Assistant Controller/Senior Financial Accountant

Oil & Gas


Roneta is a premier specialized executive search and staffing firm. Our teams work with intermediate through executive professionals. Typical opportunities include CFO, Controller, HR Management, Tax Manager, Internal Audit, Commercial Manager, Senior Accountant, Financial Analyst, Senior Production/JV Accounting and Business Development. Our opportunities include permanent employment and both short and long-term contracts.

Our Calgary based client is a private oil & gas company.  A recent acquisition has resulted in the need to add a Assistant Controller/Senior Financial Accountant to the team.  This role reports to the Controller and will start as a 6-month contract with the possibility of going permanent. 


The successful candidate will perform financial/operational analysis and adjusting entries while supporting systems integrations and accounting initiatives. This role will require strong attention to detail and a focus on implementing process efficiencies.  Specific duties include:

  • Analyze operational/financial data and record correcting entries
  • Prepare financial entries and reconciliations
  • Prepare data and systems for acquisitions/dispositions
  • Ensure data integrity of master data
  • Integration support for Information Technology projects
  • Ad-Hoc reporting, process improvements, and assigned special projects


  • CPA designation
  • 5+ years of accounting experience, with 5 being oil & gas related
  • Qbyte (FM and Optix) experience preferred
  • Strong systems background, including financial system integrations preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Ability to work in a small company environment
  • Must be fully vaccinated 


To apply, please email us your resume, attached, in confidence to mike.buckner@roneta.comPlease include the title of this position in the email subject line.  We prefer resume files as .doc or .rtf; pdf acceptable.