CAREERS

TAX ANALYST

This position is located in our Calgary office and reports to the Manager, Tax.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Preparing annual tax filings (e.g. income tax returns, partnership information returns, information slips)
  • Providing support to accounting staff in maintaining legal entity financial statements
  • Initially, assisting the Senior Tax Analyst in preparing the Canadian GAAP consolidated income tax provision for the Company (quarterly and annual), and, over the longer term, assuming overall responsibility for preparation
  • Reviewing monthly GST, provincial sales tax, and similar filings
  • Assisting in responding to tax audits
  • Assisting in tax planning, tax research, interpreting new tax legislation, and transaction work
  • Other special projects and assignments as required

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Chartered Accountant designation
  • Completion of the CICA In-depth Tax Course – Level 2
  • Knowledge of Canadian GAAP – particularly accounting for income taxes
  • Experience in preparing tax filings for public companies in the oil and gas industry would be an asset

Interested candidates may submit a cover letter and résumé to resumes@paramountres.com.   We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

RESERVOIR ENGINEER

This position is located in the Calgary office and reports to the Reservoir Engineering Manager. 

Primary Role:

This position is responsible for maintaining and enhancing the internal reserves database; coordinating and ensuring accuracy of both internal (quarterly) and independent reserve evaluations (annually); providing reservoir engineering support to all COUs as required vis-à-vis depletion strategy development, regulatory applications, well performance evaluation, production forecasting, reservoir simulation, etc; and conducting economic evaluations for acquisition and divestment packages.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain internal reserve database to track current production and evaluate results of newly drilled wells on a quarterly and annual basis
  • Facilitate annual third-party independent reserve evaluation by coordinating the provision of necessary data to the evaluator and ensuring accuracy of evaluation results
  • Prepare and submit regulatory applications as required by business units for commingling, downspacing, MRL removal, etc.
  • Oversee pressure and well test analyses for all company wells, including submission requirements
  • Conduct economic evaluations for divestment and acquisition packages, or for capital projects as required
  • Conduct reservoir studies on major properties in support of depletion strategy development and reserve assessment (volumetric, decline analysis, material balance, numerical simulation)
  • Monitor industry reservoir engineering practices and technology to ensure that the company stays at the leading edge of industry

Qualities, Skills & Attributes:

  • University graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering
  • 6-12 years of oil and gas industry experience
  • Registered Professional Engineer
  • Familiarity with Fekete’s suite of well analysis tools and Schlumberger’s Merak products will be considered advantageous

Interested candidates may submit their cover letter and resume to resumes@paramountres.com.   We thank all candidates for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted