Operations Accountant

Midstream 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 client is one of Alberta’s largest licensed gas processors providing midstream solutions from the wellhead to the wholesale marketplace in Western Canada. Currently there is an opportunity for an Operations Accountant to join the team.  This is a 6-month contract role to begin with and reports to the Assistant Controller.


The Operations Accountant will support our clients field locations and act as a liaison between the Corporate Accounting team and the Site Superintendents.  Specific duties include: 

  • Review and analyze monthly functional unit operating costs
  • Assist with internal reporting including but not limited to forecast and variance analysis
  • Responsible for the preparation of the operations budget, mail ballots, and forecast, by functional unit
  • Prepare monthly journal entries (including accruals and coding corrections)
  • Maintain facility cost centres and cost allocations (ALFs)
  • Support in responding to joint venture audit queries
  • Support the site superintendents, operations, and finance in other miscellaneous duties



  • 10+ years experience in upstream or midstream oil & gas
  • CAPPA certification and or accounting designation would be an asset
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Capable of multi-tasking and working in a deadline driven environment
  • Must be able to work effectively independently and in a team environment
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office applications
  • Previous experience with Qbyte FM or Open Invoice would be an asset
  • Must either be double vaccinated or have proof of a negative test within last 72 hours


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.