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Accounting Specialist - Part Time
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AECOM Technology Corp. | Germantown, MD
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Job Description

Business Line Commercial O&M

Position Title Accounting Specialist - Part Time

United States of America - Maryland


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a part-time Accounting Specialist to be based in our Germantown, MD -or- Chantilly, VA offices!

+ This position is expected to work an estimated 20 hours / week.

+ Work schedule will be developed for the mutual benefit of the business group and our vital new employee.

This position joins a diverse and thriving finance team of local and remote professionals. Under general supervision, the Accounting Specialist provides support to more experienced personnel by performing routine accounts payable and project accounting support , primarily:

+ Receive, code & process supplier invoices

+ Input, track and report via project vendor invoice database

+ Liaise with Procurement function on supplier related invoice and payment matters

+ Review project financial results, EACs, and entity financial statements for accuracy and completeness

+ Perform ad hoc financial analysis

The ideal candidate demonstrates the ability to learn quickly, adapt to shifting priorities, and deliver correct, concise, and consistent results.

+ A Bachelor's degree in Finance or a business related program -or-

+ Completion of some undergraduate level Finance courses is strongly preferred.

For more information, please contact Amanda Osborn at 706-325-8606 or amanda.osborn@aecom!

+ Check us out at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8gwbf-\_Jt-Q !

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

1. High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.

2. Professional accounting experience, or demonstrated combination of education and experience.

Additional Information:

+ Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

+ This position may require a valid Driver's License.

+ This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

Physical Requirements:

+ Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

+ Requires ability to read and understand information contained in a variety of documents or displayed on a computer screen.

+ Requires ability to use a variety of office equipment and to operate a computer keyboard to access data bases, to send/receive messages and to prepare documents.

+ Requires ability to attend meetings throughout the site and potentially travel to other AECOM, customer and/or vendor locations in the area, as well as some air travel to more distant locations.

+ Requires the ability to communicate with others on the telephone and in one-on-one or group discussions, meetings and presentations.

+ Demonstrated fluency in computer use including the full Microsoft product line.

+ Requires some moving of light to medium weight materials into desks, filing cabinets and other storage locations.

+ Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:

+ Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or a related program.

2. Two years of accounting work experience related to accounts payable, general ledger, and financial analysis.

3. Experience navigating Costpoint, Cognos, or a similar ERP system.

Other Attributes:

+ Must be willing to work overtime when required.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

_Job Category_ _Finance and Accounting_

_Business Group_ _Management Services Group (MS)_

_Country_ _United States of America_

_Position Status_ _Part-Time_

_Requisition/Vacancy No._ _187364BR_

_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._

About AECOM Technology Corp.

AECOM Technology Corporation (AECOM) is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to government and commercial clients on all seven continents. AECOM provides planning, consulting, architectural and engineering design, and program and construction management services for a range of projects, including highways, airports, bridges, mass transit systems, government and commercial buildings and water and wastewater facilities. The Company also provides facilities management, training, logistics and other support services, primarily for agencies of the United States Government. AECOM operates through two segments: Professional Technical Services and Management Support Services. On July 28, 2008, AECOM completed its acquisition of Earth Tech, Inc., a business unit of Tyco International Ltd. AECOM also completed the divestiture of Earth Tech's Water & Power Technologies and North American Contract Operations businesses, and its Mexican operations.