Senior Analyst, Technical Accounting (14-month Contract)

Location: 

Vancouver, British Columbia, CA

 

Job Summary

As Canada’s largest diversified mining company, Teck is committed to providing the world with essential resources safely and sustainably. We have a rich history of consistently driving innovation, harnessing cutting-edge technology, and cultivating a dynamic environment that empowers our employees to shape the future.

 

The Senior Analyst, Technical Accounting and Reporting will report to the Manager, Technical Accounting and Reporting.

 

The Analyst will have financial reporting responsibilities, analyze accounting issues and assist with ad hoc projects related to financial reporting as they arise. The Analyst will join an experienced team that values working collaboratively on projects to improve development opportunities. The Technical Accounting and Reporting group works closely as a team and with collaborators across Teck. This role plays a meaningful role on the team and is responsible for foundational tasks that support their career growth into a well-rounded finance professional. The successful candidate is expected to be team-oriented, demonstrate clear communication skills and be able to resolve issues systematically showing close attention to accuracy and detail. 
 

Responsibilities

Technical Accounting, Modelling and Projects

  • Analyze complex accounting issues and prepare technical accounting position papers. Areas of focus include, but are not limited to, financial instruments, impairment, acquisitions, dispositions and contracts analysis.
  • Provide consultation and advice on technical accounting questions that arise across Teck.
  • Prepare discounted cash flow models for impairment analysis of mine sites and valuation of financial instruments.
  • Monitor, analyze and implement new and amended IFRS pronouncements. This includes calculating transitional effects and communicating the effects to partners across Teck.
  • Assist in advising relevant team members on the financial impact of potential transactions prior to their finalization. 
  • Assist with ad hoc projects related to emerging financial reporting developments such as Environment, Social and Governance reporting, projects to improve our processes and providing education sessions on relevant financial reporting topics.


Quarterly and Financial Reporting

  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly and annual external consolidated financial statements and disclosures in accordance with IFRS.
  • Supervise and prepare analysis of short- and long-term commodity price estimates, discount rates and inflation rates.
  • Interact with and advise mine sites on accounting issues and assist with the preparation of reporting checklists.
  • Identify and propose SOX controls as a result of significant transactions or new accounting policies.
  • Prepare journal entries for complicated accounting topics such as pensions and valuation of debt instruments.


Leadership and Teamwork

  • Be a courageous safety leader, by adhering to and sponsoring safety and environmental rules and procedures.
  • Be open and willing to adapt to change in a team environment.
  • Be able to continuously learn through various methods and circumstances, which include reading IFRS guidance, learning through review notes from work performed, attending group brainstorming sessions, attending meetings with collaborators, and interacting with managers and directors directly on the team. 
  • Interact and communicate expertly with other head office departments and site operations.
  • Understand how to set goals and prioritize tasks.

Qualifications:

  • CPA, CA designation with 2-3 years of post-designation experience.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of IFRS is required.
  • Experience with Sarbanes-Oxley legislation and internal controls is crucial.
  • Ability to take initiative and work collaboratively in teams on complex topics while paying careful attention to detail.
  • Ability to multi-task, think critically and troubleshoot problems as they arise.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Sophisticated skills in using MS Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Experience with OneStream is an asset.

Why Join Us?

At Teck, we offer more than just a job – we provide a pathway to personal and professional enrichment. With captivating projects set against stunning backdrops, a culture of inclusivity and collaboration, and boundless opportunities to learn and grow, joining us means embracing a fulfilling and dynamic career adventure. 

 

Teck employees receive access to our total rewards program and comprehensive benefits package that promote physical, mental, financial, and emotional well-being. This includes but is not limited to:  

  • Annual Performance Bonus 
  • Profit Share Plan 
  • Health Spending Account   
  • Personal Spending Account 
  • Extended Health Care   
  • Dental and Vision Care 
  • Employer Paid Pension Plan 
  • Life Insurance and Disability Coverage  
  • Paid Sick Leave, Vacation and Holidays      
  • Virtual Telemedicine and additional support for overall well-being 
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)      

 

Salary Range: $103,000 - $127,000 

 

The actual base salary offered is determined based on the successful candidate’s relevant experience, skills, and competencies and considers internal equity. 

About Teck

At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution. 

 

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. 

 

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal and zinc.

 

Teck has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and is one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People.  

 

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck has been recognized as one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights and is ranked #1 in the Metals and Mining industry on the S&P Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI).  

 

Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK. 

 

Learn more about Teck at www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources.


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