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International Non-operating JV Accountant

  • Sector: Commercial
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 11/08/2017
  • Duration: 6-9 months
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (08/09/17)
This vacancy has now expired.

The Role:
Joint Venture Accounting/ Cost Accounting
*Maintain sound understanding of the JOA and implications for MOG herein.
*Review Select, Define and Execution phase cost estimates.
*Set up AFE's/ WBSs in SAP and maintain AFE files in compliance with the defined AFE process including monitoring of spend against AFE value.
*Review and book accurate, timely billings from partner operated licenses and route for approval through the SAP workflow to ensure prompt payment.
*Ensure timely and accurate monthly reporting of operating and capital expenditures to Management teams, incorporating valid accruals.
*Maintain effective working relationships with JV partners enabling prompt resolution/ clarification of queries.
*Provide support to enhance budget holder understanding of reporting process and responsibilities.

Fixed Asset Accounting
*Maintain fixed asset register and ensure that all fixed assets and work-in-progress balances are valid and accounted for in line with group accounting standards.
*Prepare monthly fixed asset register reconciliations to compare balances to the general ledger.
*Ensure that abandonment provision / asset is provided for in accordance with group requirements and accreted/depreciated appropriately.

Treasury Accounting
*Manage the day-to-day cash balances, making payments as and when required and ensure that appropriate funds are in place to finance the business. This includes preparation of monthly bank reconciliations and ensuring outstanding issues are cleared in a timely manner.
*Prepare cash flow forecasts as required by APMM Treasury.

Corporate Reporting
*Run monthly foreign exchange process and ensure that the monthly entries are accurate and as expected.
*Prepare monthly HFM reporting by entity (including intercompany confirmations) along with co-ordination of monthly net variance analysis to support HFM submission to Head Office.
*Liaise with the Tax Department to ensure that the tax charge (actuals, forecast and life of field) is appropriate.
*Oversee and review preparation and submission of periodic (quarterly/bi-annual/annual) DTI statistical returns where applicable.
*Ensure co-ordination of year-end actuals reporting to Copenhagen, including the preparation of the quarterly "Special Forms".
Statutory Reporting & External Audit
*Where appropriate ensure timely delivery of relevant statutory accounts to a high standard in compliance with local GAAP.
*Provide support for the external audit requirements including PBC deliverables

The Company:
My Client is an international oil and gas company who pride themselves in being amongst the leaders in developing solutions tailored to meet the North Sea challenges. Their Innovative application of advanced seismic processing techniques as part of a comprehensive state-of-the-art reservoir characterization, combined with ultra long horizontal drilling (up to 12 kilometres) as well as completion and stimulation technology of the horizontal wells, have been the key to the technical success in de

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
*Qualified accountant.
*Oil and Gas knowledge preferred.
*Experience and knowledge of SAP/ HFM beneficial.

*Strong analytical skills, problem solver and result oriented
*Diligent, pro-active, appropriate focus on attention to detail

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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