Hexagon

  • Project Accounting Analyst

    Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
    Req# ID
    2018-4087
    Division
    Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure US
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Accounting/Finance
    Relocation
    No
  • Overview

    Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure provides mission-critical and business-critical solutions to governments and service providers. A global leader, proven innovator, and trusted partner, our software and industry expertise help improve the lives of millions of people through safer communities, better public services, and more reliable infrastructure. Visit hexagonsafetyinfrastructure.com.

     

    Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure is part of Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity improvements across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.

     

    Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge and customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems that deliver actionable information, automate business processes and improve productivity. They are used in a broad range of vital industries.

     

    Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has more than 18,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 3.1bn USD. Learn more at hexagon.com.

    Responsibilities

    The Project Accounting Analyst will be a key asset in monitoring the financial health of customer projects, reporting directly to the Americas Project Accounting Director and interacting with business unit executives and project managers on a daily basis. This individual will be a member of the Americas Project Accounting team and will support the Utilities, Communications & Transportation (UCT) business unit.  This role is responsible for the UCT customer projects, working alongside other Project Accounting Analysts. Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:

     

    • Gather, analyze, prepare, and summarize information relative to projects to assist the business unit management team 
    • Set up and maintain percentage of completion, time & materials, and ratable projects in the ERP system once orders are awarded. May require interaction with the contracts, proposals, revenue recognition, and other organizations.
    • Create, update, and maintain estimate at completion project templates (EACs) by working closely with the business unit project managers
    • Prepare month end journal entries related to the project cost and calculation of percent complete for revenue recognition
    • Assess performance of specific projects and prepare reports to inform management and business unit leaders of overall project performance
    • May interface with financial planning and analysis (FP&A) organization in forecasting and completing ad hoc analysis as required
    • Strong communication and analytical skills are desired

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA or MBA preferred
    • Strong, demonstrated leadership skills
    • Ownership of assigned tasks and areas of responsibility; proven follow-through; execution to completion with minimal direction
    • Strong attention to detail; highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized
    • Superior analytical and problem solving skills
    • Ability to self-check results and reasonableness before publication to ensure accuracy
    • Ability to multi-task and handle several priorities simultaneously
    • Desire to succeed in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment
    • Ability to work both independently and in a team
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Advanced Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills required
    • Experience in software related industry a plus
    • Experience with Deltek CostPoint a plus

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