Jacobs Corporate Accounting Manager in Dallas, Texas

Corporate Accounting Manager


Jacobs is one of the largest publicly traded (NYSE: JEC) and diverse providers of professional technical services in the world. Founded in 1947 with over 70,000 employees worldwide.

The company’s service portfolio consists of a comprehensive range of business solutions related to engineering, architecture, construction, operations and maintenance and scientific and specialty consulting.

Our Dallas Accounting Team is currently seeking a Corporate Accounting Manager.


  • Record and reconcile the Company’s equity compensation plans and associated intercompany transactions

  • Preparation of Company’s equity compensation plans sections of the quarterly SEC Forms 10-Q and 8-K (earnings release) and annual Form 10-K in accordance with US GAAP and SEC requirements

  • Review financial disclosures in the annual report, proxy and other related filings

  • Drive process improvement and identify opportunities for cost savings

  • Participate in the development and maintenance of policies and procedures for financial reporting activities, and their continuous improvement process including automation and acceleration

  • Participate in cross functional projects and assist other functions with financial reporting and disclosure matters

  • Prepare monthly closing journal entries and account reconciliations

  • Prepare, prepaid amortization schedules and monthly amortization journal entries

  • Prepares ad hoc reports and analyses, as requested

  • All duties performed are in compliance with GAAP, Company policies and procedures, SEC reporting requirements, and Sarbanes-Oxley Act requirements

  • Responsible for reading, understanding, and following the applicable process narratives pertaining to Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) requirements

  • Provide support as needed to external auditors


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field

  • Licensed CPA

  • 10 yearsexperience in Public Accounting

  • Experience with a large ERP system required, Oracle preferred

  • Experience with Hyperion Financial Management

  • Exposure to consolidations, currency translation, and international accounting and reporting issues

  • Ability to collaborate with others

  • At least 10 years of relevant experience in a commercial business environment

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management and external auditors

  • Ability to work in a fast, dynamic environment, and prioritize competing priorities

  • Technical knowledge and understanding of US GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements and controls

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills

  • Demonstrated analytical, problem solving and process improvement skills

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace

Primary Location United States-Texas-Dallas

Travel No

Req ID: ACC00008N