Black & Veatch Accounting Associate - Corporate - Kansas City in Overland Park, Kansas
Accounting Associate - Corporate - Kansas City
Date: Oct 13, 2021
Overland Park, KS, US, 66211
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 52945
Job Title : Accounting Associate - Corporate - Kansas City
Location : KCP
Business Unit Sector : COR-CORP-FINANCE
Opportunity Type : College full time
Relocation eligible : Yes
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: No
Responsible for the preparation and entry of routine general ledger journal entries; completion of various account reconciliations and preparation of assigned financial reports. Provides resolution of basic issues. Works under close supervision.
- Prepares and may enter journal entries
May assist with researching and resolving variances
May assist businesses in coding of costs
- Assists with audit deliverables
- Prepares and coordinates necessary government compliance filings for review
Financial Applications and Systems:
- Monitors and balances systems to ensure completeness and accuracy; may research differences
Prepares monthly/quarterly basic balance sheet analysis
Prepares journal entries for consolidation
Consolidation (Corporate Reporting):
Prepares monthly/quarterly basic financial statements and various reports
May create revaluation range for new firms and schedule monthly
Prepares basic consolidation entries
Reconciles basic accounts and identifies and researches reconciling items
Identifies risk and opportunities and assesses reasonableness of balances
Recognizes impact of interfirm transactions and related elimination process;coordinates resolution of issues
- Supports continuous improvement efforts and the change management effects associated with the implementation of improvement
- Accounting Operations, Payroll, Treasury, Tax and Financial Applications; limited interaction with the businesses
Typically two years of experience or Bachelor's degree in relevant field
High school diploma preferred
Preferred Technical Skills:
MicrosoftWord, Access, PowerPoint,Basic
Microsoft Excel, Intermediate
Knowledge of BlackandVeatch Systems, Basic
Knowledge of percent complete accounting, Basic
Technical accounting knowledge, Basic
Knowledge of Financial Statement analysis, Basic
Knowledge of foreign currency terminology and concepts, Basic
Preferred Non-Technical Skills:
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations
Work Environment/Physical Demands
Typical office environment. No travel.
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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.
Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.
To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.
A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.
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Nearest Major Market: Kansas City