AECOM Project Accountant, Intermediate in Calgary, Alberta

Business Line Oil + Gas

Position Title Project Accountant, Intermediate

Canada - Alberta


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Project Accountant to be based in our Calgary, Alberta location.

This position is Responsible for summarizing the organization's current financial status by the analysis of financial reports and the reconciliation and preparation of external and internal reporting documents. Participates in the development and implementation of budgetary control systems and the provision of budgeting/planning information to managers. Provides guidance to managers regarding budget preparation and related issues. Assists in the development of policies and procedures regarding strategic financial management. May provide guidance to more junior staff.

May include the following responsibilities:

  • Responsible for analyzing and reconciling corporate accounts, such as intercompany

  • Develop a process to report backlog information for entire company

  • Assist with the preparation of the monthly Financial Reporting Package

  • Assist with month end and quarter end close duties and preparation of reporting requirements for our US parent

  • Prepare information for acquisitions

  • Provide ad- hoc reporting, analysis and support to the overall accounting group

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • An accounting degree

  • Professional Designation required or working towards a designation (CA, CMA, CGA)

  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience in a financial reporting capacity preferably within construction

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CA or CMA or CGA preferred

  • Exceptional Microsoft Excel skills, in particular the advanced functions of excel

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to analyze reports, problem solve, and perform reconciliations

  • Post designation experience preferably in a construction company

Critical Accountabilities / Core duties of the role:

Reporting to the Finance Manager. Accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. Integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the company, manage complex issues within functional area of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall business strategy.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 167683BR