Accounting Manager

US-AZ-Phoenix
Requisition Number
2017-10086
# of Openings
1
Program
Accounting/Finance
Hire Type
Regular
Hourly/Salary
Salary

About the opportunity

The Accounting Manager is responsible for all areas relating to general ledger (G/L) and financial reporting. This position will be responsible for maintaining adherence to GAAP accounting principles and ensuring accurate and timely delivery of financial statements. The Accounting Manager supervises A/P, FP&A and G/L groups. In addition, this position is accountable for managing the department to ensure that work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner. Furthermore, this position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including banking relationships, year-end audit preparation and the support of budget and forecast activities. The Accounting Manager will report to the Accounting/Finance Principal.

What you will accomplish

Primary job responsibilities:

  • Prepares, manages and reviews all journal entries prior to release of monthly financials
  • Prepares income statement, balance sheet and other financial reports monthly / quarterly
  • Analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses
  • Develops and recommends value-pricing strategies for proposals and project budgets
  • Functions as resident expert for all accounting and finance systems
  • Instructs personnel in the operation of the company’s accounting system, Deltek Vision
  • Directs the work activities of A/P, FP&A, and G/L teams and conducts regular performance appraisals
  • Assists in the development and execution of accounting policies, procedures and directives to ensure the smooth operation of all accounting activities
  • Works with operations management to identify accounting needs including report generation, data analyses
  • Facilitates audits, both internal and externalExperience & Qualification for success:
  •  5-10 years related accounting experience
  • Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills to bring groups together to solve problems as a cohesive team
  • Self-directed and self-motivated
    • Working knowledge of GAAP
    • Expertise with financial analysis and reporting
    • Expert at Excel, Access, and other Microsoft applications

Experience and qualifications for success

 

Education Requirements: Bachelors degree in Accounting, CPA strongly preferred

 

Experience & Qualification for success:

  • 5-10 years related accounting experience
  • Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills to bring groups together to solve problems as a cohesive team
  • Self-directed and self-motivated
    • Working knowledge of GAAP
    • Expertise with financial analysis and reporting
    • Expert at Excel, Access, and other Microsoft applications
  • Previous experience with Deltek Vision or similar system, is a plus

 

SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full-spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.

 

If you would like to contact SWCA regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please email accomodations@swca.com or call 800-828-8517. This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

 

EOE - women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

 

 

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