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Project Accountant

Morristown, NJ 07960
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Be involved in projects with our Project Accounting Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Project Accountant for our Morristown, NJ office.
Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Prepare worksheets, schedules, exhibits and summaries to be used in financial reports
  • Quickly understand complex ERP Accounting systems and software, including Oracle R12
  • Monitoring and analysis of various risk related accounts
  • Prioritize multiple tasks and be detail oriented
  • Track and Resolve monthly, various accounting issues by obtaining information from multiple sources
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Working closely with the project accountants to help troubleshoot billing issues
  • Preparation of more complex Federal, State, and Local client invoices
  • Facilitate monthly Invoice drafting and delivery to clients
  • Coordinate the processing and payment of subcontractor and vendor invoices
  • Perform complex cost analysis to assist project mangers in understanding cost utilization
  • Run monthly review meetings with project managers to identify project perfomance


Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or other related field
  • 3+ years of Operations Accounting experience
  • Project Accounting Experience
  • Experience with Accounting Software - Expert with Microsoft Excel (Proficient in Vlookups, Pivot Tables, Complex Formulas)
  • High level of proficiency in Financial Analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Oracle R12 Accounting Software
  • Project Accounting experience in Engineering or Construction industry

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


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Posted: 2020-08-28 Expires: 2020-09-28

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