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Senior Accounting Clerk

Senior Accounting Clerk

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Process & Energy has an opportunity available for a Senior Accounting Clerk for our Hampton, NJ office.


Performs a wide variety of advanced accounting work including maintenance of, and preparing reports on, complex budget or income and expenditure records, exercising considerable initiative in arranging details to obtain job objectives.  Directs and checks work of Associate and Intermediate Accounting Clerks.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Works under minimum supervision and has some latitude for un-reviewed decisions within scope of delegated authority.
  • Applies knowledge of advanced accounting methods and procedures.
  • Posts and balances accounts, identifying accounts affected.
  • Answers vendor inquiries.
  • Confers with supervisor on unusual or complex questions.
  • Assists in preparing required reports.
  • Responsible for processing A/P invoices
  • Responsible for preparing A/R invoices
  • Assists with Profit Recognition
  • Assists with internal and external audit requestsEssential Job Functions Under Certain Circumstances:

Essential Job Functions Under Certain Circumstances:

  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management.

Skills / Qualifications

Skills Requirements: 

  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner.
  • Able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
  • Prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently.
  • Accepts responsibility for own actions.
  • Offers help when needed.
  • Supports and explains reasoning for decisions.Skills / Qualifications

Skills / Qualifications

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent. 
  • 4+ years experience, preferably in the accounting field. 
  • Basic level computer business system skills including spreadsheet and word processing applications.


Physical Requirements:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, stand and sit and may require close vision work.  In addition, may carry boxes up to 25 pounds.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. 


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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