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Location Name: Findlay, OH 
Job/Requisition ID: [[id]] 
Location Address: 539 S Main St, Findlay, OH, United States (US), 45840
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Senior (11+ Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt



Reporting to the Assistant Controller of MPC and MPLX Technical Accounting, the Technical Accounting Supervisor is responsible for researching, documenting, and communicating technical accounting policy under US GAAP. This position supervises a team of other technical accountants and will have significant interaction with MPC's and MPLX’s external audit firm.



  • Counsels and advises internal customers on consistent and appropriate application of financial accounting policies and procedures;
  • Leads and performs research and documentation of technical accounting matters related to business transactions such as acquisitions, divestitures, investments in other business entities, and joint ventures;
  • Drafts illustrative policy examples, as necessary, to either improve current policy library or to clarify relevant application of US GAAP to any evolving business practices;
  • Works with cross functional teams on the implementation of new accounting standards;
  • Assists with quarterly and annual technical accounting assessments, such as reporting unit and segment reporting analysis, goodwill impairment reviews, fair value disclosures, and variable interest entity analysis;
  • Interacts with the company's external auditors with respect to highly technical accounting matters;
  • Interacts with the company’s internal auditors.



  • A solid understanding of US GAAP;
  • Experience with GAAP accounting research and the ability to relate US GAAP to practical real-world situations;
  • Proven analytical skills;
  • Superior writing skills as evidenced by relevant commentary on financial reports, issues, etc.;
  • A strong understanding of business and the role accounting plays in both growth and cost control scenarios;
  • Highly collaborative relationship style, adept at working across the organization;
  • Excellent presentation skills and ability to discuss key business issues comfortably and credibly with other of organization functions as well as with external auditors;
  • Unflinching integrity, ethics, and the courage to uphold principles;
  • A demonstrated ability to work effectively with a wide group of stakeholders.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required.
  • At least 10 years of accounting experience.
  • CPA is required.


About Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation's largest refining system. MPC's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon brand retail outlets. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in MPLX LP, a midstream company that owns and operates gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

Travel Expected: Up to 10%


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