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Jacobs Accountant in Lithonia, Georgia

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow. Through the delivery of our operations and maintenance services, you’ll make it simpler and more seamless for our municipal clients to operate safely and efficiently, empowering communities to focus on what matters most to them – people.

As Accountant you’ll join Jacobs’ collaborative team in Stonecrest, GA. You’ll use your strong organization skills and ability to communicate with staff at all levels to assist with meeting our client’s objectives. You’ll assist in the annual and quarterly audit process, reconcile city bank accounts, update fixed asset additions/ disposals, and record asset depreciation. You’ll also reconcile cash collections on a daily basis, review and record monthly procurement card expenses, record hotel motel excise tax accrual and revenue transfers, record motor vehicle excise tax accrual and revenue transfers, record weekly property tax revenue to general ledger, prepare work papers, and assist with general accounting questions related to job duties.

Join Jacobs and we will assist in continuing the development of your skills and exploring all that you can do across our global company, with opportunities to share your knowledge along the way. 

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and experience in state or local government financial administration

  • Advanced Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Valid driver’s license

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • Ability to coordinate multiple deadlines while working with staff at all levels

  • Experience working with elected officials

  • Experience working in a public-private partnership

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language. (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf)

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.