Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Doha, Doha, Qatar

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.

Located in region: East & SE Asia      

Primary Purpose of the Job

Reviews and finalizes the Operating Expenditure and Recoveries Income Budget for

Operations. Monitors actual expenditure against budget and finalizes periodic reports to


Principal Accountabilities

  • Performs detailed review of the Work Program & Budget and participates in budget

  • review meetings for the timely finalization of Directorates/Corporate Departments annual


  • Performs detailed review of the Supplementary Budget, Budget Revisions and Budget

  • Transfers for the timely approval of operating expenditure and recoveries income budget.

  • Provides the required schedules, inputs and analysis for the Budget Book, Management

  • Reports and Management presentations.

  • Verifies that expenditures are classified into the appropriate category (operating and

  • capital expenditures) in accordance with company guidelines and procedures and relevant

    accounting standards.

  • Reviews the actual cost against budget on a periodic basis and finalizes quarterly cost

  • variance report on key variances.

  • Participates in monthly performance review meetings with Operations in coordination

  • with Directorate of Strategic Planning and Policy and assists in preparing report for

    Corporate Leadership Team.

  • Performs in depth review and due diligence with regard to budget submissions and

  • ensures that Departments/Directorates budget is maintained at an optimal level.

  • Verifies the Cost Reallocation, Rig Cost Allocation, Internal Cost Transfer and

  • Water/Diesel Consumption Journal Entries.

  • Provides required information and clarification to State/ExtemaVInternal Auditors and

  • takes necessary action to implement agreed recommendations on a timely basis.

    Qualifications / Knowledge / Skills / Experience

  • Bachelors' Degree in Accounting/Finance with Professional Qualification such as ACA,

  • ACCA, CPA, CMA, CIMA etc. is essential.

  • Over 7 years of experience preferably with relevant work experience in a similar position

  • including Budgeting, Planning, Costing, Management Accounting and Reporting,

    preferably in Oil and Gas Industry.

  • Good interpersonal, problem solving, analytical, communication and presentation skills

  • with knowledge of financial standards and models.

  • Good interpersonal, problem solving, analytical, communication and presentation skills

  • with knowledge of financial standards and models.

  • Good command of English language (verbal and written skills) and computer systems

  • with expertise in Microsoft applications and good working experience in integrated

    database system is essential (SAP preferred).

  • Ability to work effectively in diverse, virtual and multi-cultural environments.


    Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

    Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

    For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;

    Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

    Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

    Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

    • Project management & engineering
    • Quality management 
    • Project controls & services
    • Subsea & pipelines
    • Supply chain management
    • Construction & commissioning
    • Logistics & procurement
    • Start-up management
    • Discipline engineering
    • Operations & production
    • Process engineering
    • Maintenance operations 
    • HSE
    • Well engineering & drilling

    Please visit us at for further information on our services and current vacancies.