accounting analyst in calgary

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job details

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location
calgary, alberta
job category
Finance and Accounting
job type
temporary
reference number
2168476STFEN

job description

Are you an accounting professional with previous experience in the Oil and Gas industry? Do you have in-depth knowledge and experience with the month-end accounting process, including the production of management reporting? Would you like the opportunity to further your skills working for a leading Canadian organization? If so, look no further as we have an excellent opportunity for you.

We are currently looking for an Accounting Analyst to support our client, a leading Canadian Oil & Gas firm, in their Calgary Office. In this role you will work full time hours on a 12 month assignment, and earn a rate competitive in the industry. As an Accounting Analyst your responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

• Prepares month end recurring and non-recurring journal entries, ensures that all relevant financial information is entered into the general ledger system on a timely basis to meet financial cycle reporting timelines.
• Reviews and analyzes the monthly general ledger for reasonableness and accuracy of information and compliance with Company policies and prepares monthly reconciliation for various General ledger accounts.
• Prepares monthly bank reconciliations, follow up and clears outstanding issues on a timely basis.
• As the key General Ledger contact, work with sub-ledger groups and other stakeholders to ensure that all financial reporting requirements are met and any issues / queries are resolved timely.
• Analyzes monthly Treasury reports and prepares reasonability checks and reconciliations for interest expense, loan repayments, debt continuities, cashbooks and money monitors. Works with Treasury to resolve any discrepancies.
• Key user of financial reporting tool for report creation and maintenance to meet ad hoc reporting requirements.
• Prepares audit working papers and assists with coordination of interim and annual audits.
• Assist in training and coaching Accounting Analyst
• Assist with month end management reporting

Advantages
• Gain experience working for a leading Oil & Gas firm
• Earn a rate competitive within the industry
• Work full time hours on a 12 month assignment
• Calgary AB location

Qualifications
• Minimum 2 to 4 years’ experience in an accounting environment.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills and strong presentation skills
• Excellent problem solving skills and strong orientation to customer service.
• Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills combined with a results oriented business approach.
• Ability to interpret and translate conceptual agreements/ideas into practice and prepare sensitivity analysis of the earnings impact as well as identify other significant financial implications
• Strong knowledge of GAAP & Internal Control Principles.
• Ability to apply accounting, auditing, tax and regulatory standards and principles.
Nice to Have:
• Strong knowledge of Oracle Financials / Hyperion Financial Management / SmartView would be an asset
• Recently obtained or is working towards a professional accounting designation.
• Working knowledge of US GAAP

Tyrone,
Anna

Phone Number:
416.861.9888
Fax Number:
416.861.8727

Randstad Professionals Canada
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