Company: Anadarko
Skills: Accounting, Marketing
Experience: 2 + 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

Anadarko seeks a Marketing Accountant to join the Revenue & Marketing Accounting organization located in The Woodlands, TX office. The position will be part of the Marketing Accounting Process Control team and will work closely with business users, the IT team, and industry user groups to ensure that the Right Angle and TriplePoint marketing accounting systems fully support Anadarko's Marketing Accounting needs. This function is responsible for NGL Marketing Accounting, market centers and third-party plants; limited gas marketing accounting; invoicing domestic gas and NGL sales, and invoicing international crude and NGL sales and purchases.


  • This position requires a minimum of two years relevant experience preferably in oil and gas accounting, five years is preferred.

  • Experience in public accounting is a plus.

  • Strong Microsoft Office usage (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) with an emphasis in Excel is required.

  • This position requires strong verbal and written communication skills; the ability to interact effectively with all levels of the organization and with external representatives; and the ability to work as part of a team.

  • Additional requirements of the position are analytical and research skills, and the ability to produce results under tight deadlines. The ability to multi-task is also required.


  • Account for all sources and dispositions of NGL, Gas and Crude in the downstream/upstream chain.

  • Works closely with and provides support to the Marketing Operations, Midstream and Revenue Accounting Departments.

  • Verify volumes in Right Angle and TriplePoint marketing systems to pipeline statements for third party purchases, sales and transportation transactions.

  • Verify prices/rates in marketing system as needed for purchases, sales and transport transactions.

  • Reconcile equity purchases to pipeline and other supporting documents.

  • Balance all activity on assigned pipelines and record transactions as necessary to generate pipeline margins and cost of gas sold reports.

  • Prepare transportation and purchase invoices for payment including obtaining appropriate approvals.

  • Prepare journal entries for related activity on assigned pipelines.

  • Analyze monthly variances and provide explanations to management.

  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts.

  • Prepare invoices for third party sales customers.

  • Assist with the collection of receivables and resolution of disputes.

  • Assist with TPT accrual and close process.

  • Monitor KPI tracking results.

  • Maintain Marketing and Storage reports.


Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or other relevant field required


CPA or CPA candidate preferred.


This position is not eligible for relocation.

Travel Requirements

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

Work Schedule

This position is eligible for the 9/80 work schedule.


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 corporate offices in the Woodlands, Texas. Our deep and balanced portfolio of assets encompasses premier positions in major U.S. onshore shale and resource plays, and oil-focused opportunities in deep-water basins worldwide.


Each day, we are focused on our core values of integrity and trust, servant leadership, commercial focus, people and passion and open communication in all of our business activities. 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. At Anadarko, we directly employ more than 4,900 men and women and we strive for excellence in all that we do. We know the best vision in the world will not be realized without the right people.


At Anadarko, we set ambitious goals and take disciplined risks to achieve them. We need individuals who will take on this challenge. We’re planning for the future and looking for exceptional people to be part of it.


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