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Kiewit Corporation Operations Finance Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts

Requisition ID: 128939

Job Level: Mid Level

Department: Business Management

Market: Corporate Home Office

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

The role will manage all accounting and finance needs at a project level. Each project at Kiewit is run like a small business, with this person acting as the CFO of their project, typically up to $200M in size. This position interfaces directly with project and district level management, providing trusted insight into the financial health of a project. The primary focuses of this position include: evaluating construction job cost, data reporting/analysis for management, budgeting/forecasting and revenue recognition. This person is also responsible for training, development, and management of all project business staff.


This role will be based out of Waltham, MA and focus on projects in the surrounding Boston area


• Leads project forecast reviews, utilizes historical and trending data to validate forecast, and follows Company standards for cost and revenue reporting

• Shows eagerness to learn the ins and outs of the field operations to better understand and communicate financial reports and data

• Supports Operations team with decision making by identifying, quantifying, and communicating financial risks and opportunities

• Manages employee performance using the division of responsibilities, clearly communicates expectations and goals, and provides coaching and radically honest feedback during employee performance reviews

• Prepares client invoicing, manages accounts receivable and revenue, and reviews project cash flow projection on a monthly basis

• Reviews and understands prime contract and change orders, including insurance, taxes, payment terms, and labor laws

• Follows and implements proper internal controls, and acts as main point of contact for any internal or external financial audits

• Drives continuous improvement throughout the organization and is a proponent for positive change

• Earns trust, credibility, and buy in of processes from Operations team to create better cohesion and clear communication within the organization

• Displays first-rate customer service skills - willing to help with a positive attitude when/where needed, and be helped with gratitude


• 5 years business administration, accounting, general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and tax

• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, and/or an equivalent degree

• Highly skilled in Microsoft Excel

• Effective communication (both oral and written), organization and interpersonal skills

• Strong work ethic and eagerness to produce high quality results

• Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team

• High level of professionalism and standards

• Travel and/or relocation may be required for this position (up to 10%) Must be able to travel and/or relocate as business needs require.

We are 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.

Company: Kiewit