Parsons Corporation Construction Auditor / Financial in Houston, Texas

Construction Audit Responsibilities:

Compliance with contract terms is the focus of this audit. A detailed review of the contractor's invoicing activity is completed to insure only allowable costs have been reimbursed. Cost recovery opportunities identified in the audit are pursued with the contractor. Audit findings are presented as follows:

Contractor Related — cost recovery opportunities for contractually unallowable costs reimbursed

Project Specific — typically non-functioning internal controls creating contract non-compliance

Global — project specific observations which are applicable to a variety of capital projects

Construction auditing blends critical financial, operational, and compliance approaches to develop audit programs that assess, evaluate and make recommendations to those managing construction projects.

Some core financial elements in construction audits include:

Contract accounting, reconciliations, pricing, allowable costs, overhead, change orders, and supporting documentation for claimed costs.

Audits also evaluate key operational functions such as:

Contractor selection process, contract development, change orders, schedule management, and delivery timeliness.

Compliance elements can include:

Funding documentation requirements, and compliance with current laws and regulations.


4-year degree in Accounting or Business Administration (or equivalent) and 5-10 years of auditing experience, at least some of which has been in the engineering/construction industry.

Certifications - Certified Fraud Examiner, Association of Certified Fraud Examiner;

Certified Internal Controls Auditor, The Institute for Internal Controls

2-3 years contracts/construction experience

CIA, CFE, and/or CICA Professional certification required


Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field.

Minimum of 7-9 years’ experience in the accounting/auditing sector with at least 2-3 years contracts/construction experience.

Excellent communication and computer skills are required for a construction auditor.

Parsons is an equal-opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

Parsons is proud of our 70 years in delivering engineering, technical, and construction services to our legacy markets: -infrastructure, industrial, federal, and construction. As markets have evolved, so have we. Parsons is a provider of choice for cybersecurity and alternative project delivery services. We believe talent, passion, and commitment generate success. Parsons employees go the distance for our customers and give back to the communities in which we live and work. We welcome self-starters who have the ability to solve problems elegantly-and who believe in our core values of integrity, safety, quality, innovation, sustainability, and diversity. If this describes you, join us! Parsons delivers a better world.-

Job Auditing

Organization null

Title Construction Auditor / Financial

Primary Location US-TX-Houston

Requisition ID 39525