Senior Pipeline Accountant

Energy Transfer Equity   •  

Houston, TX

5 - 7 years

Posted 183 days ago

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Job Description


Seeking a dynamic, professional Accountant who will be a key part of the Company’s Pipeline Accounting Team.  The Crude Pipeline Accounting Team is responsible for 28 crude oil pipelines and is a critical part of the Company’s Crude Oil business segment.  The prospective employee will perform a combination of general accounting and pipeline accounting duties on complex crude pipelines, including revenue recognition and deferred revenue analysis, invoicing and tariff analysis, volumetric reconciliations, and supporting the Partnership’s FERC reporting responsibilities as required.


 The expectations, role and responsibilities for this job will include but are not limited to:


  • Pipeline volume accounting, reconciliation and related tariff review for complex pipelines
  • Demonstrate an understanding and awareness of the various deals and business drivers of the assigned pipelines
  • Ensure accuracy of related intercompany and general ledger account information from pipeline invoicing
  • Prepare and record necessary journal entries
  • Perform variance analysis of actual revenue and volumes against forecast or prior month/quarters for assigned pipelines
  • Communicate with pipeline shippers and other customers about issues and resolve problems, interface with Business Development (BD) and Scheduling groups on new projects and provide control functions for existing business.  Responsible for overall pipeline process review
  • Provide oversight for atypical pipeline processes and help integrate new pipelines
  • Provide support and analysis, as required, to support the Partnership’s FERC reporting responsibilities
  • Coordination of corporate (internal and external) and 3rd party (Customer) audits
  • Special projects as needed


Minimum Requirements:


  • Bachelor in Accounting or Business/Finance
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in accounting
  • Strong computer skills and systems knowledge; SAP and Synthesis experience a plus
  • Must be able to proactively identify financial issues and drive towards solutions
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to adapt well to rapidly changing priorities and responsibilities.

Tracking Code 8901-323