Company: Wood
Skills: Financial Analyst
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Texas, United States


Overview / Responsibilities

Come join Wood as a Financial Analyst in Houston, Texas. The main role of the project financial analyst is to work with IT and third-party providers in mitigating financial reporting and settlement issues in the implementation of new tender types and card/loyalty programs. Wood offers health benefits, 401k, vacation and more.

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required

  • Support the delivery of expatriate tax services, payroll reporting, funding services in collaboration with Finance and HR teams.
  • Facilitate the collection and resolution of expatriate tax receivables. Analyze the general ledger for required journal entries.
  • Assist in the communication, collection and analysis of benefits-in-kind from reporting units.
  • Resolve questions on compensation from tax vendor, including preparing necessary payroll entries.
  • Record tax equalization settlements in payroll or via accounting entries and conduct audits for completeness and accuracy.
  • Manage process for non-US tax payments.
  • Support the day-to-day relationships with vendors, KPMG and IAS, including, but not limited to, policy application, process improvements, and employee escalations.


Skills / Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • 8-10 years of experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • SAP Payroll experience
  • Expatriate Payroll Skills (At least 5+ years of experience in expatriate & shadow payroll, either in public accounting or industry positions)
  • Analytical Skills (Ability to analyze data and provide insightful analysis that illustrates key cause and effect, business and value drivers.
  • Ability to utilize systems and data to investigate imbalances, identify root cause and propose resolutions.
  • Demonstrated abilities manipulating data with Excel, PowerBI or other tools.
  • Strong attention to detail is imperative.)
  • Communication (Effectively expresses thoughts and ideas verbally and in written communications.
  • Ability to present detailed or complex information in a clear and concise manner, with a variety of audiences including management and Chevron business partners in a manner that is easily understood)
  • Leadership / Teamwork (Ability to influence and motivate others and work collaboratively with other functional groups.
  • Works cooperatively in a team environment in implementing business objectives and in building commitment to achieve results.
  • Ability to develop and apply innovative solutions to improve processes and systems.
  • Ability to monitor progress and take corrective action if needed to ensure successful and timely delivery of objectives)
  • Interpersonal / Initiatives (High degree of initiative demonstrated in past roles.
  • Ability to stay focused and flexible in fast paced work environment.
  • Demonstrated persistence in driving progress on department initiatives)


Education:

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO)

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.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.