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MasTec Utility Services Sr. Accountant in Woodbury, Minnesota

MasTec North America, Inc. is a leading national infrastructure construction company operating throughout the United States. MasTec – Utility Services' activities include the installation, maintenance and upgrade of communication and utility infrastructure, including but not limited to: communications, electrical and natural gas distribution infrastructure.

At MasTec you’ll be joining a family, where we are dedicated to supporting each other and building an atmosphere of teamwork. As part of our team, your opportunities are limitless.

In addition to the valuable skills gained through training and on-the-job experience, MasTec offers competitive pay, including medical, vision and dental coverage, 401K and employee stock discounts.

MasTec Utility Services Group is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service! Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. MOS Codes 36A and 36B relate well to this position.

Job Purpose

The Accountant is responsible for performing Accounting-related duties on a professional level. This position carries out responsibilities in the following functional areas: entering general ledger entries, reconciling accounts, preparing balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other financial reports, and performing general analysis. This position supports the Operations team and works with other Accounting team members and personnel from all departments.

Essential Functions

  • Perform general journal entries, ensuring accuracy of data.

  • Reconciling accounts such as Work in Process, Costs in Excess, Billings in Excess, Retainage, complex intercompany cash accounts and intercompany balances

  • Develop real estate and property tax accrual rates, as well as reconciling accounts

  • Develop and review equipment charge rates

  • Develop and allocate indirect overhead allocation rates

  • Develop processes and procedures for inventory receipts, issues, and transfers between warehouses

  • Create ad-hoc reports for management use, utilizing Oracle, OBIE, and other accounting software.

  • Analyze accounts that are reconciled and understand the accounting in Oracle of various steps.

  • Assist Finance Department support staff and answer questions from field offices.

  • Maintain compliance with federal and state regulations.

  • Perform other duties as required and/or assigned.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, copiers, and scanners.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

This position is primarily sedentary, with some filing or lifting required. Must be able to bend and lift and carry up to 20 pounds.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. The Company reserves the right to revise or change the job duties as the need arises. Management reserves the right to change the description, duties or work schedules to accommodate individuals with disabilities

Minimum Qualifications

  1. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, with 2 years of experience in Accounting.

  2. Ability to work with and adapt to various computer software quickly.

  3. Ability to handle multiple activities and meet deadlines with minimal supervision.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, with a minimum of 4 year of experience. (Construction industry preferred)

  2. Knowledge of accounts payable GL systems and requirements.

  3. Experience working with Excel and POC systems.

  4. Experience in the construction industry.

Title: Sr. Accountant

Location: MN-Woodbury

Requisition ID: 37905