AECOM Project Accountant in Los Angeles, California

United States of America - California, Los Angeles

Job Summary

Responsible for accounting for the budgeted and actual cost of operations, processes, departments, and/or products and the analysis of variances and/or profitability.

  • Works under general supervision, completing assigned tasks in support of project accounting activities.

  • Provides various reports as required.

  • Quickly provide cost projections and various analysis so that management and the client are able to make informed decisions. billing through the review and preparation of invoices.

  • Analyze situations and data to resolve existing or potential problems.

  • Plan and monitor the activities of one or more areas.

  • Training on Employer’s computerized system is required as well as proficiency in PC based applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel.

  • Good management and organizational skills including the ability to work on several projects simultaneously, meet critical deadlines, and determine the priority of assignments based on deadlines that must be met.

  • Communicate effectively both in writing and verbally.

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

Minimum Requirements

BABA + 2 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education;

Must have strong interpersonal and influencing skills needed to communicate with the variety of participants involved with a construction project.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of company and department policies and procedures.

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

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. 202513BR

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.