May 24, 2023

Sr. Financial Government Accounting Analyst – GASB Expert

  • Sacramento, CA, USA
Full time Construction

Job Description

**Company Description** **At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.** We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world. **Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.** We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. **Job Description** **AECOM** is seeking a **Sr. Financial Government Accounting Analyst – GASB Expert** to be based in **Sacramento, CA.** **JOB SUMMARY:** The **Sr. Financial Government Accounting Analyst – GASB Expert** will work on one of AECOM’s major infrastructure programs. They are responsible for providing analysis, reconciliations, and reporting of client financial information. The position requires expert skills in the use of Microsoft Excel for the development and support of methodologies, processes, and practices specific to the management of budgets, funding, and expenditures across the program and consistent with State and Federal statutory reporting requirements. Prior experience creating, interpreting and analyzing data pertaining to budgeting, grant management, expenditures, cash flow analysis and funding. **JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:** + Month and quarter-end Finance and Administration reporting owning specific areas of analysis and being a back-up/reviewer for others. + Off-cycle conducts continual process improvements on all processes owned. Also, documents areas of responsibility. + Participates in developing new analysis and reporting processes + Ad hoc reconciliations and analysis + Performs some data entry into database applications, data analysis, and provides database report design recommendations + Work with others engaged in the preparation of financial reports and funding forecasts + Check for accuracy of data and methodology and perform financial reviews and analysis within assigned time frames + Maintain a high level of accuracy for data input and review + Communicate effectively both orally and in writing + Working within tight deadlines on a large infrastructure program **Qualifications** **MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:** + BA/BS + 8 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education **PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:** + Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting + Experience in Government Contracting + Understanding of the Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB) + 10+ years of experience plus years of experience in the finance and accounting field + Certification in Internal Auditing is a plus + Ability to develop and maintain cooperative working relationships; respond appropriately to difficult situations + Expert proficiency in Microsoft Excel + Strong Microsoft Office skills + Strong Communication skills + Experience with: Project Planning, Project Budgeting, Finance, Project Accounting, Financial Reporting and Funding Forecasting, and Process Improvement **Additional Information** + All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. + Offered rate of compensation (California locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $106,800.34 - $197,580.63. + AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs. With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours. Join us and let’s get started. **ReqID:** J10088289 **Business Line:** Transportation **Business Group:** DCS **Strategic Business Unit:** West **Career Area:** Finance **Work Location Model:** On-Site