Noble Energy, Inc. Exploration Financial Analyst I in Houston, Texas

Provides financial support and is a strategy partner to Noble Energy’s Exploration group. Responsible for the development of annual budgets, latest estimates and long-range plans. Gathers, analyzes, and reports financial and operational results to the Exploration management team. Liaisons with exploration staff and accounting, support new country entry, and provides general financial support to geology and exploration staff.

Detailed Description

  • Assists in forecasting general and administrative, capital and exploration expenses

  • Provides financial support to long-range planning activities related to the Exploration capital program

  • Interfaces with Accounting to ensure appropriate booking, billing and cash calls for operated and non operated exploration programs

  • Interfaces and coordinated budgetary inputs with financial staff in other business units

  • Provides regular reporting of metrics to management

  • Assists in the development of presentation materials required for Quarterly Operations Reviews and Budget Reviews

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting

  • CPA preferred

  • Preferably 1 - 3 years of accounting / finance experience, oil and gas experience preferred

  • International experience/exposure a plus

  • High degree of confidence with financial and numerical analysis

  • Good analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and complete task with minimal supervision

  • Good interpersonal skills essential, along with the ability to work collaboratively in a multi-functional team environment

  • Strong Excel skills required

  • Familiarity with Oracle, Essbase/Hyperion a plus

Additional Details

  • Normal office environment


In order to promote into a higher-level position, a business need for the promotion must exist. Leader approval, time in current position, or ability to perform at the level does not guarantee a promotion. Requirements build as one progresses. In addition, the requirements and specifications listed above are intended to describe the general function and level of the personnel assigned to this classification. It is not intended to limit any additional responsibilities, duties and/or skills that may be required of the incumbent.

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Job Title: Exploration Financial Analyst I

Location: Houston, TX, US

Organization Name: Noble Energy Inc