CAREERS

Paramount is dynamic, fast-paced and unsatisfied with the status quo. A combination of focused approach, technical expertise and financial depth has propelled us into being one of the top exploration and production companies in Canada. While our continued progress can be attributed to many factors, our people are the primary reason for Paramount’s success. Our premium land positions, diversified portfolio and financial flexibility set the stage for our talented teams to showcase their proven ability to deliver top-tier results.

We’re a Canadian company based in Calgary, Alberta and our shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol POU.

FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT – EXTERNAL REPORTING

About this Opportunity

Reporting to the Manager, Corporate Reporting and Accounting and based in our Calgary head office, this position is an integral part of the financial reporting team, whose primary responsibility is to meet the Company’s external reporting and continuous disclosure requirements.

Job functions will involve:

  • Preparing and analyzing financial statements and management’s discussion and analysis for external and internal reporting
  • Researching, analyzing and preparing accounting memos, calculations and disclosures for complex transactions and other matters
  • Leading research projects related to the adoption of new accounting standards and policies
  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly consolidation, financial statements and management reports for consolidated and legal entities
  • Preparing journal entries and disclosures for leases and hedge accounting
  • Supporting other initiatives of the finance group including developing new disclosures, processes and enhanced reporting
  • Other ad-hoc and accounting projects as required

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • CPA designation with two to four years of post-qualification experience
  • Knowledge of IFRS and continuous disclosure securities regulations
  • Knowledge of accounting and information systems
  • Detail oriented with the ability to think broadly and strategically
  • Effective communication and presentation skills
  • High-performing individual able to meet deadlines based on broad guidelines
  • Ability to see the overall business context in which the finance group operates
  • Oil & Gas experience would be an asset

Paramount is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. Interested candidates who have the required qualifications and wish to apply may submit a cover letter and résumé to resumes@paramountres.com.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Paramount invites all qualified applicants to apply before the closing date of July 30, 2021.

CORPORATE FINANCE ANALYST

About this Opportunity / Primary Responsibilities:

This role reports to the Director, Corporate Finance in the Calgary office.
The Corporate Finance Analyst will be an integral member of the Corporate Finance team, supporting the Director, Corporate Finance in key activities including:

  • Banking and treasury operations:
    • ongoing compliance with and interpretation of credit agreements
    • periodic renewals
    • liaison with the bank syndicate
    • other day-to-day banking and treasury matters
  • Risk management programs:
    • insurance, including annual renewals and claims management
    • foreign exchange management and strategy
    • counterparty credit
  • Analytical and transaction support, including to other departments
  • Credit rating agency liaison and support
  • Evaluation, planning and execution of capital market transactions
  • Other ad hoc projects and assignments

Qualifications / Personal Characteristics:

  • University degree in finance, business, accounting or related area
  • Professional designation (CFA, MBA, CPA) is preferred
  • Minimum five years of work experience in treasury, corporate finance, corporate banking and/or investment banking; insurance related experience would be an asset
  • Advanced Excel, financial modeling, and PowerPoint capabilities; proficiency with Bloomberg would be an asset
  • Strong analytical, communication and presentation skills and an ability to effectively collaborate across the organization
  • Keen attention to detail while maintaining the ability to see the broader picture
  • Motivated self-starter, able to handle significant and varied workloads
  • Creative, flexible and adaptive; a lateral thinker
  • A person of unquestioned integrity whose personal conduct both on and off the job reflects favourably upon themselves and the company

Paramount is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. Interested candidates who have the required qualifications and wish to apply may submit a cover letter and résumé to resumes@paramountres.com.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Paramount invites all qualified applicants to apply.

FRAUDULENT EMPLOYMENT OFFER ALERT

Some individuals in other countries have been receiving fraudulent notices of employment opportunities and fraudulent employment offers by e-mail that are represented to be from Paramount Resources Ltd.   Please be advised that Paramount does not recruit prospective employees using this form of notice. Please do not reply to these notices, do not supply personal information to any person alleging to be part of this process, and do not pay money to anyone for any role in facilitating an employment opportunity or immigration process.

Furthermore, any information received from or about Paramount that refers to e-mail addresses or websites other than "paramountres.com" should be considered suspect.