Financial Reporting Analyst

Oasis Petroleum
Houston, Texas, us
May 03, 2021
May 05, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
The Financial Reporting Analyst position will be responsible for ensuring that financial statements, reports and disclosures are complete, accurate and timely for both SEC reporting internal reporting to our Executive team. The Financial Reporting Analyst is also expected to gain knowledge of the Company's accounting policies, processes, controls, and to build relationships with the Accounting team as well as other departments as a "go-to person" for accounting questions and guidance. This position will report to the Financial Reporting Supervisor in Houston, TX. Salary and level commensurate with experience.

  • Prepare and review financial statements and related schedules for the monthly financial package; attend and participate in financial review meetings with management
  • Compile and review variance analysis and explain significant fluctuations in financial statement accounts, utilizing input from the respective account owners in the Accounting department
  • Compile, draft and review 10-K and 10-Q drafts; coordinate with other departments to obtain information for disclosures; ensure SEC compliance of 10-Q/K through review of financial statement disclosure checklists, authoritative accounting guidance and other resources
  • Tie out SEC filings and maintain organized support for all filings
  • Prepare/review required Inline XBRL tagging, including Forms 10-K,10-Q and 8-K
  • Record certain journal entries, including preparation of related supporting schedules and account reconciliations
  • Coordinate with independent auditors in order to facilitate a successful audit and provide documentation requests as necessary
  • Assist in drafting quarterly press releases and review investor presentations, Board presentations and other materials for accuracy
  • Assist with the preparation and review of registration statements
  • Ensure data is accurately maintained in the accounting and reporting systems, including opening and closing monthly financial periods and chart of accounts maintenance
  • Maintain current understanding of GAAP and SEC guidelines; research technical accounting issues, reach conclusions regarding accounting and disclosure, and present findings
  • Draft accounting policies and memos, as necessary
  • Maintain SOX controls
  • Participate in special projects, as necessary

This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities of the position. Incumbents will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and duties outside of their normal responsibilities as assigned by their supervisor.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Minimum 2 years accounting experience
  • Exposure to financial reporting, SEC filings and the external audit process
  • Public accounting experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excel proficient
  • Proactive and deadline driven
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer, stamina to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions, strength to lift and carry files weighing up to 10 pounds; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Big 4 experience
  • Master's degree in Accounting
  • Upstream/midstream oil and gas industry experience
  • CPA
  • Experience with Workiva and/or Planful
  • Experience with XBRL