Welcome to ConocoPhillips, where innovation and excellence create a platform for opportunity and growth. Come realize your full potential here.

Who We Are

We are one of the world’s largest independent exploration and production companies, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. With operations and activities in 14 countries, we explore for, develop, and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. We are challenged with an important job to safely find and deliver energy to the world. Our employees are critical to our success, and with them we power civilization.

We’re grounded by our SPIRIT Values – safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation, and teamwork. These values position us to deliver strong performance in a dynamic business – but not at all costs. We believe it’s not just what we do – it’s how we do it – that sets us apart.

We strive to make a significant difference in the communities where we live and operate. We create an inclusive environment that values all voices and opinions. Together, the different backgrounds, experiences, ideas, and perspectives of our employees drive our success.

Job Summary:

Employees in the ConocoPhillips Tax group will typically begin their career in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Job description and responsibilities will vary depending on the first job assignment. You may be eligible for the voluntary hybrid office work (HOW) program that is designed to provide employees with flexibility while maintaining the advantages of in-person engagement.

The Tax Analyst is a member of an integrated technical team which partners with functions across the company and applies tax expertise to follow ConocoPhillips’ U.S. income tax and ASC 740 reporting requirements for the company’s operations.

Job Description:

Responsibilities may include:

Providing tax analysis and decision support to operations and management. Typical duties could include fulfillment of the U.S. income tax reporting requirements, research, interpretation and application of the U.S. income tax technical authority, accumulation analysis and processing of financial accounting data to prepare tax returns, assisting in the production of tax forecasts, analysis of information used to align with ASC 740 for various book to tax adjustments, or assisting in preparing responses to IRS inquiries.

During your first year, you will attend the Finance Onboarding Program which is crafted to acclimate new hires to the company and culture. The program consists of short training sessions led by experienced Finance professionals within the company, introduces concepts of upstream oil and gas operations, provides insight to the differentiating strategy of ConocoPhillips. The curriculum provides new hires with an overview of career development concepts and early career training and seeks to promote a team environment and establish early networks.

After a minimum of one year of experience in a Finance position, you will be eligible to self-nominate for the Employee Development Program. This program is crafted to provide the participant a deeper understanding and knowledge of ConocoPhillips and the energy industry and help you accelerate development of skills in informal leadership, communication/knowledge sharing, change management, and networking/teambuilding. Exposure to emerging technology and the innovation life cycle is another critical component of the program.


  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer and/or education institution

  • Master's Degree in Accounting with an emphasis in Taxation or Finance or foreign equivalent

  • Current level in college: Graduate Student

  • Expected graduation date: Fall 2023 through Spring/Fall 2024


  • 3+ hours of Accounting

  • A minimum cumulative and major GPA of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Develops strong relationships based on trust and seeks opportunities to collaborate across the matrix/organizational boundaries to achieve business goals

  • Demonstrates taking ownership of actions and follows through on commitments by courageously dealing with important problems, holding others accountable and standing up for what is right

  • Demonstrates an understanding of how key financial and quantitative indicators impact the business

  • Demonstrates ability to use innovative tools and/or thinking to solve problems or improve processes

ConocoPhillips will conduct interviews at many universities in the U.S. during the Fall of 2023 . Please check with your university career services to find out if and when we will be visiting your campus. If ConocoPhillips is interviewing on your campus, you must register with your career service office and complete your online application prior to the university deadlines to be considered for these interviews. If we are not making a visit to your campus and you are selected for an interview, our recruiters will contact you directly to schedule the interview.

To be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions, attaching your resume with transcripts, and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of October 31, 2023 .

Job Posting End Date:

October 31, 2023


ConocoPhillips’ sponsorship for employment authorization in the U.S. is NOT available for this position.


In the US, ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.