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Early Career Staff Accountant (2021)

Kiewit Corporation locationOmaha, NE
313 positions

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Kiewit CorporationlocationOmaha, NE
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Job Location
Omaha, NE, United States


Other locations:Omaha, NE, US

Requisition ID: 108139 

Job Level: Entry Level 

Department: Accounting 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a staff accountant on the financial reporting team, you will be responsible for day-to-day general ledger activities used to prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements along with ad hoc management reporting responsibilities.  You'll typically have a wide-ranging division of responsibilities, which include supporting field and corporate leadership, construction partners and customers, as well as internal/external auditors.  You will constantly interact with other accounting /finance home office departments such as construction cost accounting, capital assets, internal audit, and operations management support.  Rotational and œguest opportunities are also possible in those departments. Kiewit is proud of a culture of meritocracy, where only your ambition, curiosity, and passion for learning will limit your advancement opportunities.

District Overview

At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative.  We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals ” they're the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won't find just anywhere. We're always pushing new limits. You can too.  


One of the many things that makes Kiewit's culture unique is that we go where the work is, which exposes your career to abundant opportunities. We relocate our teams based on the work that is available, combined with the development plans, skill sets and career goals of each team member. This means your Kiewit adventure is custom-designed to meet our shared needs.


Work effectively with home office and field personnel to ensure accurate and timely reporting of the Company's financial ledger.

  •    Prepare quarterly and monthly financial statements
  •    Prepare account reconciliations
  •    Reconcile operational results to financial results and report to leadership
  •    Project anticipated financial results
  •    Provide support to outside partners and internal/external auditors
  •    Respond to ad hoc requests made by Management
  •    Assist in special projects as desired

  • Qualifications

    This position suits a self-starter with initiative, curiosity, and a desire to learn.  You must be proactive in seeking developmental opportunities and additional responsibilities as they present themselves.  A successful candidate will be highly motivated and can build professional relationships quickly and naturally.  These relationships will bring this candidate the credibility needed to operate as a successful business partner within Kiewit and our partners.

  •    Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  •    3.2 GPA or higher
  •    General knowledge of U.S. GAAP accounting principles and practices
  •    Strong analytical skills.  Ability to analyze underlying principles, reasons or facts surrounding financial information
  •   œDo what it takes attitude. Ability to work smart to meet deadlines. 
  •    Effective communicator.  Ability to provide information to stakeholders clearly and accurately.
  •    Ability to respond quickly to feedback
  •    Proficient in learning new accounting systems and the ability to comfortably and efficiently navigate    within them
  •    Excellent organizational skills, including the ability to plan and prioritize work, and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  •    Develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with internal and external customers and the ability to maintain these relationships over time
  •    Willingness to relocate in the future
  •    CPA eligible preferred
  •    Proficiency in Excel, PowerBI, and Tableau preferred
  •    SAP experience preferred
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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