• Senior Accountant

    Requisition ID
    2019-40254
    Work Location
    US-GA-Alpharetta
    Department / Discipline
    Finance Operations
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Senior Accountant to support 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 payroll accounting and reporting, general ledger monthly close, account reconciliations, financial analytics, quarterly and yearly tax reporting, support for internal and external audits.  Specific responsibilities are initial responsibilities that may change over time (according to company’s needs or growth in the individual’s skill sets).

     

    Primary Duties

     

    • Payroll Accounting and reporting – Weekly & Bi weekly
    • Daily cash management and reconciliation of the bank accounts
    • Month End and Annual Close
    • Prepare & process journal entries, account analysis, accrual and account reconciliation
    • Documenting and implementing procedures necessary to maintain and improve internal controls
    • General support to Accounting Manager as needed
    • Ad hoc reporting and analysis
    • Accounts Payable
    • Accounts Receivable
    • Quarterly and annual tax 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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