• Title
    Senior Technical Accountant
    Requisition ID
    2018-28744
    Work Location
    US-TX-Houston
    Department / Discipline
    Finance Operations
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    U.S. Only: Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required

     

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Technical Accountant to join our team in Houston, Texas.  You will be resposible for supporting the Finance and Accounting team on technical accounting matters, tax, risk management and other accounting and business issues that arise

     

    Responsibilities

    •  Provide support for complex accounting matters
    • Assist with implementation and compliance of internal accounting policies
    • Maintain accounting for corporate insurance costs and allocations
    • Coordinates customer credit control and analysis with business unit partners
    • Maintain account analyses for various tax accounts in the GL’s
    • Preparation of corporate tax reporting packages and ad hoc tax requests
    • Assist with internal and external audits as needed
    • Other matters as needed

     

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Undergraduate degree in accounting - Master’s degree or CPA/equivalent designation highly preferred
    • 5 years minimum of relevant work experience required
    • Familiarity with IFRS and US GAAP
    • Basic understanding of insurance
    • Working knowledge of indirect and corporate taxes
    • Ability to work effectively on multiple tasks with various team members

     

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 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, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

     

    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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