Corporate Accounting Manager in Pasadena, CA at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

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Corporate Accounting Manager

Why Join Parsons?

Parsons provides complex, solution-oriented services for the defense, intelligence, security, and smart cities markets. Our purpose is to Deliver a Better World. We do this with digitally-enabled defense, security and infrastructure solutions. These solutions respond to opportunities created by disruptive technology, expanding global population, urbanization, aging infrastructure and security challenges.


As Parsons continues to transition the Corporate Controllership post-IPO,  we are adding a Corporate Accounting Manager to our team in Pasadena, CA.  The successful candidate will Manage the monthly consolidation process and ensures the monthly journal entries are properly prepared and approved.   You will support the VP of Finance and VP, Finance, Planning & Analysis with monthly internal reporting processes and quarterly and year-end SEC reporting.  The Accounting Manager will own the lease accounting process pursuant to the Company’s adoption of ASC 842 and provide direction and management for the corporate department accounting staff. 


  • Responsible for the corporate consolidation including the review of the business unit inputs, wide intercompany balances, and information supplied for SEC reporting.
  • Ensure that all recurring and non-recurring journal entries have been properly prepared and approved. 
  • Coordinates the company’s performance reporting overhead transfers that impact Corporate. 
  • Prepare supporting schedules for internal and external financial reporting.
  • Prepare or review various corporate general ledger reconciliations.
  • Oversight of the corporate accounting general ledger reviews.
  • Responsible for calculation and submittal of quarterly income tax payments for various deferred compensation plans.
  • Assists payroll department with computation of annual 1099 forms.
  • Manages two corporate accounting staff members.


  • 4-year degree in Accounting, Economics, Business (or equivalent) and 5+ years of related work experience.
  • CPA required.
  • Public accounting experience preferred. 
  • Experience with the engineering and construction industry is a plus.


Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.