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Accountant II (Regulatory)

Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73118

Our core values — integrity and trust, respect, transparency and open communication, commercial focus and change leadership — are the lens through which we evaluate every business decision. As a dynamic, growing company that offers extremely competitive compensation and benefits, our employees are our most valued assets and the foundation of Chesapeake’s performance among our E&P competitors.

Job Summary

This intermediate level position prepares regulatory royalty reports and analyzes accounting information in order to ensure accurate payments, receivables, liabilities and other information.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepares regulatory royalty reports and other required revenue reporting obligations to ensure on time and accurate filings.
  • Performs daily accounting functions including but not limited to accounts payable, accounts receivable and cash management
  • Reviews and organizes accounting records, financial statements or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to reporting and procedural standards
  • Analyzes business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments and obligations in order to provide advice to management
  • Uses the chart of accounts and codes entries to proper accounts
  • Develops, implements, modifies and documents recordkeeping and accounting systems, making use of current computer technology
  • Provides information to other employees and/or departments
  • Prepares various account reconciliations/analysis
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Job Specific Skills

  • Moderate knowledge of and ability to apply professional accounting principles, theories, concepts and terms
  • Basic knowledge of spreadsheets, database software and the automated accounting system used in the department
  • Basic knowledge of the structure, policies and operating details of the accounting system or segment thereof for which responsible
  • Ability to acquire knowledge of specialized procedures and subject matter encountered in specific assignments.
  • Ability to classify accounting transactions, maintain and reconcile accounts, close accounts and prepare reports and statements


Minimum: High school diploma or GED


Preferred: Bachelor’s degree - from accredited university - Accounting, Finance or related field


Minimum: 2 - 5 years related work experience


Chesapeake Energy takes necessary action to ensure that all applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law.


Chesapeake Energy Corporation's (NYSE:CHK) operations are focused on discovering and developing its large and geographically diverse resource base of unconventional oil and natural gas assets onshore in the United States.

Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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