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Operations Accountant
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

White Star Petroleum is accepting applications for the full-time position of Operations Accountant.


The Operations Accountant is responsible for supporting the monthly fixed asset process (including setting up, maintaining, tracking and monitoring AFEs), certain JIB processes, analyzing/processing monthly journal entries, communicating with operations personnel on fixed asset and expense matters.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Setup AFEs, Maintain AFEs, and AFE reporting—including analysis and review
  • Ability to identify and apply appropriate coding to JIB/vendor invoices for LOE, CAPEX and related expense accounts—including assistance with related JIB reversal/correction entries for any identified issues
  • Conduct regularly scheduled meetings with A/P to communicate pressing issues related to JIB/vendor invoices and updates to A/P processing, resulting from issues identified during JIB/vendor invoice review
  • Strong analytical skills in dealing with JIB account reconciliations and variances, with the ability to provide reasonable explanations and supporting documentation for related variances
  • A full understanding of the accounting system and related attributes and the interface relationship between these attributes and system reporting—including general ledger accounts, vendors, wells, AFEs, working interest/division of interest decks, etc.
  • Ability to create ad hoc reports, as needed, to assist with reporting analysis
  • Assistance with Acquisition analysis and process implementation for new assets
  • Process monthly JIB journal entries
  • Work closely with Operations, A/P, Field staff, and various departments, as needed
  • Perform property cost research, budget to actual reporting, and associated analysis
  • Provide accounting guidance to the Operations groups for capital budgeting and planning
  • Attend operations meeting and update the accounting groups accordingly
  • Special Projects, as needed
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 5+ years’ oil and gas experience
  • Accounting Degree preferred
  • Must be self-motivated, team player and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent analytical skills and strong attention to detail
  • Must possess excellent communication and organizational skills, be flexible to changing circumstances, able to multi-task, problem-solve, and manage time and provide deliverables accordingly
  • Must be able to work with various levels of professionals inside and outside organizational structure
  • Proficiency with various software programs, including (but not limited to):
    • SAP
    • MS Outlook
    • MS Word
    • MS Excel--Advanced skills—Pivot/Power Pivot and Power Query
    • EnergyLink
    • AFE Navigator
    • WellView (Peloton Product)

Contact Us

Owner Relations:

ownerrelations @ wstr.com
Toll Free: 1.844.402.4903
Fax: 1.844.406.4347

Mailing Address:

White Star Petroleum, LLC
P.O. Box 13360
Oklahoma City, OK 73113

Physical Address:

White Star Petroleum, LLC
301 N.W. 63rd Street, Suite 600
Oklahoma City, OK 73116

General Inquiries:

info @ wstr.com
Local: 1.405.252.5777
Toll Free: 1.844.402.4902