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  • Job reference: RMS0144593

Senior Accountant

  • Sector: Commercial
  • Location: St. John's
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 08/07/2014
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our client, a major owner/operating company, seeks expertise for offshore mega-projects in Canada.

First consideration will be given to residents of Newfoundland & Labrador.

The Role:
Primary Responsibilities:

• Provide support for operating and capital expenditure stewardship.
• Operating and capital reporting and monitoring, including contract administration and allocations.


• Prepare and record monthly and periodic accruals.
• Analyze expenses in preparation of monthly variance analysis and stewardship reporting.
• Distribute cost reports to managers and maintain on going discussions to ensure accurate reporting and accruals.
• Develop plans as part of the annual budgeting cycle and update outlook periodically.
• Prepare account reconciliations and related requests.
• Advise business partners regarding work authorization requests and monitor actual spending versus budget.
• Prepare monthly and quarterly operating and capital reports.
• Monitor control reports to ensure projects are not overspent and are being closed in a timely manner.
• Other accounting duties as required in support of the Eastern Canada business.

Interface Responsibilities:

• Liaise with Eastern Canada Controllers staff.
• Liaise with various Eastern Canada business partners.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• 10 years accounting experience.
• University degree with a major in accounting.
• Professional accounting designation preferred.
• Strong analytical skills.
• Strong system skills (experience in SAP an asset).
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