AECOM Financial Analyst - contract in Calgary, Alberta
Canada - Alberta, Calgary
AECOM is seeking a Financial Analyst to join our Finance team in Calgary, Alberta. This is a 4 month contract position on 5 day on 2 day off schedule.
This is an individual contributor role that requires hands-on finance professional with must have basic knowledge of the project and operations finance accounting experience. The key areas of responsibilities include but are not limited to: supporting accounting deliverables and reporting, project performance management, and forecasting.
Effective communication skills and ability to interact with multiple stakeholders
Resilient ‘can-do’ approach to work is crucial to be successful in this role
Analytical, self-motivated problem solver
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to learn quickly and apply the knowledge to job at hand
Able to organize and prioritize demands, handle complex tasks, set and meet deadlines and follow-through within a fast paced environment with multiple and competing demands
Competent understanding of Operations & Maintenance Contract is required
Experience with large data, complex workbooks and ability to decipher trends
Adaptable to an evolving organization
Support Project Accountant and other members of the team in the accounting activities for the designated project(s) including understanding of the job cost data capture, billings and sales agreements/contracts
Support preparation or prepare accounting period-end entries and maintain the accounting records in accordance with policies and controls including preparation of relevant reconciliations
Contribute to the preparation of the monthly financial performance report including management discussion comments, variance analysis
Support preparation of the 12-month rolling forecast
Provide supporting information for audit requests when required
Collaborate with cross-functional groups when required
Other ad hoc inquiries as they arise
Conditions of Employment for this position are:
For positions that fall into the list of required positions within the AECOM Oil & Gas Background Check policy, qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, the role must complete a satisfactory pre-employment Background Check. This may consist of all or a combination of the following: Canadian Criminal Record check, an Employment Verification and/or an Education and Accreditation Verification.
Qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, a position must provide evidence of a satisfactory Alcohol & Drug test in accordance with the Company's Alcohol & Drug Policy. In order to be valid, the test must have been conducted at the direction of AECOM - O&G Business Unit.
Diploma/Certificate + 2 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficient in MS office - Word, Excel, Outlook.
Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills.
The ability to influence stakeholders and work close with hem to determine acceptable solutions.
Excellent documentation and organizational skills.
Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations.
Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting is preferred
2-3 years of experience in a Finance or Accounting capacity is preferred
CPA is an asset
Proficient in Excel, VBA, MS projects and/pr Sharepoint applications is preferred.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Finance and Accounting
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)
Position Status Temporary
Requisition/Vacancy No. 222389BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.