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ConocoPhillips G&A Analyst in ALBERTA, Canada

Title: G&A Analyst


Job Number: 00TW9

Company Overview

ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent exploration and production (E&P) company, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, we had operations and activities in 17 countries, $71 billion of 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 diverse portfolio primarily includes resource-rich North American unconventional assets; oil sands assets in Canada; lower-risk legacy assets in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia; several international developments across the portfolio; and an inventory of global conventional and unconventional exploration prospects.

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

Our story demonstrates our commitment to the community, our innovative approach to technology and our adaptability during the changes faced by our industry. We believe that diverse opinions, ideas and perspectives are what fuels innovation, and we reinforce this belief throughout our company. Our workforce represents the international communities in which we live and work, bringing together talented people from a variety of backgrounds and experiences. Consistent with our focus on excellence, ConocoPhillips continues to discover and develop best practices in diversity and inclusion – for the good of our enterprise, our employees, our vendors and our communities.

Job Description

ConocoPhillips Canada (CPC) is currently recruiting a Calgary based Financial/Business Analyst, reporting to Supervisor, F&PA (Finance & Performance Analysis). This entry level position will have responsibilities for financial and operational reporting for Canada General & Administrative (G&A) and labour costs as well as supporting the development of budgets and forecasts. This role will also provide finance support for various functions within the business unit.

In addition, as a member of the Canada Finance function, this position offers significant opportunities to participate in cross functional efforts to enhance/streamline finance processes and affords future opportunities in function’s other departments.


Monthly Reporting:

  • G&A costs to managers throughout the Canada BU; presenting and responding to queries

  • Present monthly analysis to support corporate finance for both G&A and field labour costs

  • Support of Joint Venture reporting and analysis for Surmont labour and G&A costs

  • Journal Entries, including accruals and assessment maintenance

Ongoing support through out year:

  • Coordination of forecast and budget for Canada G&A costs and supporting BU finance teams for field labour costs

  • Coordination of cost and capital forecast and budget for various support functions

  • Coordination of annual time study allocation process throughout Canada BU

  • Involvement in annual At-Cost Audit and responses to internal, JV and external audit queries as required

  • Support of variable compensation process including analysis for reporting and entries required

  • AFE Management (approval, set-up, tracking, AUC, closure, etc.)

  • Other ad hoc G&A or labour cost items as required

  • Participate in the development, implementation and maintenance of ongoing improvement efforts to streamline the Canadian financial processes


Basic/Required Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Experienced in Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Ability to work independently, manage multiple projects/priorities

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with various teams

  • Quick learner; willingness to learn

  • Strong organizational and time-management skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Legally authorized to work in Canada on a full-time basis without restrictions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience in the oil and gas finance teams through summer employment or coop work term

  • A desire to pursue to the CPA designation

  • Understanding of financial reporting, income statements, balance sheets

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Exposure or experience with SAP is an asset

ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of January 21, 2021.

Our company operates according to a set of values called the "SPIRIT" of Performance: Safety, People, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation and Teamwork.

For information on our Sustainable Development performance in Canada, visit at

Job Function: Accounting, Finance, Auditing, and Tax

Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level


Title: G&A Analyst