Sr Financial Accountant

Job Description

Purpose of Role:

Based in MEG’s Corporate Office in Calgary, this position will contribute to the success of MEG Energy Corp. by providing current, relevant and key financial performance information to internal and external stakeholders at MEG Energy.

Key Responsibilities:   

  • Assist in the preparation of the quarterly and annual MD&A and quarterly and annual financial statements and notes
  • Assist in the preparation of Audit Committee materials
  • Provide research and guidance for financial statements and MDA in compliance with IFRS and Canadian regulatory requirements
  • In consultation with the Manager, Financial Reporting and external advisors, determine accounting treatment and disclosure for complex and non-routine transactions
  • Implement and document application of recently-released IFRS standards
  • Attend and actively participate in peer discussion groups
  • Support and assist in the month end processing and closing procedures necessary for preparation of financial information


  • CA accounting designation supplemented with a minimum of 8 years post-qualification experience
  • Experience in preparation of financial statements and MD&A for an oil and gas public company
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting standards and disclosure requirements under Canadian IFRS required  


  • Motivated individual who is a team player with a positive attitude
  • Demonstrates flexibility, attention to detail and proven ability to meet tight deadlines for completion of monthly, quarterly and year-end financial reports
  • Strong analytical skills, problem solving and decision making capability
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and communication skills including ability to present information clearly and consistently

Please apply directly through our website at   This job posting is open until March 24, 2019.