Upstream Finance Accountant

Job Title: Upstream Finance Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Selangor
Salary: MYR 6000 - 13000 per month
Reference: Finance
Contact Name: Durrga
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 07, 2019 04:10

Job Description


The role of the Reporting and Analysis (R&A) Upstream Finance Accountant is to ensure that all reporting activities & responsibilities of his/her team are performed in an effective, controlled and efficient manner, and also to provide dedicated leadership and supervisory support to a particular Area of Operation (AoO) which they are assigned to. In addition, the R&A Upstream Finance Accountant will also be required to specifically lead the clean-up of Exploration JVs and Balance Sheet through effective collaboration with relevant technical experts (Business Finance, Controllers etc.) across the organization.



  • Work with influencing and guiding indirect team members in achievement of all functional responsibilities and participate in issue resolution.
  • Assist Senior Team Managers manage workload resourcing, multiple demands, and competing priorities to ensure deadlines are met while maintaining the quality and integrity of data on a sustainable basis.


  • Lead and work as a team by influencing indirect team members to manage operational deliveries with common objectives
  • Assist and help supervision of work of team deliverables
  • Undertake the project of cleaning up Exploration JVs and Balance Sheet, jointly working with existing team members
  • Developing and sustaining knowledge retention
  • Support Key Shell Group Initiatives
  • Support and implement Global initiatives
  • Ensure all strategic, managerial and operational metrics targets are delivered
  • Control ownership and maintenance of robust Controls framework
  • Keeps abreast of accounting and business developments as well as business performance drivers
  • Demonstrates full compliance with Health, Safety and Security culture and behaviors

Stakeholder Management:

  • To liaise with business partners (asset team, other finance functions, onshore business support, Controllers) to produce effective reporting and management deliverables.
  • Manage Group Reporting and Management Information (BPR) requirements and support Project Management.
  • Manage Internal Audit and External Audit (EY) requirements and support
  • Collaborate with technical experts in Controllers, Asset, Business Finance, Tax, Treasury etc. which in turn translates to effective reporting and management deliverables.
  • Actively problem solves, understanding the big picture, planning their work and working as part of the Finance team

Process Improvements:

  • Develop ability to intervene and improve work processes, effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Promote continuous improvement environment.
  • Recommend alternatives if current approach/process could be done in a more cost-effective manner while achieving the business objective