United States Odessa: Operations FP&A Lead

Date: Feb 11, 2019

Location: Odessa, TX, US, 79765

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.



Job Title: Associate Accountant - Accountant, Sr. (ESP Permian Operations FP&A Lead)




Under direct supervision, develops working knowledge and understanding of the company's business systems, business processes and controls, including policies and procedures, relative to the location and department assigned. Prepares basic accounting reports and accounting analyses with related spreadsheets or applications input. Develops working knowledge of the organizational structure of the company. Prepares and posts journal vouchers for basic accounting transactions. Researches basic accounting issues and transactions including related internal controls. Applies technical accounting skills typically acquired through completion of a university degree in accounting. Knowledge of US GAAP or country-specific accounting principles required. Requires completion of an undergraduate degree in accounting, business, or other related field. Job role is developmental and intended to expose incumbents to basic aspects of general accounting, internal controls, financial analysis and reporting, forecasting, and financial applications as well as beginning levels of proficiency with industry and company acumen. 


Primary Responsibilities:


Demonstrates understanding of organizational structure and core business.

Reviews and monitors financial transactions for accuracy and timeliness.

Researches and resolves complex accounting issues and transactions including related internal controls.

Prepares, analyzes, and distributes financial results including variance commentary.

Monthly P&L forecasting and submission in Hyperion. 

Assist in annual business plan data gathering, analysis and submission in Hyperion Planning.

Month end close (reviewing cost center and profit center activity; posting all needed journal entries.)

Financial advisor/mentor to operations.

Identify opportunities and implement process improvements.

Ad-Hoc Reporting and analysis

Special projects as necessary


Education & Experience: 


Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university preferably in accounting, finance, or related field.  Advanced degree preferred but not required.  

Three to five years of related experience is required.

Knowledge of US GAAP accounting principles is preferred.

Demonstrates knowledge in moderately complex aspects of general accounting, internal controls, interpretation and application of company policies, financial analysis and reporting, forecasting, and financial applications, as well as intermediate levels of proficiency with industry and company acumen.



Required Skills/Abilities:


Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel

SAP, Hyperion and HFM experience is preferred but not required

Attention to detail

Capable of maintaining complex and large accounting spreadsheets

Ability to maintain accuracy while meeting time sensitive deadlines

Experience in Microsoft Access and report writing is preferred

Self-motivated, time efficient and proactive


Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available, including Associate Accountant and Accounting Supervisor.


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



11722 W Highway 80 E, Odessa, Texas, 79765, United States


Job Details

Requisition Number: 71193  
Experience Level: Entry-Level 
Job Family: Support Services 
Product Service Line: Artificial Lift  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Midland
Nearest Secondary Market: Midland

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