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Regulatory Analyst

Regulatory Analyst

  • Location United States - Texas - Houston
  • Travel required No
  • Job category Finance Group
  • Relocation available No
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 140878BR
  • Experience level Intermediate
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Job summary

Responsible to provide support for sovereign reporting functions including the review of accounting setups related to the calculation and payment of sovereign royalties, taxes and production reporting, error correction and compliance reviews. Also responsible for supporting sovereign audit coordination functions in matters involving production and revenue accounting and coordination of royalty and production tax audits with various government agencies.

Key Accountabilities

  • Identify the scope of royalty/production tax audit requests.
  • Analyze and assess the accuracy of audit findings and decide on action steps for resolution.
  • Retrieve supporting documents responsive to audit requests and monitor progress of responses from different sources within bpx and offshore accounting team.
  • Present explanations of production revenue accounting process and documents as required.
  • Plan, coordinate and verify corrective actions by offshore accounting team and communicate resulting financial impacts to management.
  • Maintain active log of all audits and action plans.
  • Collaborate and communicate with internal bpx/bp groups, i.e., Revenue, Production Measurement, Division Order, Regulatory, Land, Marketing, offshore accounting team.
  • Monitor potential audit issues and follow up on findings to proactively prevent future issues.
Essential Experience & Job Requirements
  • 5+ years accounting/financial experience in production revenue accounting for oil & gas
  • Significant experience with enterprise systems for production revenue transaction processing
  • Experience with SAP PRA strongly preferred
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Ability to convey results with confidence and credibility
  • Motivated, self-starter enthusiastic about affecting change
  • Ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects, at times with conflicting priorities
  • Strong track record of on-time delivery
  • Knowledge of reporting concepts relating to sovereign production, production tax, and royalty reporting
  • Ability to effectively influence, collaborate and build alignment with individuals and within multi-discipline teams

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