Company: Basic Energy Services
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Fort Worth, 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.

Authorized to work in: US


Position Overview: The Financial Reporting Accountant assists with the external reporting process including SEC filings, quarterly filing reports, ensures tax payments, and maintains accounts.

This is a non-safety sensitive position.

Reports to: Corporate Controller

Directs Reports: None

Major duties:



  • Assists with SEC filings and the external reporting process
  • Gathers and verifies data for disclosures
  • Participates in the internal reporting process which includes generating the monthly accounting reports for management
  • Assists with audits of annual and/or quarterly financial statements
  • Prepares monthly general ledger account reconciliations
  • Assists with quarter and year end audits as required
  • Ensures that all financial data is recorded in accordance with GAAP and Federal and State regulations and consistent with established company policy and procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned



Qualifications and Skills




  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
  • 2+ years public accounting experience
  • Previous SEC reporting experience
  • Wdesk / Workiva / Webfilings experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel
  • Must be detailed-oriented and have the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of management
  • Must possess strong thinking and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction
  • Ability to work on multiple projects/tasks simultaneously and meet tight deadlines






  • SAP
  • Workiva



Physical Requirements:



  • Long periods sitting or being sedentary
  • Walking, occasional lifting up to 35 lbs.
  • Frequent near vision use for reading and computer use
  • Finger agility for keyboarding

Typical Working Conditions:



  • Work primarily in a climate-controlled environment with minimal safety/health hazard potential






  • This is a non-safety sensitive position. However, essential mental alertness requirements, which include the following, are required to be met as part of the essential job functions, and must be met by Basic Energy Services applicants and current employees. To be considered and eligible for hire, each and every applicant and employee must:
  • Work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to perform tasks involving high levels of cognitive function and judgment
  • Not be mentally or physically impaired from any cause, that can adversely affect an employee's ability to safely and completely perform the duties of the position
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to work in an unfatigued state
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to accurately gauge lengths of time and distance
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to quickly store and recall instructions in one's short term memory
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to concentrate
  • Have, display & maintain the ability to cope with sudden changes in surrounding and/or emergency situations and/or alarms
  • Have, display & maintain, demonstrated caring, committed and concerned attitude about safety



If any applicant and/or employee is not able to meet these requirements immediately and indefinitely, said applicant and/or employee may not be eligible for employment, re-employment, or promotional opportunities, and may be subject to termination if it is determined that said applicant or employee is determined to be impaired, by following the Company's reasonable suspicion training, and process.

Reach your full potential.

Basic offers interesting and challenging opportunities for dynamic individuals who want to be part of the exciting oilfield services industry. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value and individual contributions of every employee.



  • Highly competitive salaries
  • Benefits programs
  • Training
  • Performance-based financial rewards



Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug Free Environment


At Basic Energy Services, we are committed to being a leader in the oil and gas well servicing industry by:


  • Providing services which exceed our customers’ expectations
  • Maintaining a work environment that is satisfying to our employees
  • Conducting our business in accordance with the highest ethical standards
  • Generating a financial return to our shareholders that encourages their continued investment in the Company


We strive to fulfill that commitment by getting the job done right, every time.


That means completing our work efficiently to industry and customer standards without injury to people, damage to property or adverse impact to the environment.


We make Safety an integral part of our Mission and our daily work.


At Basic, our Safety Policy is based on 5 key fundamental elements:

  • Our employees are our most valuable assets
  • All accidents are preventable
  • Our employees’ primary job responsibility is the safe completion of their assigned work
  • We enable our employees to fulfill that responsibility by providing the appropriate training, equipment and work environment
  • Our employees are granted the authority to slow down or shut down an operation they believe jeopardizes the safety of people, property or the environment