Finance Analyst (mid career)

Location: 

Westlake, TX, US

Requisition ID: 172285 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Home District/Group: Kiewit Water Facilities South 

Department: Operational Finance 

Market: Water/Wastewater 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Financial Analyst for Kiewit, you will grow financial performance through analysis of financial results, forecasts, variances, and trends. This person will develop financial models to support valuation, planning, and forecasting to create recommendations to be presented to project leadership. This person will play a key role in the capital budgeting and expenditure planning processes and collaborate with various project and management teams. 

District Overview

Kiewit's Water Facilities South group is one of Kiewit's leading water/wastewater districts specializing in constructing water treatment facilities, wastewater treatment facilities, and desalination plants. Although we are headquartered in Westlake, TX (DFW area), with regional offices in Miami & Tampa FL and Atlanta GA, we also pursue various projects stretching across the country. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about infrastructure and committed to the construction industry as opposed to design. Because our people receive continuous and extensive training, hands-on experience, and challenging responsibilities from the day they join our team, they quickly develop the expertise that has earned our district its reputation as the premier contractor in the southeast United States.

Location

Westlake, TX (the DFW area). 

Responsibilities

  • Creates, reviews, and updates various project reports and makes appropriate corrections to ensure accurate reporting for management.
  • Coordinate with project teams to assess reporting and identify risks to create accurate forecasts.
  • Determines cost of operations by establishing standard costs; collecting operational data.
  • Identifies financial status by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts.
  • Guides cost analysis process by establishing and enforcing policies and procedures, providing trends and forecasts, explaining processes/techniques, and recommending actions.
  • Improves financial status by analyzing results, monitoring variances, identifying trends, and recommending actions to management.
  • Reconciles transactions by comparing and correcting data.
  • Maintains database by entering, verifying, and backing up data.
  • Recommends actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses, studying proposed changes in methods and materials.
  • Increases productivity by developing automated accounting applications.
  • Protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or related field.
  • 2 years of experience in financial reporting and/or data analysis collaborating with different company teams/personnel of varying levels.
  • Construction and/or engineering industry experience is preferred.
  • Ability to travel and/or relocate to project sites as needed in the future (TX, FL, and GA).
  • Knowledge of complex ERP systems (SAP, Oracle, etc.) to prepare financial reports and forecasts.
  • Knowledge utilizing data visualization tools (Tableau, Power BI, etc.) to present complex financial analyses.
  • Knowledge utilizing the Microsoft Office 365 software suite to prepare and/or supplement financial reporting, forecasts, and analyses.
  • The ability to collaborate with various different project teams and personnel to gather data and create reports.
  • Ability to build strong relationships with operations leaders and key project stakeholders. 
  • The ability to work successfully both independently and on a team to complete tasks and meet deadlines. 

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Other Requirements:

  • Regular, reliable attendance 
  • Work productively and meet deadlines timely
  • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.
  • Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
  • Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines.

 

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

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.
 


There’s no limit to what you’ll do at Kiewit. Whether you’re building or supporting projects that provide communities with dependable energy, safe transportation, clean water, or access to health care, the work you do will positively impact people’s lives for generations to come. 

Here you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your expertise through on-the-job experience and internal and external training and development opportunities. 

We offer our full-time staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry. From top-tier health care programs to employee assistance programs and retirement planning, we aim to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the areas of life that matter most to you.

Kiewit is an equal-opportunity employer, and we believe a diverse workforce is vital to the success of our business. We continue our efforts to attract, develop and retain employees from all backgrounds who are passionate about our industry.  

We are committed to veteran and military hiring and will consider relevant military experience as equivalent to qualification requirements.


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