Overview / Responsibilities
Provides senior-level business and financial management expertise to regional operations and financial leadership and manages the roll-up of management reporting and budgets/forecasts for the region.
Such support will produce accounts that are compliant to Wood policies and procedures, and are further compliant to IFRS.
Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship is required.
Produce a Consolidated Monthly Financial report pack which provides robust commentary to all variances across the Automation and Control (A&C) Process U.S. and Canada, and Intelligent Operations service lines.
Support the business by producing a variety of reports and analysis. Such reporting will include, Project reporting and Gross Margin Analysis, detailed backlog analysis, billability analysis and bridges, direct and indirect project reports and other KPI's that may develop over time.
Responsible for the preparation for A&C Process and Intelligent Operations U.S. This will involve working across the service lines and supporting Service Line Leads, often translating their business strategies into financial terms.
Contribute to the development of company strategy across all areas of the business, challenging assumptions and decision-making as appropriate and providing financial analysis and guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers.
Support the client bid process, providing costing information and input into sales pricing. Further provide input on financial terms obtaining input from commercial and contracts where appropriate.
Work with Operations identifying trigger points where tax input is needed and work with our colleagues in tax to find the most compliant and cost effective solution.
Ensure accounting systems are updated / compliant with external reporting requirements or find off system solutions to ensure compliance with Local GAAP.
Complete FRSA / QSC documents on time, aiming for zero defects each quarter.
Identify profit generating initiatives and opportunities that improve financial outcomes.
Assist and manage where appropriate audits as directed, ensuring accurate and timely information upon request.
Skills / Qualifications
Knowledge & Experience:
5+ years' relevant accounting / business experience
Good commercial knowledge
Good Systems experience Preferably an ERP system, Oracle preferred
Proficient user of Excel, PowerPoint
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
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