• Title
    Staff Accountant
    Requisition ID
    2018-31933
    Work Location
    US-GA-Alpharetta
    Department / Discipline
    Finance Operations
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is seeking a Staff Accountant to supports the Accounting Manager in the coordination of the company’s general accounting activities to ensure the timely and accurate delivery of financial information. Specific responsibilities include general ledger close, account reconciliations, financial analytics and support for internal and external audit requests.

     

    Primary Duties:  

    • Month end close (account reconciliations, revenue recognition, journal entries, accruals, and account analysis)
    • Budgets and forecasts
    • Daily cash management and reconciliation of the bank accounts
    • Documenting and implementing procedures necessary to maintain and improve internal controls
    • General support to Accounting Manager as needed
    • Accounts Payable
    • Accounts Receivable
    • Ad Hoc reporting

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor Degree, Accounting / Finance and a minimum of 3-5 years of Finance/Accounting experience in a dynamic/changing organization
    • Strong knowledge of accounting principles (thorough understanding of G/L account reconciliation and other accounting processes)
    • Strong initiative and follow-up
    • High level of computer literacy is required with particular emphasis on Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint)
    • Experience in BST and Hyperion Financial Management is highly desired
    • Past experience in a professional service organization (e.g., engineering and consulting) is preferred but not required
    • CPA or CPA candidate is preferred but not required
    • Position requires periodic overtime, particularly at month end and year end closes

    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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