IT Financial Services Director

Dallas, Texas
02 Sep 2016
15 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company

With 2015 revenues of approximately $12.1 billion and net income of $302 million, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs) is one of the largest publicly traded (NYSE: JEC) and diverse providers of professional technical services in the world. Founded in 1947, the company has a market capitalization of $4.35 billion and over 63,000 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.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Drive and develop strategic strategies for IT including regular analysis of spend data and recommendations of best practices
  • Responsible for accounting transactions and controls, budget and forecasts, financial reporting and analysis
  • Management of IT service chargeback, IT staff administration and invoice processing for a $300M/year for the global IT organization
  • Drive process improvement and identify opportunities for cost savings
  • Participate in the development and maintenance of policies and procedures
  • Develop and deliver effective and timely business analysis
  • Develop and maintain an effective control environment over areas of responsibility
  • Participate in cross functional projects and assist other functions with financial reporting and disclosure matters
  • Prepares ad hoc reports and analyses, as requested
  • Management of 10+ employees located in different geographies

Candidate to have:

  • Minimum of eight years' managerial accounting experience required
  • 4 year business degree required, accounting a plus
  • Experience working for a large company with $1B+ sales required
  • Good communication and analytical skills required
  • Experience managing large and complex budget required
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Demonstrated analytical, problem solving and process improvement skills
  • Equipment lease administration a plus
  • 3 years' experience working within an IT organization a plus
  • Experience working for an International company a plus

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.