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Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Senior Operations AccountantSenior Operations Accountant

Marathon Petroleum Corporation - Denver, CO

Company Name: MARATHON PETROLEUM COMPANY  Location Name: MWLS Denver CO Education Level: Bachelor's Required Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) Employee Group: Regular - Full Time Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt   POSITION SUMMARY: The Senior Operations Accountant will be responsible for settling one or more plant or gathering assets and\/or assisting other accountants with their assets in a timely and accurate manner and in accordance with company policies using the various accounting systems.    ESSENTIAL DUTIES\/RESPONSIBILITIES: Obtains information from internal and external sources to record accounting transactions in the accounting systems and general ledger. Ensures transactions are recorded, documented, reviewed and supported in accordance with company policies and controls.   Assure adherence to applicable customer contract terms. Responsible for accuracy and timeliness of transactions in the systems and general ledger accounts.  Applies analytical review to system results to ensure transactions are properly recorded in the accounting systems. Prepare monthly estimates & actualization for the specific assets.  Analyzes account balances and margin account activity at month end and prepares properly supported account reconciliations, margin analysis, and SOX documentation.  Provide monthly variance analysis on assets for management reporting purposes.  Answers and resolves internal and external customer inquiries, including audit inquiries from external auditors, Internal Auditing, and producer auditors.  Provides expertise to others in the MarkWest community for your specific system. Files applicable regulatory reports as required by state and federal governmental agencies. Strive to understand the full-range of the applicable operational accounting systems (e.g. Quorum Suite and\/or Right Angle) functionality, the specific assets for which the accountant is responsible and the midstream business. Supports projects as needed and assists other accountants as requested by management.  Maintains desk procedures to document the mechanics of booking the assets. Occasional (1-2 annual) travel to field location.   DEPARTMENTAL CORE COMPETENCIES: Customer Focus \u2013 is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first hand customer information and uses it for improvements in work products and services; talks and acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect. Professionalism \u2013 Accurately appraises own strengths and limitations.  Acts appropriately in business-related meetings as well as social situations.  Maintains high standards of personal integrity.  Is open, honest, and can be trusted.  Places the good of the organization above personal gain.  Works cooperatively with others to ensure overall team effectiveness. Adaptability \u2013 Displays control and flexibility in complex, ambiguous or stressful situations.  Is resourceful and versatile in responding to changing demands and opportunities.  Learns from experience and is committed to continuous learning and growth. Results Oriented \u2013 Assertively pursues business objectives.  Gets things done, while not losing sight of \u201chow\u201d things are done when moving toward the goal.  Sets high standards for self.  Maintains a positive outlook and a \u201ccan do\u201d attitude to reach the goal despite obstacles. Process Improvements and Efficiencies \u2013 Establishes a systematic course of action for self or others to review\/improve effectiveness of current processes to ensure accomplishment of a specific objective.  Sets priorities, goals and timetables to achieve maximum productivity.  Considers cost and efficiency when recommending establishing or changing work procedures. Influencing and Negotiating \u2013 Explores positions and alternatives to reach outcomes that gain acceptance of all parties.  Responds to opposing views in a non-defensive manner and keeps debates issue-oriented.  Able to make a good\/persuasive argument to influence audience. Initiative and Independent Execution \u2013 Takes action, without request or direction, that will improve or enhance products and services, avoid problems, or develop new opportunities.  Demonstrates a sincere positive attitude toward getting things done.  Seeks outs and\/or accepts additional responsibilities in the context of the job.   SUPERVISORY DUTIES: No   JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor\u2019s degree in accounting required. Three to five years of work experience as a degreed professional preferred. One to three years of oil and gas industry experience preferred. Experience with Oracle or a similar accounting system preferred. Strong understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). Ability to work in a challenging and fast-paced environment. Ability to operate independently and provide solutions. Highly motivated and team-oriented individual. Detail-oriented and strong analytical skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Proficient in use of Excel and Word and have the aptitude to effectively learn company-specific accounting systems. Excellent organization skills. Flexible to work overtime during peak periods. Supervisor: Denis Schoonover Division: MPLX-President's Staff (50746081)  Department: No Org Level 4 (50746098) Area: No Org Level 5 (50746098)    Internal Posting End Date: 07\/31\/2018 Job Function: MarkWest Travel Expected: Up to 10% Driver's License Required: Yes   Marathon Petroleum Company LP (\u201cMPC\u201d) is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or other legally protected status.   Find similar jobs: MarkWest Nearest Major Market: Denver Job Segment: Operations Manager, Accounting, Database, Oracle, Operations, Finance, Technology

7 days 16 hours ago

Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Senior Operations AccountantSenior Operations Accountant Marathon Petroleum Corporation - Denver, CO, United States


Location: Denver, CO

Company Profile:
Marathon Petroleum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in refining, transporting, and marketing petroleum products primarily in the United States. It operates through three segments: Refining & Marketing, Speedway, and Pipeline Transportation. The company refines crude oil and other feed stocks at its seven refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States; and purchases ethanol and refined products for resale. Its refined products include gasoline, distillates, propane, feed stocks and special products, heavy fuel oil, and asphalt. The company is headquartered in Findlay, Ohio.Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is in the business of creating value for our shareholders through the quality products and services we provide for our customers. We strongly believe how we conduct our business is just as integral to our bottom line. As a result, we strive to always act responsibly with those who work for us, with those business partners who work with us, and in every community where we operate.