Chevron Corporation Financial Analyst in Midland, Texas
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position Financial Analyst through August 21st, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. (Central Standard Time).
Chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies and conducts business worldwide. Our success is driven by our people and their commitment to get results the right way-by operating responsibly, executing with excellence, applying innovative technologies, and capturing new opportunities for profitable growth. We are involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. We explore for, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market, and distribute transportation fuels and lubricants; manufacture and sell petrochemical products and generate power. Chevron is headquartered in San Ramon, California. More information about Chevron is available at www.chevron.com.
Chevron Financial Analyst
This is a financial analyst role supporting Chevron’s Midcontinent Business Unit (MCBU) in the Permian Basin on the Operations Support Finance Team. The Team provides full finance support to MCBU’s shale & tight business and works in close partnership on a wide range of decision support activities to provide insightful analysis to meet the goals of high returns, low carbon.
This role is responsible for providing analytical and reporting support to MCBU Area Operations through financial and management reporting and decision support activities. In addition, this role is responsible for understanding key operational drivers of financial outcomes, ensuring accurate financials, correct application of accounting policies, ad hoc analysis for Operations Leadership, and offers scope to lead special projects tied to finance and business initiatives.
Key Considerations:Interest in growing understanding of finance and shale & tight operations, with an expectation of in-role development within the Midland, TX office over a number of years.
Hybrid work model: three days-in office, two days remote. Encouraged to follow a 9/80 work schedule.
Chevron’s Finance organization looks for career-minded individuals with technical and leadership potential. Chevron emphasizes continuous learning and development - enabling employees to have successful and challenging careers. We believe that you drive your career. The company rewards strong performance by providing accounting and finance professionals with advancement opportunities across the corporation.
Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:
Provide timely counsel to business partners, including assessing and proactively identifying financial issues
Drive good decision making through financial and economic analysis
Act as the point of contact for operations team, connecting to Chevron’s global finance organization including Financial Shared Services, Accounting Policy and Comptrollers
Partner with the functions to identify and implement process improvements, simplifications, and automation opportunities
Ensure timely and accurate reporting with strong financial controls
Identify and track value drivers and make recommendations for improvement
Improve financial fluency and acumen within the organization
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business
5+ years of relevant experience in Finance/Accounting, preferably in onshore oil & gas
Excellent ability to analyze financial information and turn data into actionable insights. Ability to relate financial results to operational events and applicable business models
Extensive data analytics experience
Demonstrated aptitude to quickly learn new tools & system functionality
Ability to handle multiple job responsibilities, set priorities, maintain a high level of accomplishment, and implement process improvements.
Ability to listen carefully and to use clear, concise oral and written skills to convey facts, present positions and interpret policies. Ability to effectively interact with colleagues and management, providing clear, logical recommendations in a concise manner to stakeholders
Corporate Finance/Accounting, Public Accounting or Advisory experience
Practicing knowledge of accounting policies/procedures (including COPAS, US GAAP, general accounting, revenue recovery, inventory accounting, property accounting, fixed assets, tax accounting and affiliate accounting)
Demonstrated experience with accounting software (SAP) and Microsoft Office 365, including intermediate and advanced Excel, PowerApps and Power BI.
Demonstrated ability to interpret and apply concepts and controls to business transactions
Strong commitment to maintaining collaborative and cross-functional working relationships with internal partners and external customers
Ability to handle and/or lead projects and influence others to achieve objectives. Ability to monitor progress and take corrective action if needed to ensure successful and timely delivery or objectives
Experience with internal controls practices and compliance topics such as Sarbanes-Oxley testing
Experience in leveraging emerging technologies to enhance business processes
Relocation will not be considered.
Expatriate assignments will not be considered. Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
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Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.