Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients' transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 80 offices in the US, Canada and Australia.
Built on a foundation of excellence, Kleinfelder is committed to client-focused solutions. Through our depth of experience and thorough understanding of environmental, regulatory, economic, and civic conditions, we identify and address challenges with innovation and common-sense. Kleinfelder's integrated, award-winning experts collaborate with clients to meet their objectives - from project inception through design and execution. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose - together, we deliver.
We have a need for a Staff Accountant to join us in our San Diego location (Corporate Headquarters).
Develops, implements and/or maintains designated accounting systems. Prepares journal entries, maintains and reconciles ledger accounts. May prepare designated government reports. Interprets accounting reports and records for staff and/or management. Assists in ensuring the accuracy of financial statements and accounting transactions. Participates in the creation and implementation of related policies and various financial department initiatives. Prepare schedules and analysis to be provided to external auditors, tax preparers and senior management as needed.
Experience: 5 - 6 years of related accounting experience, 2 - 3 years of professional accounting experience in consulting engineering firm or related service business and knowledge of applicable laws and regulations required.
Experience with an ERP (preferably Deltek Vision) and GAAP are required.
Experience with multi-state and multi-entity income tax desired. International experience helpful.
Education: Associate's degree or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or equivalent from two year college or technical school required. Bachelor's degree in related field preferred.
This position will be required to work on projects requiring full vaccination from COVID-19, and you will be required to show proof of vaccination in order to work on the project.
Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.
Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)
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Please note that Kleinfelder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Kleinfelder will not consider or agree to payment for any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Kleinfelder explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resume, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Kleinfelder.