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Sr Accountant

Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Closing date
Feb 12, 2024

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Innovate to solve the world's most important challenges

Join a team recognized for leadership, innovation and diversity

The future is what you make it.

When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the things that make the future. That means changing the way we fly, fueling jets in an eco-friendly way, keeping buildings smart and safe and even making it possible to breathe on Mars.

Working at Honeywell isn't just about developing cool things. That's why all our employees enjoy access to dynamic career opportunities across different fields and industries.

Are you ready to help us make the future?

As a mid-level Professional in Engineering Cost Accounting, the successful candidate will evaluate, control, and process transactions for complex customer agreements. Working in a team environment, the individual will develop the knowledge and experience to advise Engineering Program Teams on proper accounting for long-term projects and the related financial implications. The team continually evaluates our standard processes, so there are many opportunities to contribute to improvements and demonstrate technical skills.

The Senior Accountant role at Honeywell, part of the Honeywell's Finance Rotational Leadership program. The roles in this program will be offered targeted training and mentorship to support learning and exposure across various financial disciplines and Honeywell processes. Each step of the program will offer development experiences with the intent to offer career progression within the Honeywell Finance organization.

Key Responsibilities:

Learn the principles of Accounting for long-term engineering contracts.
Work with program teams to ensure proper project set-up
Communicate with Program Teams to guide and resolve issues related to Program Accounting
Support monthly journal entries, Accounting Close and Account Reconciliation processes
Complete quarterly/annual schedules that feed Accounting Footnotes
Support external and internal audits and Balance Sheet Reviews
Implement and manage change when necessary to meet team goals
Conduct financial due diligence and apply accounting procedures while also gathering and analyzing data
Seek methods to enhance overall efficiency and performance
Think Globally, work closely with support teams, and other regions
Share knowledge and ensure consistency as we bring additional site support under the Phoenix RFC.
Review, analyze, streamline and standardize department processes, work instructions, business practices


Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance
2+ years of directly related accounting/financial analysis experience
1+ years of experience in a Big 7 Consulting firm
Due to defense contract related work, must be a U.S. Citizen


CPA preferred
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and business processes
Strong written and verbal communications skills, with ability to quickly and positively influence others
Ability to deal tactfully and confidently with customers/personnel at all organizational levels in independent and often stressful and ambiguous situations
Project management skills; ability to effectively participate and/or lead projects/teams
Effective listening skills, and flexibility in approach to solutions
Strong analytical, problem solving, decision making and organization skills
Innovative; focus on process improvement
Ability to work flexible hours to meet monthly/quarterly closing requirements
Experience in Excel and Access
SAP Experience preferred
Additional Information
JOB ID: HRD214132
Category: Finance
Location: 1944 E Sky Harbor Circle,Phoenix,Arizona,85034,United States

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.

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