About the job
In this role, you will complete a variety of assignments requiring the application of standard accounting techniques and principles studied in a Bachelor’s university accounting program. This is the entry level professional position where assignments are structured to familiarize the incumbent with Company practices and procedures. A number of assignments require PC literacy and proficiency in utilizing spreadsheet applications.
Audits accounts, subjobs, and other financial information for completeness, accuracy and legitimacy of charges, and conformance with accounting procedures.
Generates and analyzes periodic financial reports, making recommendations regarding status of reserves and assets.
Reviews draft billings for contract compliance and makes necessary changes.
Reconciles accounts receivable billed/unbilled schedules with job costs and revenue.
Analyzes accounts, computes standard ratios, and prepares standard financial statements.
Prepares financial and statistical reports, including income and balance sheets.
Prepares invoice recapitulations and advance funds requests.
Maintains journals, general ledger, and subsidiary accounting records.
May compile data for use in tax return preparation and prepares less complex tax reports.
Maintains expense controls and budget processes.
May develop or recommend improvements to accounting methods and procedures.
Provides guidance to Accounting support personnel.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Economics, Business (or equivalent), with some related work experience preferred
Requires working knowledge of standard accounting techniques and principles
Strong written and oral communication skills
Proficiency in PC software packages is typically associated with accounting.