Senior Accountant

4 days left

McDermott Corporation
Mar 17, 2024
Apr 25, 2024
Staff, Senior
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Organization Type
Company Overview:

People power our future. That is why advancing a dynamic, inclusive environment, where everyone grows and thrives is critically important to us.

Our ingenuity fuels daily life. Together, we've forged some of the most trusted partnerships across the energy value chain to make what was once just an idea a reality: laying subsea infrastructure thousands of feet below sea level, installing offshore platforms hundreds of miles from shore, and using our expertise to design and build offshore wind infrastructure.

For more than 100 years, we've been making the impossible possible. Today, we're driving the energy transition with more than 30,000 of the brightest minds across 54 countries.

Here, what you do matters.

Job Overview:

Good knowledge in all aspects of general accounting (incl month close activities, inter-company and account reconciliation). Responsible for managing a small team of R2R accountants (based out of our FSS Center in Chennai, servicing one or more of our global locations) and processes; adherence to company policies and procedures; and, promoting a positive team environment.

Essential Qualifications and Education:
  • Bachelor's in commerce with 10+ years of work experience or Chartered Accountant with 5+ years of work experience
  • Experience in working for a global organization preferably with engineering companies in the oil & gas sector
  • Experience with Oracle or similar ERP systems required
  • Should have supervised teams of 5+ team members being majorly responsible for their productivity and performance management
  • Should demonstrate process improvement mindset and experience in driving process improvements
  • Good knowledge of Hyperion (HFM) and Smartview would be an advantage
  • Strong attention to accuracy and detail
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to communicate effectively (both verbal and written)
  • Strong presentation skills and proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point etc.)
  • Demonstrate good people management skills

Preferred Qualifications and Education:
  • Experience in transition management preferred
  • Semi qualified CA or CMA preferred


Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for execution of R2R activities assigned to the team, including US GAAP, HFM, account and balance sheet reconciliations, inter-company billing & settlement, recording monthly accruals/amortizations and other cost journals, hedge accounting, supporting tax filings and tax reconciliations
  • Responsible for executing month/ quarter/ year end processes and ensuring books are closed on time
  • Manage a small team (5+ team members) and be responsible for their functional and administrative deliverables
  • Ensure all month end activities are completed within agreed time and of the highest quality and ensure

that team metrics/KPIs are met
  • Support various internal and external audits relating to R2R activities
  • Provide timely and effectively communicated responses to internal and external inquiries
  • Provide accurate and effective document preparation and records management relative to the R2R

function, in accordance with records retention policies and procedures
  • Any other duties as assigned by the Principal Accountant (FSS) - R2R

The Senior Accountant applies in-depth knowledge, experience, and best practices in accounting. They are responsible for solving complex accounting problems and work independently with minimal guidance.