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Kiewit Corp

Entry Level Business Specialist

Canada-British Columbia-Burnaby


Company Information

Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2015 revenues of $9 billion and employs more than 22,000 staff and craft employees.

How We’re Different
•    Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record 
•    Named to the Best Workplaces in Canada by the Great Place to Work Institute Canada for the sixth year in a row 
•    Extended health, dental and vision insurance where employees can get expert support for work, life, and everything in between 
•    RRSP plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of weekly base wages 
•    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year, in addition to statutory holidays per each province’s guidelines 
•    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 

Job Description

•    Reviews and ensures overall Financial accuracy for the assigned project.
•    High level of involvement in the operation of our cost control system and analysis of construction costs.
•    Analyze project domain documents, processes and systems – utilizing the SAP and Hard Dollar technology suite of products.
•    Troubleshooting job conditions, accounting, financial projections, human resources, payroll, purchasing, taxes, and subcontracts.
•    Helps adhere to compliance with federal and state taxes including payroll, use and property taxes.
•    Assists in the supervision of the project business office staff including accounts payable, payroll, and reception functions.
•    Obtains documentation to support subcontracts, material contracts and owner progress estimates including bonding, insurance and lien releases.
•    Responsible for training subordinate business office personnel.

•    Bachelor's degree in Administration with a minor in Accounting or Finance or any other related field
•    1 - 4 years of experience in construction industry (mining, oil/gas, civil, etc.)
•    Very familiar with Excel (Pivot tables, IF statements, VBA/Macros, etc.)
•    Self-reliable, willing to learn and good attitude
•    Able to relocate within Western Canada or elsewhere in Canada

Kiewit believes in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination, and complies with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.

Contact Information

Kiewit CorpConstruction/Project ManagementDonna GanskeTalent Acquisition Leadhttps://kiewitcareers.kiewit.com
Posting Date: 09-Mar-2017Construction/Project ManagementAccounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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