Entry Level Auditor I (May 2019) - Corporate Home Office

Kiewit Omaha , NE 68102

Posted 3 months ago

Requisition ID: 76783

Position Overview

As an Auditor I for Kiewit, you will carry out the vision and mission of internal audit to evaluate risk, perform audits, and offer solutions to our business partners.

At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada, and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative. We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals they're the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won't find just anywhere. We're always pushing new limits. You can too.

Location

This position is based out of our Kiewit Plaza at 3555 Farnam Omaha, NE. This is a corporate office in a professional office setting.

Responsibilities

  • Perform financial, operational, compliance, and strategic audits

  • Review and evaluate the adequacy and effectiveness of internal controls

  • Gather and prepare audit documentation to support conclusions reached

  • Collect and analyze data to detect non-compliance with laws, regulations and management policies

  • Draft reports related to audit results and recommend changes in financial, operational, compliance, or strategic activities and present to audit leadership

  • Inspect account books and accounting systems for efficiency, effectiveness, and use of accepted accounting procedures

  • Examine whether the organization's objectives are reflected in its management activities and whether employees understand the objectives

  • Utilize automated workpaper software and other automated audit technology

  • Keep informed of pending industry changes, trends, best practices and assess the potential impact of these changes on organizational processes

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Understanding of U.S. GAAP, U.S. GAAS, and controls framework

  • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate with business partners at all levels of management

  • Critical thinking skills and the ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

  • Ability to work effectively in a group environment

  • Ability to quickly grasp new ideas and processes

  • Ability to 25% travel to project and district sites within North America and Canada

  • CPA eligible a plus

Other common names for this role: Auditor, Audit Associate, Internal Auditor

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.


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