Nexen

Calgary, Alberta

Accounting Co-op Student - Finance-Corporate Audit & Integration

Sep 30, 2016
Competitive
Calgary, Alberta
Student Jobs, Co-op
Company Overview

A global energy leader with an exciting future 

Nexen is an upstream oil and gas company responsibly developing energy resources in some of the world’s most significant basins, including the UK North Sea, offshore West Africa, the Gulf of Mexico and Western Canada. A wholly-owned subsidiary of CNOOC Limited, Nexen has three principal businesses: conventional oil and gas, oil sands, and shale gas.

As a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNOOC Limited, Nexen is better positioned than ever to realize our central purpose – creating value by responsibly supplying the energy that fuels people’s lives. While ownership has changed, our purpose, values and principle-based approach to doing business, remain unaltered. Our high standards of integrity and governance have earned us a global reputation for valuing the big picture: people, safety and the environment. Your contributions are rewarded with a highly competitive compensation package and a healthy work-life balance, and training that will open doors to your future.

Student Opportunities

At Nexen, we have new graduate and student employee development programs that accelerate your career and allow you to step in, step up and stand out.  During your work term, you will gain practical experience, develop technical skills to complement your academic learning, and gain exposure to future opportunities at Nexen.  To be eligible for our co-op student program, you must be enrolled in a co-op/intern program sponsored by an accredited post-secondary institution.

Location & Business Unit Overview

Calgary, Alberta

• You may be eligible to receive relocation assistance.

Position Overview

Start Date: January 2nd, 2017;
Work Term Length: 12 months;
Education: 3rd or 4th Year Accounting, Finance, or Economics Student;
Eligibility: Student must be enrolled in a formal co-op/internship program with their post-secondary institution;
Number of positions available: 1;
Business Unit: Finance-Corporate Audit & Integration;

Job Duties & Responsibilities

• Assisting the Senior Manager Integration with integration activities (project work, ad hoc requests) within the Finance organization
• Interacting/communicating with Head Office; interpreting management requests on a timely basis
• Preparing bilingual presentations/reports and other ad hoc requests
• Responsible for translating written documents of technical and non-technical nature from English to Mandarin and vice-versa on schedule to support integration activities

Qualifications

Requirements:

• Eligible to work in Canada;

• Must be fluent in Mandarin and English, written and oral


Additional Skills
• Strong interpersonal skills with excellent long-term relationship management and multicultural understanding

• High level of integrity, sensitivity to information and analytical skills, demonstrated ability to deal with multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines

• Strong safety mindset;

• Motivation to achieve and exceed superior results;

• Strong obligation to accountability;

• Demonstrated effective decision-making skills;

• Innovative with “can do” attitude;

• Values feedback as a learning tool;

• Ability to collaborate without boundaries and align with a team to achieve highest quality results;

• Strong computer applications knowledge (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook);

• Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Application Information

As part of your application, please ensure to:

• Indicate if you are enrolled in a co-op or internship program;
• Include your co-op coordinator's contact information (name, email, phone);
• Indicate if you are available for the full work term;
• Include your GPA and expected graduation date;
• Upload your resume, cover letter, and a copy of your most recent unofficial transcripts as one document.

How to Apply