AECOM Staff Accountant in Austin, Texas

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147023BR

Position Title Staff Accountant

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Business Line Support/Cross Services

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Texas

City Austin

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

AECOM Shared Services

We support our employees globally by coordinating and managing the day-to-day operations of General Accounting, Human Resources, Administration, Marketing and Information Technology. We pride ourselves on ensuring we deliver the best customer service possible to our people while building trust and relationships with all of our constituents.

Job Summary

The Intercompany Accounting Team of AECOM Global Business Services is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant for immediate employment in the Austin, TX office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs professional level accounting support

  • Maintains records according to generally accepted accounting practices

  • Supports moderately complex projects, working under general supervision

  • Reviews account reconciliations including analysis of recurring items and recommendations for improvements or solutions

  • Monitors, analyzes, and reconciles various balance sheet accounts

  • Makes recommendations based on analysis of accounts

  • Works with internal customers to gather and provide information

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business administration or a related field

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • Highly detail oriented and well organized

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Intermediate MS Excel skills

  • Working knowledge of MS Office

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Must understand relationships between accounts, and have basic to intermediate knowledge of accounting & financial analysis principals

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with large ERP systems – Oracle E-Business Suite preferred

  • Experience with Intercompany account reconciliations or other complex balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Previous experience with multi-currency transactions and reconciliations

  • Medium to large corporation experience preferred

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.