Rig Accountant

We are looking for a Rig Accountant who is familiar with the Norwegian Accounting GAAP, for one of our customers within the Drilling industry. 

Major tasks and responsibilities

  • Responsible for routine accounting work of rig cost center in the company, and the rig owner companies
  • Approval of invoices in EyeShare. Review finance accounts and cost center, correct VAT treatment, project number and correct expense period. Also control of authorization according to POA
  • Monthly follow up and accounting of Stock transactions based on reports from Star
  • Ensure that open PO's, invoices and other performed activities are reviewed with the Maint. Supt./Rig Manager and accrued
  • Review "Budsjett Oppfølgings report" from payroll. Based on Project number and names correct cost spread between sister rigs and companies
  • Analyze of payroll elements vs. budget, and also necessary accruals for month end close
  • File report after Personal Coordinator have reviewed and signed with Rig Manager
  • Prepare monthly, reporting for the management in liaison with Rig Manager and Maintenance Manager, and participate in monthly cost meeting with the management
  • Collect and prepare quarterly forecast and annual budget in liaison with Rig Manager and Maintenance Supervisor
  • Responsible for all Billing to Client and collect payments, including re-charges
  • Responsible for balance sheet reconciliations and follow up of amortization, revenue and expenses
  • In charge of Fixed Asset & CIP account in owner company, movement schedule including scrapping, budget, forecast, depreciation and reconciliation
  • Actively follow up on his/her own competence status in accordance with position and together with supervisor plan for training activities required to close any competence gaps


Qualifications and requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • A minimum of 2 years experience
  • Familiar with Norwegian Accounting GAAP
  • Familiar with IFRS and SOX is preferred
  • Experience in Drilling industry is preferred


Interested? Please send your resumè and application to soknad@nokkelpersonell.no