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JOB TITLE                          : CASHFLOW ACCOUNTANT

LOCATION                         : LIVERPOOL




Seadrill is one of the world’s most modern offshore Deepwater drilling companies. Using ground-breaking technology we operate in 15 countries across 5 continents, employing some 5,000 people representing 65 nationalities. Our vision is to Set the Standard in Drilling. It’s an ambitious goal. And every single one of us has a part to play. Help us to keep innovating, improving and maintaining the highest safety standards, and we’ll give you what you need to be your best too.


Diversity and inclusion are more than words for us. Everyone is welcome—as an inclusive workplace, our people are comfortable bringing their authentic whole selves to work. We continue to build an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates the diverse voices of our people. It fuels our innovation and connects us closer to our customers and the communities we operate in.




This position will join a vibrant and professional accounting centre in Liverpool that has global accounting responsibility for the Seadrill Group Legal Entities.


The Cashflow Accountant will form part of a small team in the Centre delivering the regular cashflow forecast reporting.  The objective of the role is to ensure that the banking information that underpins the forecast is accurate and reliable by regular reconciliation of the bank statements as well as validation and preparation of the other key accounting balances that contribute to the forecast. 


The role holder will be expected to contribute to both the cashflow deliverables and the wider accounting centre’s activities as they gain in experience.


Seadrill maintains a comprehensive professional accounting training and development programme and will offer professional training support to the right candidate.




  • Preparation of regular and adhoc cashflow reporting
  • Bank Reconciliations preparation and review
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliation (BSR) preparation and review
  • Intercompany review and reconciliation
  • Journal preparation
  • Provide support to the Cashflow team on the regular reporting and deliverables including stakeholder support and ad hoc queries:
  • 13 week cashflow model
  • 5 year long term cashflow model
  • Cashflow to forecast reporting
  • Statutory audit support and review as necessary involving the cashflow reporting
  • Accounting ownership and maintenance for legal entities as part of broader SSC responsibilities:
    •  Phased Financials for assigned Legal Entities
    • P&L delivered within region expectations
    • Service Level Agreement (SLA) delivery
    • ARM preparation and review for assigned Legal Entities
    • Journal / AGIS preparation
    • Non PO Approval
    • Tax Pack preparation and liaison with Tax team
    • Intercompany review and reconciliation
    • Ensure all financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted accounting policies/ procedures and are reported with the deadline. 




Our goal is to ensure that ‘nobody gets hurt’ whilst performing their job. Everyone at Seadrill has a part to play in meeting our safety commitment.


Through strong leadership and personal responsibility from all employees, we take a systematic approach to identifying, managing and preventing the hazards involved in our day to day operations. Nothing is more important to us than the health, safety and security of our workforce and the communities in which we operate and behaving responsibly towards our shared environment. We are vigilant, disciplined and always looking out for one another. We have developed and embedded a strong safety culture onshore and offshore, fostered by all employees, who each have a personal responsibility and the authority to put an immediate stop to the job if they believe it to be unsafe. Everyone at Seadrill is accountable for helping to build this culture of care.




In Seadrill, setting the standard is not just about what we deliver, but how we deliver it.


We co-created our Behavioural Framework with our employees, where we identified four key competencies that define our culture and help us to live our values. Our behaviours are embedded in the way we work and support and guide us day to day:


  • Drive & Ownership
  • Change & Forward Thinking
  • Communication & Collaboration
  • Service Delivery





  • Ability to work with numbers including strong analytical skills, enjoys interpreting data and comfortable with explaining a narrative on data
  • Ability to take initiative and work on tasks independently or as part of a team
  • Motivated self-starter who is comfortable managing own workload autonomously, particularly whilst working remotely
  • Excellent attention to detail and focus on quality outputs to ensure accuracy in data entries and data analysis
  • Strong organisational skills to manage several workstreams simultaneously
  • Ability to maintain positive working relationships with a wide range of stakeholders through excellent communication skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Comfortable in writing and presenting information in a range of different mediums.
  • Possesses experience and understand of statutory reporting requirements.
  • Strong organizational and people management skills. 
  • Ability to work under pressure. 



  • Experience in a shared services and global accounting environments.
  • Experience in Accounting Specific role either full time or holiday role
  • Experience working with Oracle and Hyperion
  • Experience of working with diverse regional teams
  • Working knowledge of Accounting Standards, especially US GAAP / IFRS
  • Experience in Oil Field Services (preferably within the drilling sector) 




Minimum Requirements

BSc or BA at 2(i) or above

Part or full qualification in professional accounting qualification





We value our people and want to retain them. So, we offer a competitive package built around an attractive base salary and a range of benefits tailored to your location.

Join Seadrill. Own the Opportunity.