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Finance Accounting Manager

  • Job reference: AE-000194
  • Sector: Energy, Nuclear
  • Location: Oak Ridge
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Transforming the potential of existing and new infrastructure and technology to improve lives through safer, cleaner and smarter energy.

If you're interested in providing clients with:
Power, Nuclear, Renewables and Future Energy expertise

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Our talented teams design complex new schemes, assure the longevity and integrity of existing infrastructure and deliver trusted, innovative advice critical to the success of the global energy market.

Power and Electrical
Expertise in thermal generation and power networks is helping our clients address the need for secure, affordable and renewable energy sources. There's a world of opportunities here for people who want to start or develop their career in this exciting sector.

Our mission is to improve lives through nuclear energy, providing clients with nuclear new build, fuel enrichment, nuclear design, generation, decommissioning, waste management and defense.

We've got experts who offer all kinds of solutions in all aspects of offshore renewable energy technology. And we're passionate about spearheading the move towards a low carbon economy - we'll do it by making clean energy sources safe, reliable and cost effective. There’s plenty of potential to apply your skills in this fast moving market.

Atkins is currently seeking a highly motivated self-starter to join our Oak Ridge Energy Team as a Finance Accounting Manager.

Job Description:

The Finance Acounting Manager, interfaces with senior management to ensure that corporate financial goals are reflected in divisional budgets and forecasts. 

Manages analytical analysis of business financial performance. Prepares, records, analyzes and reports accounting transactions and ensures the integrity of accounting records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with accepted accounting policies and principles. 

Provides financial support including forecasting, budgeting, and analyzing variations from budget.

Interacts with operational management, Accounting Department management and the Business Development organization to ensure that business objectives are translated into financial goals and objectives for Atkins.

Assists with preparation of the annual operating budgets and forecasts.

Provides cost/benefit analysis and discounted cash flow models to decision makers.

Provides analysis of monthly, quarterly and annual results as compared to budgets and f

Prepares, examines or analyzes accounting records, financial statements or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.

Ensures appropriate revenue recognition for IFRS15 purposes.

Performs general ledger accounting functions and participates in general ledger account reconciliations.

Supports external and internal audits and due diligence requirements.

Participates in month-end, quarter-end and year-end closings.

Assists with preparation of internal management reporting and other ad hoc reporting requests.

Supervises staff as needed

Follows organizational policies and procedures and ensures staff is in compliance.

Performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree required in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration.

Minimum of 5 years of Finance and/or Accounting experience.

Preferred Experience:

Oracle or JDE experience.

Database experience.

Working for a large company.


Certified Management Accountant or Certified Public Accountant desirable.

We work together across an international network of offices. This means that wherever in the world a project is being delivered, our clients benefit from industry-leading expertise, as well as a dedicated local contact. We understand the importance of having deep roots in the community; knowing and understanding local requirements, practices and culture. This allows us to be true collaborative partners with our clients, so that together, we can tackle complex projects and enhance communities throughout the U.S. and around the world.

Making a positive impact on the built and natural environment takes more than just skill - it takes heart. If you put your heart into everything you do, come join our team.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do.

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