Statoil Asset Controller - Eagle Ford in Austin, Texas

Asset Controller - Eagle Ford


  • Job ID: 223178

  • Country: USA

  • Location: Austin, Texas

  • Company: Statoil Gulf Services LLC

  • Contact Name: Anke Jardine

  • Workplace: Onshore

  • Discipline: Finance & Control

  • Education Preferred: Not Indicated

  • Experience Preferred: Not Indicated

  • Closing Date: Jun 282018

Job Description

Founded in 1972, Statoil is an international energy company, with operations in more than 30 countries and approximately 20,000 employees worldwide. Our purpose is to bring energy to a growing population while creating value for our shareholders and the communities where we operate. Building on over 40 years of experience on the Norwegian continental shelf, we are committed to accommodating the world’s energy needs in a safe, secure, responsible, and efficient manner through innovative technology and business solutions. We are headquartered in Norway and are listed on the New York and Oslo stock exchanges. Some of our most exciting development work is taking place in the United States, one of our key innovation hubs. Our onshore shale oil and gas operations involve finding solutions to new challenges, while our expertise in operating at significant offshore depths is constantly being refined and developed.

Technological innovation, rigorous safety standards, and environmental awareness drive our operations in the US and have helped Statoil to build a portfolio of onshore, offshore and exploration assets in some of the industry’s most exciting energy resource areas. We have offices in Houston, TX, Austin, TX, Williston, ND, Stamford, CT, Washington D.C., as well as in Mexico City. We are looking for talented people with a desire to find solutions and opportunities to contribute to our organization.

Job Description

The Asset Controller - Eagle Ford at Equinor US Operations in Austin, Texas will assist the Eagle Ford Asset Manager on all matters related to investment decisions, performance management, cost analysis, forecasting needs and securing required internal controls compliance. Duties of the position include: ensuring critical follow-up of all commercial and financial activity at every level in the asset; supporting the development and implementation of asset strategy; facilitating the business risk assessment to optimize performance and ensure positive financial impact in the business; ensuring quality in forecasting and all financial reporting; supporting maximization of asset value through optimization of Equinor full value chain; ensuring commercial quality control and independent assessment of business decisions; assist in preparing action plans to maximize value and profitability; following up on improvement initiatives; monitoring and interpreting cash flows and forecasting future trends, as well reviewing and assessing for cost-reduction opportunities; effectively manage partners to maximize value for Equinor through reviewing financial clauses of Joint Operating Agreements, providing inputs to Equinor's audits of partners and other measures to manage partners' performance and costs; collaborating with Global Business Services Finance and Control (GBS FC) and DPUSA Controlling, Performance Management and Analysis (CPA); and collaborating with the asset team and other members of U.S. Onshore Finance and Control team. Approximately 10% travel is required to domestic locations and once per year to international locations.


A Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or a directly related field, and 6 years of progressive financial analysis experience in the oil and gas industry.

Must also have 6 years of experience in each of the following:

(1) coordinating project deliverables;

(2) finance, accounting and control processes;

(3) corporate finance, including decision analysis, economic and commercial analysis;

(4) commercial and operational agreements, including Joint Operating Agreements and Purchase and Sales Agreements;

(5) fiscal and tax modeling;

(6) performance management; and

(7) experience analyzing large amounts of data using pivot tables, writing visual basic macros, and using Excel advanced formulas.

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General Information

Interested candidates can apply online at or by mailing a resume to Anke Jardine at Equinor, 2107 CityWest Boulevard, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77042.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.