• Accountant

    Job Location(s) US-PA-Pittsburgh
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
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  • Company Overview

    Seneca Resources Company, LLC, the oil & gas exploration and production subsidiary of National Fuel Gas Company (NYSE: NFG) explores for, develops and produces natural gas and crude oil reserves in Appalachia and California.  Most of Seneca's investment activity is in the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania, where the company controls approximately 785,000 net prospective acres.  Seneca's California operations remain a steady contributor to the overall portfolio, in which this division currently manages nearly 12,000 acres and has more than 1,300 wells.  The Company is furthering its delineation efforts in the Utica Shale, and acquired properties in California that will increase, and further diversify, the Company's oil production footprint.  As an active exploration and production company in the northeastern U.S. for more than 100 years, Seneca Resources Corporation is committed to safety, environmental stewardship, increased productivity and maximizing shareholder value.

    Job Responsibilities

    The Accountant will serve as an integral member of the Accounting team which ensures the accuracy of the Company’s financial records and maintaining internal controls. The individual will be responsible for numerous journal entries and will be involved with analyzing monthly financial records, including variance analysis and budget versus actual review.  This position will heavily rely on excel skills (V-lookups, Pivot Tables, IF statements, etc.) and concentrates on the Company’s revenue stream, which includes performing gas allocations and calculating royalties and working interest revenue.


    The successful candidate will also be tasked with responsibilities that may include, but also not limited to, the following:


    • Day to day maintenance of the general ledger and related sub-ledgers.
    • Perform account reconciliations and analyses to support the accuracy of the general ledger and related sub-ledgers.
    • Conduct month-end close procedures including preparing journal entries related to transactions in assigned areas necessary for the accurate reporting of the Company’s general ledger.
    • Prepare reports for government agencies.
    • Verifies accuracy of: lease operating expense, capital expenditures, or revenue allocations and ensures proper recording in the respective sub-ledger.
    • Financial statement supporting analysis of revenue, expense and capital expenditures.
    • Assists in the external and internal audit process by preparing schedules and analyses while addressing questions that arise during company audit.
    • Participation in Quorum software testing as needed.
    • Maintain process documentation.Other duties and special projects as assigned.
    • Comply with Seneca’s EHSQ policies, standards and procedures and demonstrate active and regular involvement in EHSQ programs.

    Job Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and a minimum one year of accounting experience. Candidates with one (1) to five (5) years of accounting experience highly preferred.
    • Public accounting, Oil and Gas industry and Quorum software experience is preferred.
    • Advanced Microsoft Excel experience and experience with Sarbanes- Oxley is preferred.
    • Good interpersonal communication skills and attention to detail is essential.
    • The successful candidate must have the ability to be flexible and work in a team environment.


    The successful candidate must be authorized to work in United States of America.


    Seneca Resources offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. This position is not eligible for relocation.


    Seneca Resources Company, LLC is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.


    Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Seneca Resources jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.


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