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Req #: R136862


  • SA - Riyadh

Job Description:


The accountant will be an internal position within Parsons in Riyadh Corporate Headquarters and will work from the early stages of one the most exciting and largest projects in the world.

Role involves completion of a wide variety of clerical and accounting duties within an accounting function of the Finance unit within a major program.  Also, postholder will receive, compile, and prepare accounting information for input in the accounting system or for use by other departments, suppliers, and/or Clients.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Coordinate cost accounting in accordance with client billing requirements.
  • Coordinates company disbursements, making sure that cost data is charged to proper cost accounts.
  • Processing payroll into proper cost accounts.
  • Receives and compiles accounting information from internal or external sources that may include other Finance units, other Departments, other Parsons Companies, Suppliers, Clients.  Audits information for conformance to requirements.
  • Sorts information for accounting records.  Compares and sorts by supplier, client, or account number, or by cost center.  Maintains logs and records of all incoming materials.
  • Processes financial records.  Prepares vouchers, journals, and other reports.  Inputs information into a computerized accounting system. Prepares information for use by other Departments, Clients and/or suppliers.  Prepares ledgers of accounting activities.
  • Processes payments to vendors and subcontracts.
  • Performs reconciliations and/or proofs.
  • Answers telephone inquiries.
  • Prepares reports, manuals, agendas, correspondence, and memorandum for use by other departments, clients, and/or suppliers, tailored to their individual requirements.
  • May code accounts payable invoices for proper account posting.
  • Prepares draft invoices.  Reconciles unbilled schedules with draft invoices.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

What Required Skills You’ll Bring

  • BS Degree in Accounting or Business Administration with major in accounting. 
  • Minimum 6 years of accounting experience, along with good communication skills, ability to follow instructions accurately, and work as part of a team. 
  • Computer literacy and experience with data entry of financial materials is required.
  • This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this position. 
  • The actual duties, responsibilities, and qualifications may vary based on assignment and are not limited to those listed.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.


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Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, and defense/security.

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