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Staff..Accountant.

  • Location: Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri
  • Salary: 35-42 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago



Description:
Execute processes and tasks in support of month-end close and financial reporting, including reconciling the projects subledger to the General Ledger.
Coordinate with other teams including Systems, IT, Contract Analysts, Financial Reporting, and any others needed to ensure a timely and accurate financial close.
Support preparation of reports, analysis, and presentation of cost accounting data for the various levels of leadership to enable them to make the best business decisions.
Support special projects that focus on innovation and process improvement.
Participate in user testing for system patches and upgrades.
Perform weekly/monthly reconciliation of interface transmissions between the Projects Module and other accounting modules, including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, and Payroll.
Support external audit requests, as assigned by manager.
Participate in formal and informal training of project managers.
Ad hoc reports and analysis as requested by manager and Accounting leadership.

Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.
Minimum of 6 years experience in the accounting/financial management of contracts required.
Minimum of 3 years' public accounting experience preferred.
Engineering & Construction industry experience preferred.
Self-motivator with strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to balance and prioritize multiple day-to-day and ongoing projects simultaneously.
Proficient in Excel.