AECOM Project Accountant in White City, Saskatchewan
Business Line Oil + Gas
Position Title Project Accountant
Canada - Saskatchewan
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.
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.
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
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 161534BR