Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Our client, a large oil and gas company, is currently seeking a Finance Specialist for a 6-month contract in Calgary, AB.


Essential Responsibilities      


The successful candidate will be responsible for the Financial Analysis, Planning & Closing processes and reporting of all Sales Transactions for assigned Management Entity. This position reports into the TPS North America Finance Manager.


The candidate will have the following responsibilities:


  • Provide overall financial analytics and support to E&P North America. Drive simplification efforts and work closely with finance team to ensure accurate financial reporting and develop operational visibility into financial performance.
  • Analyze project financials at least monthly to ensure accurate financial reporting; make accruals / MJEs as require
  • Pro-actively highlight financial risk and opportunities input to QMI process.
  • Be responsible for review and accuracy of local GL and validate legal entity / product line.
  • Review inventory and Estimated Cost Accrued (ECA) for.
  • Play a key role in the financial closing and ensure close cooperation and coordination with both the Product and Regional finance teams.
  • Responsible for monthly/quarterly assigned account reconciliations.
  • Comply with necessary regulations in the reporting process using knowledge of applicable Statutory and GAAP reporting requirements. Support internal/external audits.
  • Responsible for creating and processing closing journal entries in general ledger like calculating and booking revenue and cost liquidation.
  • Participate in simplification projects focused on improving (financial) processes / performance and system usage
  • Generate and enhance routine reports that meet client business needs by conducting thorough needs assessment with business stakeholders.
  • Flexibly respond to client ad-hoc requests for customized data and reports.


  • Bachelor's in finance/Business Administration or equivalent from an accredited college or university
  • At least 3 years of progressive finance experience in a complex environment.
  • Established analytical and project management ability
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ambitious, pro-active, high-energy, positive attitude and team player
  • Flexible, stress resilient and ability to meet deadlines while maintaining the highest standards of quality
  • Fluent in English
  • Excel skills: Advanced
  • Knowledge of business processes and SAP/Oracle/HFM systems preferred.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.