Senior Accountant


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: India

What is required?

  • hours per week: 50
  • Education level: Professional Master
  • Closing date: Tuesday, 13 June 2023

About this role: Senior Accountant

We’re hiring Senior Accountant for one of our Leading MNC in Oil & Gas to join their growing team. This position is based out in Chennai.

Position: Senior Accountant;

YOE: 8+ Years;

Contract: Permanent;

Location: Chennai;


Will be responsible for applying knowledge and skills to complete detailed analysis of project and financial information. Activities include:;

  • Preparation of Corporate IT journal entries for accruals, prepaids, reclasses (as needed), Inter-co transactions (as needed), etc;
  • Assist with leading the Global IT Month End Close Process;
  • Analyze financial activities impacting the IT Balance Sheet & Income Statement to ensure accuracy and completeness;
  • Coordinate and prepare budget/ interim forecasts for the Corporate IT;
  • Completion of monthly/quarterly reports and analysis to internal teams and respond regarding periodic information requests;
  • Assist as a subject matter expert on the Corporate IT P&L and any other complex matters that relate to Corporate;
  • Assist with guidance related to the IT Budgeting, Forecasting and close process;
  • Assist with guidance related to the IT Fixed Asset Process;
  • Analysis and reconciliation of IT leases and Fixed Assets;
  • Assist the team with ad-hoc assignments and analysis.


Key Skills – General Ledger, Accounts Reconciliation, Journal Entries, Budgeting and Forecasting, Fixed assets;

  • Recognized professional qualification (CA/CWA/ACCA/CPA or CIMA) with relevant work-experience of 4+ years or Semi-qualified professionals / undergraduate / Post graduate degree in commerce with 8 years of relevant work experience;
  • Strong accounting knowledge - provide full spectrum of accounting support including handling of full set of accounts, management financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, anti-corruption and SOX compliance;
  • Experience in Project Accounting or Project Control activities for multinational engineering and construction companies or experience in F&A of multinational companies including F&A shared services preferred;
  • Must be capable of working independently under pressure with minimal supervision;
  • Familiar with often changing deadlines, inquiries, and related pressures and able to handle multiple tasks;
  • Should be flexible for job rotation on business needs and / or as determined as per the career progression plans;
  • Candidates are expected to possess analytical skills with attention to details;
  • Work requires professional English written and good verbal communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Should be a Team Player;
  • Expected to be pro-active and should be able to create strong working relationships with global stakeholders and influence with consultative stakeholder management approach;
  • Expected to have continuous improvement mindset and to drive the team to achieve process improvements;
  • Should be flexible regarding working days and working timings (shift timings and working days based on business requirement);
  • Should be flexible regarding work from home vs work from office to be determined based on business requirements;
  • Should be flexible to work under tight timelines;
  • Exposure to large ERP is preferred.


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Brunel India Private Limited, a subsidiary of Brunel Holding Group Company (Brunel Intl. N.V.) a registered company in the Netherlands with over 12,000+ specialists in 100+ offices across 40+ countries. The Energy Division of Brunel Group comprehensively provides manpower services for Oil & Gas (Upstream, Downstream), Renewables, Power, Mining & Resources, Civil Engineering, Automotive, Rail, Life Sciences, Finance, Legal and ICT. Our core services are Contract Hire, Direct Hire, Offshore Recruitment and Pay Rolling services for major OPCs and EPCs contractors.

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Account manager

Ashwini H.G
Brunel Energy India Mumbai

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