AECOM Project Accountant III in Sacramento, California
United States of America - California, Sacramento
AECOM is actively searching for a Project Accountant III for our Sacramento or Oakland Office.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following…
Provide local financial oversight and support on a high volume portfolio with multiple project managers crossing various business lines.
Engage in regular meetings with project managers and/or project delivery teams on the status of projects
Assist Project Manager regularly with project setup, project monitoring, system updating and closeout
Participate in project review preparation, execution, and follow up
Assist project manager with the preparation and update of the EAC (estimate at complete) for all active projects;
Ensure that the current budget reflects approved as-sold contract margin plus all client approved changes.
Ensure all incurred costs are reflected accurately and in a timely manner on the project;
Ensure that financial reporting for pending change orders are reflected correctly in APIC (AECOM proprietary Cost System), and appropriate approvals and documentation are in place for Revenue at Risk.
Work proactively with project managers to monitor and correct project financial issues in such as % complete> 100%, BIEE (Billing in Excess of Earnings) adjustments, cash> contract value and others issues as they occur.
Support Project Management team in Oracle and APIC system understanding
Understand month end events to ensure they are prepared completely and processed accurately and timely
Understand the commercial and billing requirements of the projects; ensure project set up accurately reflects proper billing requirements
Understand project costing methodologies, and provide assistance and review support on proposals for low risk projects.
Assist PAMs (project accounting managers) with internal and external audit support as required
Bachelor’s Degree plus four (4) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Experience as a Cost Accountant administering multiple projects of varying sizes
Advanced Excel Skills
Must be currently authorized to work in the United States. No sponsorship available.
Minimum of 6 years of related experience as a Project Accountant / Construction Accountant administering multiple projects of varying sizes
Finance/Accounting Diploma and/or Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accounting.
Federal, State, County, City Accounting experience
Experience using Oracle and APIC to deliver projects 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. 219128BR
Additional Locations US - Oakland, CA - 300 Lakeside 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.