Company: Anadarko
Skills: IT - SAP / ERP
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: The Woodlands, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Job Summary

This senior position is located in Anadarko's The Woodlands corporate office as a member of the Optimization, Technology & Automation (OTA) department, focusing on SAP FICO support with a concentration in GL, CCA and PCA. As the FI resource, this position is responsible for working directly with business customers to troubleshoot and resolve issues as well as identify, prioritize and deliver system and process enhancements. Candidates should have strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with employees and departments across Anadarko. A flexible and positive work attitude and the ability to produce results under tight deadlines is essential in order to manage changing priorities.


  • 8 years' work experience in the oil & gas industry is preferred

  • 8 years' SAP IS Oil FICO, ECC 6, EhP7 or higher is preferred

  • Experience with FI integration with other SAP modules, specifically MM, SD, and HR - Labor Accounting/Payroll is preferred

  • SAP S4 experience is highly preferred

  • Working knowledge in Joint Venture Accounting is preferred

  • Excellent written and oral communication, collaboration and inter-personal skills

  • Ability to work in a multi-tasked environment

  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently

  • Ability to work with internal business partners to understand and define business requirements, manage expectations, and implement solutions that meet business needs

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills

  • Ability to test changes in system functionality, follow documentation, and sign-off procedures

  • Commitment to detail, quality and continuous improvement under tight deadlines


  • Participate as part of the Accounting and Finance team supporting SAP IS Oil modules with a concentration on FI and CO (domestic & international)

  • Create and maintain business process documentation, requirements specifications, test scripts, and training materials

  • Perform analysis of business processes and identify improvement opportunities

  • Design, document, and test improvements to SAP and interfaces with other applications

  • Test activities by creating test plans, writing and performing test scripts, reviewing testing outcome with the business, and obtaining appropriate business sign-off

  • Provide support, as required. Engage appropriate OTA, Anadarko, and outside experts, if necessary, to resolve issues


Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Management Information Systems, or Business with concentration in Computer Science/Management Information Systems


This position may be eligible for relocation

Travel Requirements

The percentage of travel for this position is 0-10%

Work Schedule

This position is eligible for the 9/80 work schedule

Anadarko does not offer sponsorship of employment-based non-immigrant visa petitions for this role.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in recruiting, hiring, developing, compensating and promoting applicants and / or employees. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation for employee's and applicant's disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following 'Equal Employment Opportunity Is The Law'

Anadarko is among the world’s largest independent oil and natural gas exploration and production companies, with headquarters in The Woodlands, Texas. Our diverse portfolio of assets encompasses premier positions in major U.S. onshore shale and oil-focused opportunities in deep-water basins worldwide.


Each day, our 4,500 employees worldwide are focused on living our core values of integrity and trust, servant leadership, commercial focus, people and passion and open communication in all we do. We are committed to our mission of delivering a competitive and sustainable rate of return to shareholders by exploring for, acquiring and developing oil and natural gas resources vital to the world's health and welfare.


We want a diverse set of individuals who share our values and place priority on safety and environmental protection to help us achieve our mission. We’re planning for the future and looking for exceptional people to be part of it. If our values and mission excite and interest you, we want to hear from you! Learn more at


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