Company: Marathon Oil
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

The SEC Reporting Manager will be primarily responsible for leading the preparation of the Company's SEC filings. This will require proficient knowledge of SEC rules and regulations and understanding of the E&P industry and accounting requirements. In addition, person will be required to research best practices in the industry and propose enhancements to the document. The position will also work closely with Investor Relations and Internal/External Communications group and Legal for quarterly filings and other press release materials. Applicant must be able to direct the SEC Reporting team to meet critical deadlines on a consistent basis.


  • Lead the preparation and review processes of Company's SEC filings (10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, etc.).
  • Supervise accounting analysts on the team, delegating appropriately, and providing leadership and development to subordinates.
  • Coordination of SEC review process with company management.
  • Become recognized internal subject matter expert on E&P accounting and SEC best practices.
  • Track and document implications of new SEC regulations
  • Liaison with Company's external auditors
  • Ability to effectively prioritize work, establish and execute plans to meet tight deadlines, multi-task, and work under pressure with a strong attention to details is required.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Lead or assist special projects, as necessary.


Eligibility Requirements:

Degree: Bachelors required; Masters preferred

Certification: CPA required

Major Discipline: Accounting

Computer Proficiencies: MS Office Suite required (SAP & Wdesk experience preferred)

Other: Strong written, verbal and presentation skills

Work Experience: In-depth knowledge SEC rules/regulations; Experience working for a publicly traded company ; 5 years Big 4 preferred with 10 + years of total experience required; Leadership/ Supervisory experience required.


Technical/Professional Knowledge and Skills - Achieving a satisfactory level of technical and professional skill or knowledge in position-related areas; keeping abreast of current developments and trends in area of expertise.

Drive for Results - Taking prompt action to accomplish objectives; taking action to achieve goals beyond what is required; being proactive.

Developing People & Performance - Continually develops one's skills and knowledge; actively pursues learning and self-development; actively seeks feedback; utilizes development planning tools.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.

Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.

If you are a current Marathon employee please use the ERP website to submit referrals.

Posting Notes: || Houston || TX || United States (US) || Not Applicable; SF:DI; SF:GH; SF:LI; SF:MN; SF:RZ || Finance and Accounting || Not Applicable || || 29759 ||


Marathon Oil – Where You Can Make A Difference


Marathon Oil became an independent E&P company on July 1, 2011. Based in Houston, we're focused on the most significant oil-rich resource plays in the U.S. -- the Eagle Ford in Texas, Permian in New Mexico, STACK and SCOOP in Oklahoma, and the Bakken in North Dakota. We also have international operations in Europe and Africa. While we feel like a start-up in many ways, our roots go back 130 years to our company's formation in 1887. Our stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MRO.


We’re on a transformative path, with a variety of exceptional opportunities for people who are up to the challenge. If that’s you – if you’re seeking a challenge and ready to make a difference – you could be the right fit to help drive our future. Our U.S. exploration and development assets offer energy professionals exposure to projects from early-stage evaluation through production. Our producing international assets provide a broader perspective on the world’s energy challenges.


We have more than just opportunity to offer. We’re invested in equipping our people for an entire career – from advancing technical skills through to developing the leadership behaviors and skills that will take our business forward. Our competitive compensation and benefits package goes beyond the basics to include a wellness program, self-funded (with company match) and company-funded retirement plans, flexible hours in some positions and tuition reimbursement. Grow your career with us.





Marathon Oil is ranked in the Global Top 30 in Rigzone's Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.