Senior Accountant, Financial Reporting/Income Taxes - Corporate Home Office

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Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Omaha, NE, NE, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 78087

Position Overview
As a Senior Accountant in the Financial Reporting group, you will be primarily responsible for assisting in the preparation of the income tax provision, but you will also have the opportunity to assume other key financial reporting roles within the corporate accounting department.  You will be a key member in an evolving accounting department function focused on supporting operational and financial decision-makers.  

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.  

Location
This position is based within the controller’s/ corporate accounting group in Kiewit Plaza at 3555 Farnam Street in Omaha, NE.  This is a corporate office in a professional office setting. 

Responsibilities
•    Assists in the preparation of the annual and quarterly consolidated income tax provision process under U.S. GAAP, ASC 740
•    Assists in the preparation of the consolidated effective tax rate, forecasts, and related analysis 
•    Prepares reconciliation of deferred tax asset/liability calculations 
•    Assist in various financial reporting tasks as part of the quarterly and year-end close processes 
•    Assists in the preparation, review and analysis of quarterly and year-end financial work papers and consolidations
•    Assists financial reporting supervisors with other accounting-related matters, ad hoc requests, and special projects 
•    Collaborate with corporate tax department for preparation of the consolidated provision and tax accounting matters, including research of technical tax topics 
•    Prepares related footnotes for parent and subsidiary financial statements 
•    Support internal and external auditors with the annual audit 

Qualifications
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
•    2+ years of experience in public accounting (audit or tax) 
•    Strong analytical skills. Ability to analyze underlying principles, reasons or facts surrounding financial reports
•    Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills 
•    Ability to collaborate within accounting and tax departments 
•    Ability to quickly adapt to field-based operational practices 
•    Willingness to assume additional financial reporting responsibilities in addition to the tax provision-related processes 
•    Excellent organizational skills, including ability to plan and prioritize work, and handle multiple projects simultaneously
•    Understanding of U.S. GAAP, specifically ASC 740 or experience in tax return preparation preferred 
•    Certified Public Accountant preferred

About Kiewit 
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different
•    Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record 
•    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
•    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
•    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
•    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is 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.


Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

Job Segment: Financial, Engineer, Accounting, Corporate Finance, Tax, Finance, Engineering

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