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Sr. Financial Accountant - Corporate Accounting

Date: Mar 13, 2023

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Apache Corporation

Company Overview


Our primary product is energy, and where there is affordable, abundant energy, people are healthier, have access to better education, and are given greater opportunities to elevate their families to higher standards of living. We are committed to providing energy in innovative and more sustainable ways to help raise the standard of living for those living in energy poverty and to meet the ongoing demands of people and economies around the world. The products we deliver power increasingly cleaner electricity across the globe, fuel tractors and trucks, make fertilizer to keep the world's food supply on the table, and heat our schools, hospitals and businesses.


Our employees bring a wide range of talents and skills to the job every day to tackle complex business challenges. We believe in providing a truly rewarding work environment supported by a benefits platform that ranks among the best in our peer group. Our company offers career development opportunities where employees can grow personally and professionally. We promote employee benefits that cultivate a family-friendly work environment and focus on our employees' overall well-being. We are committed to being a workplace where all employees are valued and can thrive with a sense of belonging. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion benefits our individual employees, our company and our external stakeholders; we are better as an organization when various ideas and perspectives are brought to the table.


Apache Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of APA Corporation (NASDAQ:APA). Apache has operations in the United States, Egypt's Western Desert and the United Kingdom's North Sea and a sister company with exploration opportunities offshore Suriname. Whether supporting Apache, APA Corporation or one of its subsidiaries, team members are employed by Apache Corporation.


This is a hybrid role combining work from our Houston office with working from home.

Specific Responsibilities


The Senior Accountant for Apache Corporation will be a member of Apache’s Corporate Accounting team, reporting to the Corporate Accounting Director.  This role will be primarily responsible for the following:


•    Record journal entries and perform analysis of financial data supporting the general ledger close process and the internal/external reporting of financial results 
•    Analyze U.S. and/or consolidated financial data and prepare analysis schedules
•    Assist in the preparation and review of internal reporting documents and schedules 
•    Assist in the preparation and review of SEC reports, primarily the Form 10-K and 10-Q 

Qualifications & Experience


•    A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related business field with three plus years of progressive accounting or auditing experience, preferably in public accounting or the oil and gas industry 
•    CPA (preferred)
•    Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
•    Knowledge and experience in SAP, OneStream, and/or Workiva/WDesk experience a plus
•    Outstanding communication, interpersonal, management, administrative, organizational, and leadership skills
•    Experience implementing sound decisions when faced with multi-faceted problems
•    Highly intelligent, intellectually and emotionally, with excellent analytical, strategic, business judgment, and problem-solving skills
•    The successful candidate will lead by example through the embodiment of and by embracing Apache’s Core Values and Leadership Attributes



The successful candidate should demonstrate and exhibit the following core competencies:


  • Communication: Writes, speaks, and presents information effectively and persuasively across communication setting
  • Results: Pursues work with energy, drive, and results orientation to positively impact Apache's business success
  • Collaboration: Works in partnership with others and encourages different perspectives, while building and maintaining trust
  • Culture: Willingness and ability to align one's behavior with the needs, priorities, and goals of Apache

Apache Statement on Hiring


To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to base all employment-related decisions and actions exclusively on employment-related criteria. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to provide broad dissemination of job opportunities, as consistent with the nature of the positions. To provide genuine equal opportunity to all people, it is the policy of Apache Corporation and its subsidiaries to review its employment-related policies and actions on a regular basis to ensure that their application is consistent with their intent.



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