Project Accountant

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Location
Hopewell, Virginia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
18 Feb 2017
Ref
1616046
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Overview:

The Project Accountant will support CB&I's engineering group at a chemical processing facility. Works under minimal supervision to implement, troubleshoot project controls cost at multiple sites.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Overall cost tracking and cost management of capital projects on client sites to include forecast support (budget, committed, actual, variances), goods receipts and requisition validation
  • Assessment of project control needs prior to a capital project execution.
  • Set up new projects in ERP to include budget per approved WBS;
  • Prepare scheduling and cost accounting reports.
  • Reconcile budget vs. actual variances on identified jobs, develop and compile status reports.
  • Coordinate data collection and reporting for capital engineering metrics.
  • Corresponds with vendor/internal contacts regarding invoicing.
  • Assist with development and implementation of project controls processes across all sites. Develop processes to manage costs that satisfy both client and CB&I internal requirements.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in project controls field.
  • Understand engineering & construction cost control principles and accounting methods.
  • Conceptually understand project execution and the sequence of events necessary to complete a project.
  • Possesses strong financial and advanced analytical skills, ERP knowledge.
  • Must have initiative, self-organization and ability to tactfully deal with peers and management and communicate to all organization levels.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize work, handle multiple/varied assignments and to manage conflicting priorities.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to work within support teams.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
  • Ability to consistently meet multiple and often conflicting deadlines.
  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail and proven ability to produce results on strict deadlines and willingness to learn.
  • Demonstrated reliability, dependability, and flexibility.
  • Demonstrated problem solving abilities.
  • Demonstrated time management skills.
  • Visa sponsorship is not offered for this position due to governmental restrictions, US citizenship is required.
Desired/Preferred Qualifications:
  • Industrial experience a plus
  • High School - GED / associate or bachelor degree a plus
  • Working knowledge of SAP project module a plus.
Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.

Our complete, balanced and integrated business model is unmatched in the industry. CB&I can provide any or all of the major services and products our customers require, resulting in streamlined project delivery and better cost and schedule certainty. Our integrated model gives CB&I the industry's most complete supply chain solution, enabling us to serve the largest projects in the world.