Plant Accounting Analyst

Oil & Gas
Chatham, Ontario
Job ID:
Micheal RajKrishna Ganth

Our client in Chatham, ON is looking to hire a Plant Accounting Analyst/Sr. Analyst for a 6 Month(s) contract with high possibility of an extension.


Title: Plant Accounting Specialist /Sr. Accounting Analyst

Location : Chatham-Kent, ON

Duration : 6 months (possible to extend)


  • Assist with Plant Accounting financial reporting schedules for capital assets (monthly, quarterly or annually as necessary).
  • Assist with Plant Accounting account reconciliations monthly.
  • Prepare Journal Entries, Asset Entries and assist with and review journal entries and other work of the Plant Accounting Specialists.
  • Prepare and maintain asset information in support of regulatory cost of service studies; respond to requests from Regulatory.
  • Assist with the addition and retirement process for mass assets
  • Assist with all 3rd party billing reviews.
  • Assist with proper maintenance of SAP PS system settlements.
  • Responsible for check and review of various files, identifying areas of risk and balancing to other schedules as possible.
  • Documenting of procedure processes and making updates as needed
  • Assist with the preparation of detailed forecasts and outlooks of capital asset gross costs, accumulated depreciation and net book values, working predominantly with the Microsoft Office Suite of Products.
  • Other Plant Accounting ad hoc reporting, training, or responding to requests as necessary
  • Assist with the completion of outstanding work from others in the capital assets department according to the needs of the business.

Basic Qualifications

  • College diploma and/or University degree in Accounting/Business or equivalent work experience.
  • Accounting designation or working towards a designation preferred.
  • Understanding of accounting transactions, particularly capital vs. operating and maintenance expenses.
  • 3+ years of experience within Accounting/Finance.
  • Ability to dig through complex files to understand the process and requirements in order to recreate the analysis. 
  • Ability to handle competing priorities and last-minute ad hoc requests
  • Ability to organize work to set priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products with a proficiency in Excel.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.

Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge and understanding of construction process.
  • Knowledge of SAP (Project Systems and Asset Management modules).


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