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Randstad Norway AS

Address: Haakon VII's gate 5, 0161 OSLO
Phone: +47 81533373

Vacancy Details

Created 02.02.2015
Expires 07.03.2015
Company Randstad Norway AS
Employment Full-time
Job type Permanent
County Rogaland
Phone +47 81533373
Email norway@randstad.no
WWW www.randstad.no


On behalf of our client, we are looking for an experienced Joint Venture Accountant.The main objective of the role is to provide professional accounting services. This includes JV accounting and accounts payable, and various reporting tasks. In addition, one should be able to support and provide input to ad-hoc projects and focus on continuous improvement.


  • JV accounting of operated licenses including invoicing/cash calls and submission of billing statements to partners. Booking of joint interest billings from other operators.
  • accounts payable
  • recharging of intercompany cost.
  • bank reconciliations
  • accounts reconciliations
  • participate in the annual and semi-annual closings
  • VAT reporting
  • high standards of accounting
  • allocation of costs to operated JVs
  • development and implementation of financial controls
  • provide good support and follow-up on various internal and external accounting enquiries, including internal controllers, corporate accounting department in London and partners
  • focus on continuous improvement to increase Accounting/Finance department's efficiency
  • monthly closings
  • monthly cash calls and billings
  • half year and annual formal closings with strict deadlines



  • university/business school degree within accounting/audit/finance.
  • knowledge of JV accounting
  • minimum 2-3 years of experience from accounting, preferable the oil & gas industry.
  • a good understanding of joint venture agreements and oil & gas operations.
  • good command of verbal and written Norwegian and English
  • knowledge of oil taxation legislations and regulations


Personal skills

  • must demonstrate attention to details.
  • ability to take responsibility for projects and deliver products in a timely and efficient manner.
  • good communication skills.
  • must be a self-starter and be able to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • team player with ability to work with people of diverse disciplines, backgrounds and cultures.


We offer

For more information about the position or further information, please contact Nina Andersen, mob: 47 23 35 98, e-mail: nina.andersen@randstad.no or Vivi Vennesland, mob 90 70 36 90, e-mail: vivi.vennesland@randstad.no