• Title
    Assistant Accountant
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Finance Operations
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Mining & Mineral business performs consulting and EPCM services for many of the world’s leading mining companies and is executing world-class projects on five continents. The Trail office services multiple industries including Mining & Minerals and Power & Energy. Broaden your opportunities by joining our team.


    Wood currently has an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Accountant. Reporting to the Accounting Supervisor, this position is located in our Trail, BC office. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast-paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.


    Key Responsibilities

    • Processing employee timesheets and expense accounts
    • Processing payables documents, including staff expense reports, vendor invoices, independent/agency contractor invoices, inter-company invoices.
    • Ensuring timely processing of payables documents, considering payment terms and Wood fiscal periods, while validating / applying correct coding, verifying amounts claimed, ensuring compliance with agreements and corporate policies, and obtaining approvals
    • Ad hoc monitoring of payments to vendors, contractors, and staff
    • Maintaining all related filing systems in a complete and orderly manner
    • Other duties as assigned

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Previous accounts payable experience would be considered an asset
    • Experience with accounting software is preferred and a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel is required
    • Ability to complete a high volume of work efficiently and accurately
    • Exceptional organizational skills including the ability to prioritize and carry out tasks to meet deadlines
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

    Company Overview

    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  


    Diversity Statement

    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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