Accountant
Shaw Group - Baton Rouge, LA

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Requisition Number:
EI34488

Job Title:
Accountant

Area of Interest:
Accounting

Division:
Environmental & Infrastructure

Country:
United States

State/Province:
Louisiana

City:
Baton Rouge

Job Description:
Summary:
Prepares balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports.

Responsibilities:
* Responsibilities include analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses.
* Reports organization's finances to management, offers suggestions about resource utilization, assumptions underlying budget forecasts.
* Prepare journal entries, account reconciliations, review and resolve intercompany balances, assist with cash management, prepare quarterly and annual SEC supporting schedules, and prepare health and welfare account analysis.
* Research relevant policies and GAAP.
* Write accounting memorandums describing topic and conclusion.
* May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

Qualifications/Competencies/Experience:
* Requires a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting.
* Minimum 4-6 years of experience in the field.
* Familiarity with accounting concepts, practices and procedures.
* Knowledge, experience and ability to apply GAAP required.

Additional Details:

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The Shaw Group is one of the world's largest power plant engineering and construction contractors, as well as a top environmental...