AECOM Construction Accountant in New York City, New York
United States of America - New York, New York City
AECOM Leeding Builders Group is seeking a Project Accountant to be based in New York, New York.
The job responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Has advanced knowledge of project accounting, providing support for the complex and/or large-scale projects.
Makes recommendations for project improvement based on review of financial records and knowledge of project(s).
Works with customers or clients to gather and provide information.
Prepares monthly billings in a standardized format consisting of subcontractor/vendor invoices, payroll records, and miscellaneous expenses.
Verifies compliance with billing rates, established percentages, timelines, and other applicable terms established in upstream contracts.
Reviews subcontractor and vendor billings, including stored material documentation, lien waivers, and other component parts.
Alerts project managers and subcontractors of unresolved payment compliances which may result payment holds.
Maintains project budget and commitments in company’s accounting system and modifies same based on executed change orders.
Researches general ledger account reconciliations, journal entry preparation and A/R cash adjustments.
Enters and processes miscellaneous payables.
Prepares analyses, cost tracking documentation utilizing standard templates, and other ad hoc reporting as required.
Assists project accounting supervisor and company controller with monthly and quarterly reporting.
Works with project team members to obtain and verify project financial information including projected monthly billings, cash flows, and estimated costs at completion.
At AECOM , we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustainingdisaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year
Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”
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About Construction Management—Leeding Builders Group (LBG)
Leeding Builders Group (LBG) is a New York-based construction manager specializing in open shop commercial, residential and hospitality projects. Founded on a reputation of professionalism and quality, with the financial backing of AECOM, we are one of New York City's premier builders.
As a separately branded entity of the AECOM Construction Management group, LBG operates independently with its own management structures and resources.
- BA/BS + 4 years of related project accounting experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Previous accounting experience supporting a construction operation, program, or project.
Demonstrated proficiency in CMiC and Oracle Textura Payment Management.
This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
This position does not include relocation benefits.
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 Construction Services
Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 255268BR
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.