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Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
CL-RM-Las Condes
Department / Discipline 
Finance Operations
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Terra Nova Technologies (TNT), a subsidiary of Wood, designs, supplies, delivers and installs material handling systems for mining and mineral processing, coal, aggregate and cement clients throughout the world. Our experience includes delivery of mobile stacking system, crushing plant, and conveyor (stockpile, overland, in-pit, and in-plant) projects in 15 countries on 6 continents. We currently hold about 80% of the world market in the manufacture and installation of multiple-lift heap leach stacking systems.


TNT currently has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Accountant. Reporting to the Manager of Finance, this position is located in our Santiago, Chile 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

  • Work with finance and project teams to prepare and deliver accurate, timely financial entries, reports, and analysis for assigned projects and TNT business units in accordance with applicable professional accounting standards and principles
  • Liaison with JV partner; audit and review JV project payroll, purchases, taxes and other entries; Analyzes and verifies internal consistency, completeness and accuracy of project data
  • Responsible, in conjunction with 3rd party tax consultant, for Chilean taxes: anticipated IVA, prepare IVA and other tax filings
  • Oversee TNT Chile accounting: preparation of financial statements, billings and Accounts Receivable, payments and Accounts Payable, journal entries
  • Participates in annual budget and periodic forecasts
  • Ad hoc financial reports and other duties may be assigned

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required
  • Eight (8) + years of relevant experience in accounting; construction accounting experience preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English and Spanish is required
  • Familiarity with Chilean taxes
  • Knowledge of SAP One
  • Strong work ethic, well organized and the ability to work independently without supervision
  • Analytic and reasoning abilities and strong numeric skills
  • Project oriented and driven to complete assignments accurately and on time
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to interface with coworkers of varying levels and functions within the organization in a professional and respectful manner
  • Demonstrated experience with cost control & management

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 55,000 people, with revenues of around $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. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. 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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