Director / VP of Finance

This position is part of the team which oversees asset management and business development activities for Accelerate, which invests in non-operated oil and gas working interests, minerals, and infrastructure real property interests. Additionally, this role will be integral in the creation of new business lines and support across the entire platform. We seek a finance professional to lead the modeling, forecasting, and planning of existing and future assets to maximize returns.

Duties & Responsibilities

The following is a list of general responsibilities that demonstrate what you may expect day-to-day in this role. Even if you don’t have experience with 100% of these activities, we still want to hear from you – we are willing to train the right candidate on our systems and processes.

Strategic Responsibilities:

  • Help create standardized valuation templates and processes to efficiently acquire natural resources (minerals) and infrastructure interests across the U.S.
  • Work with Accelerate internal acquisitions team to provide information and metrics to buy the best deals faster
  • Work closely with executive management to assist on fundraising materials
  • Maintain database of competitor activity and stay up to date on industry activity
  • Ability to maintain flexibility and use creative and critical thinking to model new business ideas

Corporate/Asset level Forecasting and Reporting Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and consistently update corporate model by proactively gathering the necessary information
  • Maintain consistent updates for existing investors (debt & equity) board decks and additional presentation requests
  • Generate various corporate and asset level scenarios effects on the portfolio with recommendations and proposed course of action
  • Gather and vet multiple inputs and assumptions from internal team and external sources
  • Maintain hedge book, provide recommendations and work with third parties to remain in compliance
  • Work with accounting team to accurately represent accruals and maintain asset level budget
  • Provide support / analysis for new drill AFEs

Strategic A&D, Evaluations and New Business:

  • Build analysis for any acquisitions, divestitures, trades, and corporate transactions
  • Evaluate potential new ventures with detailed modeling and presentations
  • Generate expected return profiles and recommendations potential acquisitions/divestitures
  • Generate pitch decks for fundraising materials
  • Position supports Accelerate’s natural resources vertical and the company’s sustainable and digital infrastructure verticals, as needed

Competencies & Qualifications

  • Team oriented personality with ability to work with different types of expertise
  • Bachelor’s degree (course work and/or equivalent work experience will also be considered)
  • Seven or more years of experience within the financial sector or the oil and gas industry is preferred, but not required
  • Desire to learn and manage new software to improve company efficiency
  • Extremely proficient in Microsoft Excel