• Financial Accountant

    Requisition ID
    2019-39095
    Work Location
    US-GA-Tucker
    Department / Discipline
    Finance Operations
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
     
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently seeking a Financial Accountant to join our team in Atlanta, GA.

     

    ** US Only- authorization to work permanently in the US without sponsorship is required. 

     

    Key Responsibilities

    • Work closely with Accounting Project Manager to supervise and perform all accounting and financial functions
    • Assist with timeliness and accuracy of the monthly and year end accounting close processes
    • Assist with quality control of system financial reports, create off line ad hoc management reports as required, and provide solid monthly commentary of business results to senior leadership
    • Perform with review monthly statements and analyze variances to forecasts and budgets and take appropriate action if needed
    • Perform monthly billing process in accordance with contract requirements
    • Preform timely and accurate preparation and review of monthly balance sheet account reconciliations
    • Maintain routine communication with project managers and Org Managers regarding project accounting function, including monthly and annual accounting schedules and deadlines
    • Respond to financial and general task order inquiries by gathering, analyzing, summarizing, and interpreting data

    Skills / Qualifications

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelors degree strongly preferred
    • Minimum of 1 (one) year relevant experience
    • Strong knowledge in all functional areas of accounting including A/P,A/R,G/L, monthly closing of accounting systems, preparation of monthly financials and monthly billings and experience in finance, administration and office management, including GAAP
    • Strong computer skills including MS Word, Excel, and Power Point. MS Project and ACCESS experience is helpful but not required
    • Ability to learn other company and/or government software used to manage specific programs
    • Good written and spoken communication skills

    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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