Financial Analyst

  • Full Time
  • Norway

Conoco Phillips

Welcome to ConocoPhillips, where innovation and excellence create a platform for opportunity and growth. Come realize your full potential here.

Who We Are

We are one of the world’s largest independent exploration and production companies, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. With operations and activities in 13 countries, we explore for, develop, and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. We are challenged with an important job to safely find and deliver energy to the world. Our employees are critical to our success, and with them we power civilization.

We’re grounded by our SPIRIT Values – safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation, and teamwork. These values position us to deliver strong performance in a dynamic business – but not at all costs. We believe it’s not just what we do – it’s how we do it – that sets us apart.

We strive to make a significant difference in the communities where we live and operate. We create an inclusive environment that values all voices and opinions. Together, the different backgrounds, experiences, ideas, and perspectives of our employees drive our success.

Job Summary

ConocoPhillips Norway is looking for the right candidate to join our Finance Team. In this role you will contribute and gain experience within key finance areas of the energy industry.

ConocoPhillips offers exciting and challenging long-term career opportunities in support of our ambition to grow our business in Norway. We are seeking a candidate with dedication and a genuine interest in finance and our business in general. In return, we offer you the opportunity to work in an exciting international industry and a chance to further develop both your interpersonal and financial skills through challenging work.

The Finance department of ConocoPhillips in Norway has 75 motivated and competent employees looking forward to a new colleague joining the team. We cover a broad area of tasks ranging from Accounting, Controlling, Financial Reporting, Tax, Business Analysis, Strategy & Portfolio Analysis, Treasury Services, and Economics & Decision Support. Digitalization and analytics are high on our agenda. The Norway organization supports ConocoPhillips’ business in Europe and North Africa. We have a large internal job market, and we focus on career development. We work closely with our Headquarters in Houston, USA.

Job Description

Areas of responsibility may include:

  • Budgeting, controlling, planning, forecasting, reporting & analysis of results versus objectives for selected areas of the business
  • Investment appraisal, strategic planning, and support to senior leaders to guide decision making
  • Ongoing follow-up of operations and drivers in the business unit
  • Optimizing business performance by identifying areas of improvement and participating in projects
  • Further developing performance management framework (e.g. dashboards & KPIs) to support strategic and operational progress
  • Active involvement in improvement projects related to the Finance function, including further development of routines and processes
  • Leveraging digital tools for performance management as well as continuous improvement of main finance processes
  • Ad-hoc financial tasks

Qualifications – what we look for:

We are looking for a candidate with relevant experience and a Master’s degree in finance, business, economics, accounting, auditing or similar, showing strong academic results. The ideal candidate has up to 5 years of experience from the energy industry, and strong system & analytical skills.

Preferred competencies

  • Strong business understanding with financial acumen
  • Analytical skills with a practical approach to problem solving
  • Good financial modelling skills
  • Excellent communication skills, including written reports & delivering presentations
  • Dependability and adaptability
  • Proactivity and ability to ask questions
  • Team player with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to meet deadlines through time management and prioritization
  • Proficiency with MS Office, including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, SharePoint and Teams
  • Proficiency with ERP/SAP, Oracle/EPM and Analytics tools

Work location

The work location is in our office in Tananger, outside Stavanger. We offer a home office arrangement.

ConocoPhillips offers competitive terms of employment and good welfare benefits.

Any questions regarding the position or the recruiting process can be forwarded to


You must complete the entire application process within the application deadline May 5th, 2024.


Background checks will be performed, following consent from relevant candidates.


Please attach all relevant documents in the column for Resume/CV such as motivation letter, CV and formal documentation of your highest education.

Apply Before: May 6, 2024


ConocoPhillips’ sponsorship for employment authorization in the country where this job is located is NOT available for this position.


ConocoPhillips is an equal opportunity employer.

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