Accounting Analyst - Sarnia Refinery


Sarnia, ON, CA

Company:  Imperial

Job description

The Accounting Analyst will provide accounting services in following areas:

  • Fixed assets for Sarnia refinery, research center, and chemical plant;
  • Capital projects for Sarnia chemical plant;
  • Maintenance and EB projects for Sarnia refinery and chemical plant;
  • Project stewardship reporting for Sarnia refinery and chemical plant;
  • Capital Plan for Chemicals.
  • Month-end closing process;
  • BSAM account reconciliation process;
  • Other services upon requests from both internal and cross-site BUs.


  • CPA designation
  • Minimum 3 to 5 - years equivalent experience in accounting and financial analysis
  • A team player with analytical and problem solving abilities, effective time management, and strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Capable of multitasking and handling of work responsibilities that are driven by deadlines
  • Intermediate or higher level of PC skills (MS Excel, MS Access, MS Word)
  • Experience relating to SAP systems would be an asset

Start date: January 10, 2022

Location: Sarnia, ON

Your benefits:

  • A company committed to career growth - we recruit those who are interested in a career with Imperial and prefer to develop and promote people from within.  Our career management process means that you will likely perform a number of unique, challenging roles during your career.
  • Successful networking and mentoring programs - enables 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.
  • Commitment to safety, ethics & continuous improvement - these standards are the reason Imperial is an industry leader.  You will work for a company that upholds safety and ethics ideals and continues to seek out ways to improve.  
  • Exceptional benefits program - includes competitive savings, retirement, and healthcare plans that you can customize to meet your individual needs. A comprehensive relocation package is provided, if required. Educational and physical fitness financial assistance programs round out our benefits package.
  • Continuous learning environment - encourages you to augment your skills and capabilities. 
  • If you are talented, driven, and want to make meaningful contributions that really impact environmental, safety and bottom line objectives, then you owe it to yourself to apply with Imperial.


Who we are
A leading member of Canada’s energy industry, Imperial offers exciting opportunities as Canada’s largest petroleum refiner, a major producer of crude oil, a key petrochemical producer and leading fuels marketer from coast to coast.  We are committed to high standards, applying technology and innovation and working with communities and our Indigenous neighbours to meet rising energy demands in a safe, reliable and environmentally sound manner.

Imperial is committed to supporting persons with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. We will work with qualified applicants to provide reasonable accommodation upon request at Imperial.recruiting@esso.ca

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 a regular full-time basis without restrictions 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: October 24, 2021



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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