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Accounting Analyst Student


Various Locations, AB, CA

Company:  Imperial

Job description

Imperial is looking for ambitious and highly motivated business students to join our finance and accounting organization. You will be working in a fast-paced team environment and expected to prepare, analyze, interpret and communication financial results while maintaining effective business controls.

Sample work-terms include:

  • Projects Accountant - tracking and reporting major project expenditures, project milestones and contract fulfillment
  • Internal auditor - assessing the adequacy of business controls and providing recommendations for improvement
  • Financial analyst - preparing and analyzing financial information for presentation to management in support of Imperial's various business lines


Student terms will also include a variety of short-term projects with specific deliverables for completion by the end of your work term.
Learn more about Accounting & Finance careers at Imperial and hear from one of our past students. Watch our virtual information session and find out from our staff what it’s like to work at Imperial.



  • 2nd, 3rd or 4th year university business students, a concentration in accounting is preferred
  • Strong desire to obtain a professional accounting designation
  • To be considered for employment, your most recent unofficial transcript(s) must be submitted with your application


  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and communication skills
  • Self-motivated, willingness to learn, attention to detail and demonstrated leadership
  • Geographic mobility

Start date: May 2019

Work term4 or 8 months


Location: Calgary, AB or Edmonton, AB

Your benefits:

  • Successful networking and mentoring programs enable you to spend time with managers from across the organization to learn about other departments and opportunities. Also allows you to connect with peers at a similar experience level.
  • Continuous learning environment encourages you to augment your skills and capabilities - i.e. improve your knowledge of SAP and Excel functionality, increase your understanding of the Oil & Gas industry, and sharpen analytical and time management skills.
  • One scheduled Friday off per month.
  • Term relocation assistance is available for those who qualify


Who we are
A leading member of Canada’s energy industry, Imperial offers exciting opportunities across our upstream, downstream and chemical, and corporate divisions. We are committed to high standards, applying technology and innovation to meet energy demands in a safe, reliable and environmentally sound manner.
Other considerations

  • For applicants selected to be interviewed, pre-employment background screening will be required.
  • We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Eligibility to work in Canada

All applicants who receive an offer of employment must be eligible to work in Canada on their start date.  Proof of eligibility shall be in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, Canadian certificate of permanent residence, Canadian open work permit or receipt from Immigration Canada of an application for a post-graduate work permit. Proof of eligibility must be current and valid (not expired, cancelled or voided). Proof of eligibility will be required if an offer of employment is made. Failure to provide proof of eligibility at least six (6) weeks prior to the start date may result in the offer of employment being rescinded.
Application deadline: January 31, 2019


Alternate Location: Canada : Calgary, AB || Canada : Edmonton, AB 

Imperial is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals.

In certain situations, Imperial may use your application to consider your suitability for other positions in the company and may also provide the information to its affiliates, including affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation, in connection with possible opportunities at those affiliates.

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