building updated databases and managing cost information to maximize profitability of the company.

Key responsibilities

• Assist with the preparation of budgeting reports (for the company and for each department), periodic cost forecasts, and cost recoverable statement report • Provide support in the construction of complex financial models • Support periodic variance analyses and help with the preparation of periodic reports comparing budgeted costs to actual production costs • Assist with the collection and validation of cost information and maintain an expenses database to be used for accruals • Assist with the preparation of all cost reports (departmental OPEX + Projects), lifting schedule and revenue reports • Support with providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting profitability, and identify and recommend cost-effective solutions • Assist with periodical or ad hoc financial data analysis, queries, reconciliations and reports as needed • Assist with ongoing reconciliations of various cost reports against software systems to ensure accuracy • Support the month-end closing and reporting processes • Additional responsibilities may be assigned as business needs evolve

Desired skills

• Bachelors and/or Masters’ Degree (preferred) in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration, etc. • Minimum 3 years of relevant professional experience as a Cost Accountant, Cost Analyst, or Accountant • Knowledge of and extensive experience in financial modelling • High proficiency in MS Excel (e.g., formulas, pivot tables, tables, and graph production) and in MS PowerPoint. • Experience with the SAP FICO module • Strong knowledge of IFRS accounting rules, financial reporting, technical skills

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