Accountant
Occidental Petroleum - United States

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company, and its OxyChem subsidiary is a major North American chemical manufacturer. We are one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization, with more than 40,000 employees and contractors worldwide.

Our greatest asset has been and will continue to be our people.

We are looking for an experienced and motivated individuals to fill the position of

Accountant

within our

OEMI Mktg Domestic Crude

group based in

Houston, TX.

Essential Job Duties

:

Responsible for monthly journal vouchers and counterparty settlement

Reconciliation of general ledger accounts

Interaction with internal and external customers regarding collections and payments

Balance sheet and income statement analysis and margin tie-outs

Assist in testing and analysis for new trade system implementation

Analyze monthly and quarterly variance explanations for executive review

Gather supporting documents and provide explanations for audit request for consolidated and stand-alone financial statements (as applicable), as well as any tax requests

Special projects as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in accounting or minimum 21 hours of accounting with a business degree

Two plus years oil and gas accounting experience with industry knowledge and terminology

Ability to communicate in a professional manner and establish effective working relationships with internal operations and external customers

Ability to research and prepare analysis to respond to internal and external inquiries in a timely, professional and thorough manner

Ability to multi-task several assignments simultaneously and establish job priorities

Employ fundamental accounting skills: general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable and account reconciliations

Initiative to consistently meet internal and external deadlines

Proficient in Excel

Overtime may be required

Desired Qualifications:
Oracle Financial software application experience

Allegro or comparable trading system

Oracle Discoverer query tool experience

Experience with Access databases

Oxy is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company — one of the largest...