Project Accountant I - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-07
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Arlington - Va
Virginia
United States

United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Project Accountant I for immediate employment in our Arlington, VA office.

The responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Provide financial oversight and support on a project portfolio with multiple project managers (PM)

  • Assist PM with project setup, project budgeting, project monitoring, system updating and closeout

  • Ensure all incurred costs are reflected accurately and in a timely manner on the project

  • Assist PM with the preparation, analysis, and update of the project estimates-to-complete

  • Perform project analysis and prepare reports upon request for management review

  • Understand the client billing requirements of the projects and team with the billing group to ensure proper system set up to accurately reflect contractual billing requirements

  • Engage in regular meetings with PM and/or project delivery teams on the status of projects

  • Work proactively with project managers to monitor and correct project financial issues in such as % complete> 100%, BIEE adjustments, cash> contract value and other data quality issues as they occur.

  • Support FM with monthly close activities to include project revenue recognition and risk analysis

  • Support working capital initiatives

  • Support project pursuit teams in bid preparation as required

  • Assist with internal and external audit support as required

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting or demonstrated equivalent combination of education, skills, knowledge, abilities and experience

  • Experience with Oracle Projects

  • Experience with MS Office Products Excel (minimum intermediate level user)

Preferred Qualifications

  • 4+ years of Project Accounting experience or Finance supporting project managers or project teams

  • Experience using Oracle is desirable

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Business Line Geography OH

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 222574BR

Additional Locations US - Hunt Valley, MD - 4 North Park Drive

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.