refinery | Field Operations Accountant in Scranton, PA

Field Operations Accountant

  • Trimble & Associates
  • $56,740.00 - 82,660.00 / Year *
  • H W Drinker St
  • Scranton, PA 18512
  • Full-Time

FIELD OPERATIONS ACCOUNTANT Lot s of growth and upside!

We are seeking a degreed accountant with at least 2 years of oil and gas accounting experience to join a fast growing oil and gas company. This position would be located in the Pennsylvania office, with some travel to other locations.

The Operations Accountant will be responsible for supporting oil and gas accounting for the operating company, including support for financial reporting, assistance in processing accounts payables, vendor support, drilling program support, monitoring and preparation of key operational metrics, and execution of internal controls.


Obtain information from internal and external sources to record transactions in accounting systems and general ledger

Ensure invoices are entered, posted, and corrected prior to end of month

Enter and code invoices for all field operations

Identify, investigate, and drive resolution of issues

Prepare management reports over key performance indicators and trends

Ensure Capex guidelines are consistently and properly applied

Ensure timely initiation and creation of all AFE types in line with drilling schedules and upcoming projects

Preparation and maintenance of AFEs and status reporting

Assist in preparation of key month-end close schedules

Execute various general accounting functions such as journal entries and reconciliations

Prepare analytical review schedules

Support projects as needed and assist field and accounting operations as requested by management


Bachelor's degree in accounting

Relevant business experience of 2+ years with a major accounting/consulting firm and/or operating company (oil & gas)

Enertia experience a plus

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) a plus

Associated topics: driller, field related, ncra, operation, pipe, rep, representative, spill prevention, tanker, toolpusher

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.