AECOM Senior Project Accountant - Leeding Builders Group in New York City, New York

United States of America - New York, New York City

Job Summary

  • Has advanced knowledge of project accounting, providing support for the most complex and/or large scale projects.

  • Makes recommendations for project improvement based on review of financial results and knowledge of project(s).

  • Researches general ledger account reconciliations, journal entry preparation and A/R cash adjustments.

  • Works with customers or clients to gather and provide information.

  • May review contracts for additional service opportunities and assist in converting project proposal into project budget.

  • Degree or equivalent preferred.

Minimum Requirements

  • Construction related experience and knowledge of industry jargon and industry trade agreements is required

  • Minimum of five years of related construction accounting experience

  • Accounting degree or sufficient accounting experience to ensure knowledge of generally accepted accounting principals

  • Communicate effectively both in writing and verbally. Must have strong interpersonal and influencing skills needed to communicate with the variety of participants involved with a construction project

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of various types of construction contracts such as Construction Management as Agent, Owner’s Representative, Guaranteed Maximum Price, Lump Sum, etc.

  • Ability to manage contractors’ expectations in order to keep them working when payments are delayed or not in the amount expected

  • CMIC, Textura experience preferred

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. 200091BR

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.