Project Analyst/Accountant – Loveland, COWhy work at Nutrien? Great question!Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.As Project Analyst/Accountant, you will be an integral part of the “Foundation” and Digital Projects within Nutrien Ag Solutions – the retail division of Nutrien, the world’s largest provider of crop inputs and services. The Foundation project, focused on the implementation of SAP, will completely transform and modernize our Point of Sale and Back-Office accounting systems. The Foundation team, comprised of a combination of dedicated back-office and field personnel, is committed to the successful planning, roll-out, transition and completion of this project.The Digital team is revolutionizing the Ag industry with cutting edge technology. The team is comprised of developers, engineers, data scientists, research experts and others who are leveraging technology to improve outcomes for the growers we serve and to put new technology into the hands of our salespeople. The Project Analyst will work closely with Project Managers and Program Leadership to establish and communicate cost and timeline reporting expectations as well as creating reports, dashboards and KPI metrics to effectively monitor the project’s financial status/progress. Your efforts will ensure effective accounting processes and information are in place, ultimately contributing to project success. The Project Analyst will work closely with Project Leadership to establish and communicate cost and timeline reporting expectations as well as creating reports, dashboards and KPI metrics to effectively monitor the project’s financial status/progress. Your efforts will ensure effective accounting processes and information are in place, ultimately contributing to project success. Key Tasks:Responsible for cost analysis and reporting on the Foundation and Digital projectsCreate and implement reporting, dashboards and KPIs to track the project’s financial progressMake decisions determining approach to managing and completing processesEnsure compliance with controls, requirements, policies and proceduresDevelop/maintain desktop procedures and process documentation for area of responsibilityReview all incoming invoices for accuracy, proper approvals, and codingResponsible for reconciliation of invoices and budgets Ensure invoices are in accordance with contract requirements and documentsInteract with vendors regarding invoice issues and requests for detailed informationUpdate and analyze project budgets and forecasts for accuracyProvide support, assist and guide project team with cost managementRespond to special requests for accounting/financial information internally and externallyCompare work completed to date against forecasted scheduleMonitor job progress and potential overruns against budgetsWork closely with Leaders on project budgets – actual vs. cost to completeUpdate financial/operational reporting and budget preparationPrepare journal entries to make necessary corrections, allocations, accruals and reclassificationsAssist in maintaining effective relationships with internal and external clientsAttend project-related meetings and collaborate with the project teamOther duties as assignedSkills:Strong leadership skillsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsHighly detail orientedSelf-MotivatedStrong analytical, interpersonal and communication skillsQualifications:BA/BS in Accounting/Finance or related3-5 or more years of Accounting/Finance experience3-5 years of large-scale project management experienceExperience in financial analysis budgeting, forecasting and long range planning Experience with review and reconciliation of vendor invoices for large scale projectsExperience creating and implementing reporting procedures for large scale projectsExperience in project accounting, tracking invoices, budgets and contract managementExperience in developing regular reports for Senior Management tracking project costs and budgetsStrong MS Excel skillsNutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate. This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted. **EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteranApply for this job.