Head of Finance

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, Senior Accountant, Financial Analyst, Senior Production/JV Accounting.  Our opportunities include permanent employment and both short and long term contracts.

Our client is an international oil and gas upstream company headquartered in Calgary and listed on AIM in the UK. Currently they are looking to add a Head of Finance to their team. This is a permanent role reporting directly to the CFO.  


The Head of Finance will be responsible for the entire accounting function and Special Projects relating to the team. Responsibilities include:

- Provide leadership to a senior accounting team, including a Manager of Financial Reporting
- Act as liaison for international offices
- Financial Statements oversight and other public reporting documents
- Monthly Management reports
- Overseeing reporting from overseas subsidiaries
- Liaising with UK auditors
- FP&A
- Managing tax process
- Ad-hoc projects for CFO


- A CPA, CA designation
- Prefer 8 to 16 years post designation experience
- Strong leadership skills
- public company experience required, preferably within an upstream oil and gas company
- IFRS experience required
- Qbyte experience beneficial as you will be managing an implementation
- Exposure to and desire to work with an international oil & gas company
- Ability to work independently in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
- Ability to fit into a small office environment is essential

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