WPX Energy, Inc. Senior Accountant – Production Analyst in Tulsa, Oklahoma

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Senior Accountant – Production Analyst






This Senior Accountant role joins an energetic team that is part production analysis and part accounting. The position is responsible for providing expertise and guidance in compiling, analyzing, and interpreting production data for management decision

making. The position monitors daily production/sales volumes and works with production analysts and operational personnel to correct issues. This role may also maintain setups in Waterfield Energy accounting software, perform data loads, data analysis, trend

analysis, variance analysis, and reconciliations.

They serve as a source for internal customers and handle a diverse range of moderately complex assignments requiring the use of experience, innovation, and judgement. This role interfaces with different internal and external groups including but not limited

to, field operations and engineering staff, accounting, and measurement. The position will identify areas for improvement and propose solutions.

The following skills are necessary to be successful in this job:

  • Able to analyze daily production data and run/develop queries which assist in reconciling errors and trend analysis

  • Drive process improvement using data and analysis

  • Coordinate and prepare data for ad-hoc and/or analytical projects

  • Identify trends in operational data

  • Explore opportunities to improve system utilization/functionality and automation of reporting needs

  • Drive consistency in use and interpretation of data

  • Ability to comfortably work in fast paced rapidly changing work environment

  • Aptitude to understand and work with complex processes and computerized accounting systems

  • Experience cultivating good working relationships with customers and stakeholders



  • Bachelor’s degree –Business degree or similar preferred

  • Minimum of 4 years oil and gas industry experience

  • Advanced Excel required (VLOOKUP, pivot tables, etc.)

  • Some MS Access or Cognos preferred

  • Preferred experience in Production Analysis or Production Accounting.

WPX Energy Inc is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. EOE including Disability/Veteran.

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