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CURRENT JOB OFFERINGS


FINANCIAL REPORTING ANALYST

GENERAL POSITION SUMMARY: This position will be responsible for consolidation of financial information, the preparation of the quarterly and annual financial statements filed with the SEC, monthly reporting to senior management and our Board of Managers.  

MAJOR DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  1. Prepares monthly consolidated financial statements and internal financial reports
  2. Prepares quarterly and annual consolidated financial statements, footnotes and MD&A for Forms 10-Q and 10-K filed with the SEC
  3. Prepares consolidation, including elimination entries
  4. Prepares financial statement support book (tie-out binder)
  5. Maintains accounting controls by following policies and procedures.
  6. Prepares separate entity financial statements, as needed
  7. Liaises with outside auditors and tax consultants on a quarterly basis
  8. Prepares audit work papers
  9. Documents and performs key internal controls needed to maintain strong and effective control environment
  10. Completes special projects and analyses as needed
  11. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops.
  12. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  13. Performs other duties to ensure successful services are delivered and customers are satisfied
  14. Maintains excellent attendance and punctuality

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  1. Familiarity with IDEAS
  2. Strong US GAAP knowledge
  3. Strong organizational skills and detail orientation.
  4. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  5. Proficient in working as part of a team; self-motivated
  6. Strong working knowledge of personal computers with proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word or comparable software.

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree
  2. CPA or CPA eligible
  3. Two to three years’ experience in public accounting. Additional financial reporting for oil & gas exploration and production company in an SEC and SOX compliant environment a plus.

 WORKING CONDITIONS:

  1. Air Conditioned office; desk and chair;

 This position does not supervise the work of others.

Please send resume to hr@vaalco.com


ACCOUNTANT II

GENERAL POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for monthly journal entries and variance analysis for VAALCO and its subsidiaries.

MAJOR DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Prepares asset, liability, and capital account and income statement entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  2. Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  3. Manages monthly, quarterly and annual closing cycles
  4. Works with engineering and foreign personnel with a mind for accounting implications
  5. Ability to reconcile inventory stored in local offices
  6. Performs accounting research as needed
  7. Performs and review various account reconciliations (e.g. bank and AP)
  8. Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  9. Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  10. Maintains accounting controls by following policies and procedures.
  11. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  12. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  13. Performs other duties to ensure successful services are delivered and customers are satisfied
  14. Maintains excellent attendance and punctuality

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Working knowledge of IDEAS. Strong GAAP  knowledge; excellent excel skills; Accounting, Corporate Finance and Reporting Skills; Attention to Detail; Deadline-Orientation; Reporting Research Results; Confidentiality; Time Management; Data Entry Management and General Math Skills.

 EDUCATION, TRAINING AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:  Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; 3-5 years of Accounting experience, preferably in the oil and gas industry is required. CPA or CPA eligible preferred.

 This position does not supervise the work of others.

Please send resume to hr@vaalco.com


VAALCO Energy Inc, is an equal opportunity employer.

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