AECOM Accountant 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Business Line Government

Position Title Accountant 1

United States of America - Nevada

Las Vegas

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope :

Performing Accounting services will minimal supervision, apply principles of accounting to ensure the proper and accurate distribution of cost. Follow established accounting practices. Position requires experience and emphasis on Reconciliations and Invoicing.

Essential Responsibilities:

Prepare and validate Customer Invoices.

Prepare account reconciliations for subcontractor accounting.

Collaborate with Program Management Office and Contracts Administration to resolve invoicing issues.

Prepare Project Specific Unbilled AR account reconciliations.

Entry of Project Account Set-up into Accounting System.

Provide internal and external reports as required.

Setup and maintain files within the existing financial software, as well as assist in the testing of financial upgrades.

Verify the proper distribution of charges to specific accounts and contracts.

Prepare journal entries as needed.

Interface, as needed, with Government, corporate and private auditors.

Apply learned knowledge of practices and procedures to deal with issues or research problems that require further definition before resolution.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Typical office environment with no unusual hazards, occasional lifting to 20 pounds, constant sitting while using the computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness, must possess planning/organizing skills, and must be able to work under deadlines.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelors’ Degree in Accounting and at least 3 years of job-related experience or equivalent combination of academic/technical training and related work experience.

Good written communication skills; working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required.

Position may require travel.

Position requires the ability to qualify for and maintain a TS Security Clearance.

Possess a valid state issued driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

Local candidates preferred

Active clearance 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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 166491BR