AECOM Project Accountant in White City, Saskatchewan

Business Line Oil + Gas

Position Title Project Accountant

Canada - Saskatchewan

White City

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Project Accountant to be based in our White City, Saskatchewan location.

This position will be responsible for the tracking and calculating of job cost accounting and reporting for a major project(s). Duties may include: Prepares client invoices/billings according to contract terms and requirements. Tracks and calculates operating costs such as labour, materials, overheard, etc. Monitors and maintains project budgets. Produces trend and variance reports and ad-hoc summaries for the project(s). Advises operating department on cost accounting issues.

May include the following responsibilities:

  • Providing knowledge and understanding of sales agreements and contracts.

  • Providing cost analysis and reports to measure actual to planned job progress for forecasting.

  • Ensuring jobs are properly closed and signing off job closes.

  • Analyzing Over/Under the Selling, General & Administrative Expense (SG&A) accounts.

  • Analyzing Job Margins, Variance reporting, Client cost reporting, Month-end review, adjustments, accruals, etc.

  • Maintaining Work files, review and sign off unbilled margin reports.

  • Ad hoc Reporting requirements as necessary will be required to perform.

  • Supervise and mentor Job Cost Administrators.

  • Prepares and creates month end journal entries

  • Setting up and maintaining Job Rate Table(s).

  • Supporting the District Manager and Finance Manager as required.

  • Providing accounting support.

  • Other duties as required.

Minimum Requirements

  • Post-secondary diploma or certification from accredited college or technical/business school.

  • Advanced Excel skills.

  • A minimum of 5 years of related and progressively responsible professional accounting experience including job costing, financial analysis and financial reporting.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office, especially Excel is required; as well as proficiency with computerized accounting software programs, preferably JD Edwards.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with construction, manufacturing, and/or trucking industries would be a definite asset.

  • Previous experience preparing financial statements would also be a definite asset.

  • Previous supervisory experience preferred

  • Knowledgeable in full cycle accounting

  • Accounting Designation or working towards CPA

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.

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161534BR