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Trading & Shipping accountant

Job Description

Desired Start Date: Q4 2022
Are you looking to grow your career in the vibrant world of energy trading?
Do you have a Finance / Accounting background and good knowledge of IT tools?
If yes, we would love to see your CV as we are looking for new profiles to join our Accounting desk.

About us
TotalEnergies has developed a strong expertise in oil and biofuels, natural gas and electricity trading. Trading entities are based in Geneva, Paris, Houston and Singapore.
TotalEnergies installed its European trading hub across in Geneva, which now bring together very large teams around trading activities: TotalEnergies Trading & Shipping (T&S) and TotalEnergies Gas and Power (TGP).
T&S is a trading company in charge of all physical trading and shipping of crude oil and refined products on behalf of the TotalEnergies Company. It has been an active participant all over the supply chain as well as on the derivatives paper market in order to manage the market risk for a long time.

Our Culture
We are committed to meet the energy needs of a growing population and we are committed to the energy transition. The volatility of the energy trading markets requires excellence in risk management and a culture of innovation. We are fully embracing the digital revolution.
Our people flourish in an environment that promotes expertise, entrepreneurship spirit, agility and a purpose-driven culture, generating boundless opportunities to learn, grow and achieve collaborative success.
Reinforcing the competencies of our people is a key pillar of our culture: we train our people to ensure their development and we pledge to encourage safety in all our actions.
We look for passion, ambition and open-mindedness. While we evolve in a demanding industry that requests to be always on the edge, we cultivate a friendly workplace where our people feel good, where team spirit and respect guide our daily routine, where the diversity of our people and their skills create a nourishing experience for all of us.

What you will do
The Trading business is fast-moving, dynamic and complex environment: it is necessary to understand the business and react quickly.
You will report to the Accounting Manager within the Trading & Shipping financial team.
Your main responsibilities will be the following:

  • You will produce for one or several company of the perimeter the monthly and quarterly reportings as well as annual works related to social financial statements.
  • You will follow the accounting and the payment of T&S invoices, you will carry out the follow-up on the provisions, the bank reconciliations, you will make online declarations and online payments with the tax organisms, you will participate in the production of consolidated and social financial statements.
  • You will reconcile accounting result with management result for the company followed.
  • You will produce various analysis reports.

Candidate profile

  • You have a Degree in Finance or Accounting with a minimum of 3 years experience.
  • You have good English and French verbal and writing skills
  • You have strong analytical skills, a good team spirit, and a great ability to communicate.
  • Details orientation, organization and rigour, are essential for this position.
  • Good mastery of computer tools.

About us 

Become one of the drivers of energy transition with TotalEnergies Trading & Shipping.
TotalEnergies is a broad energy company that produces and markets energies on a global scale: oil and biofuels, natural gas and green gases, renewables and electricity. Our 105,000 employees are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, clean, reliable and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, TotalEnergies puts sustainable development in all its dimensions at the heart of its projects and operations to contribute to the well-being of people

Trading Shipping :
Give your best to better energy and make the commitment with TotalEnergies. We are one of the most active players in the international oil markets, trading with a vast network of customers and suppliers worldwide: national oil companies, producers, other oil majors, refiners, traders, distributors and end-users.
We have developed a set of trading strategies and expertise, which allows us to respond permanently to market changes and opportunities, on all physical and paper oil markets.
Satisfying the energy needs of a growing world population, curbing global warming, and adapting to changing customer behaviors and expectations are the three challenges that TotalEnergies must meet over the next 20 years. With its biomass blending and trading activity, TotalEnergies Trading & Shipping is an active participant in the development of sustainable biofuels. Our maritime transport expertise also helps to reduce the carbon footprint of sea transportation and we recently announced the time chartering of new vessels equipped with LNG propulsion.

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