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Drilling Accountant

  • Job reference: 923822
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Office & Commercial
  • Date posted: 07/02/2019

Our operator client is seeking an Accountant to support their Drilling Department with cost tracking, reconciliation and budgeting.

Ideally you will have:
Accounting experience within an Operator or Tier 1 Service Company preferably in a Drilling or Operations Department
Be available within a 4 week or less notice period
Have experience of SAP

Responsibilities will include:
Production of forecast financial data required to support the creation of AFEs and budgets for drilling activity, in coordination with the operational individuals linked to the area of activity. Monitoring and management of AFEs, to include revisions and timely closure.
Creation and operation of a detailed cost tracking model to calculate the value of work done for drilling activities. Re-forecasting of these activities in response to changes to forward plans & impact of operational events.
Ensuring that the financial ledger reflects the current status of well costs incurred, through the accurate and timely booking of Service Entries and accruals. Monitoring of actual expenditure against POs and contracts, and prompting timely revision of limits as required.
Timely completion of well reviews and reconciliations between the ledger and drilling reports. Support of internal and partner audits of well programs.
Support for providing effective communication to drilling management of the financial indicators inherent in any reports produced, and for addressing progress against key performance indicators.
Work with the D&C team to incorporate Drilling estimate into overall Project plan. Gain full understanding of the detailed estimate in order to challenge and identify movements from the estimate as operations progress

Contract position - Aberdeen based

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 923822

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