Senior Operations Accountant

Denver, CO


The Senior Operations Accountant will be responsible for settling one or more plant or gathering assets and/or assisting other accountants with their assets in a timely and accurate manner and in accordance with company policies using the various accounting systems. 


  • Cross-train on gathering and plant systems in the Marcellus/Southwest/Utica asset areas to obtain experience closing systems in both manual spreadsheets and the Quorum application.
  • Obtains information from internal and external sources to record accounting transactions in the accounting systems and general ledger.
  • Ensures transactions are recorded, documented, reviewed, and supported in accordance with company policies and controls. 
  • Assure adherence to applicable customer contract terms.
  • Responsible for accuracy and timeliness of transactions in the systems and general ledger accounts.  Applies analytical review to system results to ensure transactions are properly recorded in the accounting systems.
  • Prepare monthly estimates & actualization for the specific assets. 
  • Analyzes account balances and margin account activity at month end and prepares properly supported account reconciliations, margin analysis, and SOX documentation. 
  • Provide monthly variance analysis on assets for management reporting purposes. 
  • Answers and resolves internal and external customer inquiries, including audit inquiries from external auditors, Internal Auditing, and producer auditors. 
  • Files applicable regulatory reports as required by state and federal governmental agencies.
  • Strive to understand the full range of the applicable operational accounting systems functionality, the specific assets for which the accountant is responsible and the midstream business.
  • Supports projects as needed and assists other accountants as requested by management. 
  • Maintains desk procedures to document the mechanics of booking the assets.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required
  • 3+ years of experience required
  • 1-3 years of oil and gas industry experience preferred.
  • Experience with Oracle or SAP preferred.
  • Strong understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).


  • Ability to work in a challenging and fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to operate independently and provide solutions.
  • Highly motivated and team-oriented individual.
  • Detail-oriented and strong analytical skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in use of Excel and Word and have the aptitude to effectively learn company-specific accounting systems.
  • Excellent organization skills.


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