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ConocoPhillips 2020 Tax Analyst Co-op Student in ALBERTA, Canada

Title: 2020 Tax Analyst Co-op Student


Job Number: 00SZJ

Company Overview

ConocoPhillips is the world’slargest independent exploration and production (E&P) company, based onproved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. Headquartered inHouston, Texas, we had operations and activities in 17 countries, $71 billionof total assets, and approximately 10,900 employees as of June 30, 2019.

We are focused on exploring for,developing and producing crude oil and natural gas globally. Our diverseportfolio primarily includes resource-rich North American unconventionalassets; oil sands assets in Canada; lower-risk legacy assets in North America,Europe, Asia and Australia; several international developments across theportfolio; and an inventory of global conventional and unconventionalexploration prospects.

In Canada, we can trace ourhistory back over 110 years. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, our world-classportfolio includes the Surmont oil sands project in the Athabasca region ofnortheastern Alberta and exciting opportunities in the liquids-rich Montneyplay in northeast British Columbia. Our production averaged 70,000 barrels ofoil equivalent per day in 2018 and proved reserves were 200 million barrels ofoil equivalent.

Our story demonstrates ourcommitment to the community, our innovative approach to technology and ouradaptability during the changes faced by our industry. We believe that diverseopinions, ideas and perspectives are what fuels innovation, and we reinforcethis belief throughout our company. Our workforce represents the internationalcommunities in which we live and work, bringing together talented people from avariety of backgrounds and experiences. Consistent with our focus onexcellence, ConocoPhillips continues to discover and develop best practices indiversity and inclusion – for the good of our enterprise, our employees, ourvendors and our communities.


This position will be based in Calgary office commencing starting January 2020 for an 8-month work term, reporting into the Canada Tax Department.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Review company transactionsfor potential GST/HST recovery opportunities

  • Review company transactionsfor Federal Excise Tax and prepare refund claims

  • Review company transactionsfor Provincial Sales Tax recovery and prepare related refund claims

  • Assist with other CommodityTax related projects, including Provincial Sales Tax self-assessment

  • Prepare and file corporateincome tax returns, elections in a timely and accurate manner in alljurisdictions across Canada

  • Analysis of PP&Eadditions, to prepare tax schedules required for the filing of tax returns

  • Creating and updatingprocess documentation

  • Potential to work on additional income tax related projects as identified


Required Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’sdegree in Commerce or Management majoring in Accounting

  • Proficient in MicrosoftExcel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of2.8 on a 4.0 scale

  • Must be legally authorizedto work in Canada on a regular full-time basis without restrictions

Preferred Qualifications

  • High level of initiative and ability to prioritize andmulti-task

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, team environment

  • Keen attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability and willingness to adjust to changingpriorities

  • Strong commitment to safety

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude

  • Possess good organizational skills

  • Previous experience in preparation of corporate taxreturns

  • Previous experience using SAP, AccuMap, and Excel

  • Previous experience in the oil and gas industry throughsummer employment or co-op work term

Inorder to be considered for this position you must complete the entireapplication process, which includes answering all prescreening questions andproviding your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of October 16,2019.

Please attach an electronic copy of your resume, cover letter andunofficial transcript in order for your application to be considered.

ConocoPhillipsis an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Job Function: Accounting, Finance, Auditing, and Tax

Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level


Title: 2020 Tax Analyst Co-op Student