Kiewit Corporation Business Manager - KEUS in Houston, Texas

Business Manager - KEUS

Date: Mar 11, 2019

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 79468

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Sr Financial Analyst is the point person for all accounting and finance needs at a project level. This position interfaces directly with project and district level management, providing trusted insight into the financial health of a projects. The primary focuses of this position include: evaluating job cost, data reporting/analysis for management, budgeting/forecasting, revenue recognition, ad-hoc analysis, and cost reduction/margin improvement strategy implementation. The Sr Financial analyst is also responsible for training, development, and management of all new team members.

Kiewit prides itself on it’s culture of meritocracy. The operations finance group adheres to this principle and relies on a quick progression model whereby responsibility and ownership is expected even from the most junior positions.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

• 2 - 5 years of financial/data analysis, process improvement, or other relevant experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Computer Science and/or an equivalent degree

• Highly skilled in Microsoft Excel

• Effective communication (both oral and written), organization and interpersonal skills

• Strong work ethic and eagerness to produce high quality results

• Mentality of continuous improvement

• Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team

• High level of professionalism and standards

• Elite problem solving skills

• Insatiable appetite for learning and additional knowledge

• Travel and/or relocation may be required for this position (up to 25%)

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Leads project forecast reviews, utilizes historical and trending data to validate forecast, and follows Company standards for cost and revenue reporting

• Supports Operations team with decision making by identifying, quantifying, and communicating financial risks and opportunities

• Act as the nexus between operations, accounting, HR, treasury, tax, legal and other support groups

• Manages employee performance using the division of responsibilities, clearly communicates expectations and goals, and provides coaching and radically honest feedback during employee performance reviews

• Prepares client invoicing, manages accounts receivable and revenue, and reviews project cash flow projection on a monthly basis

• Follows and implements proper internal controls, and acts as main point of contact for any internal or external financial audits

• Drives continuous improvement throughout the organization and is a proponent for positive change

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: Houston

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