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Project Accountant - Remote

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Date: Jul 27, 2022

Location: Apex, NC, US, 27523 Boston, MA, US, 02205-9761 Baltimore, MD, US, 21229-9998 Jersey City, NJ, US, 07302 Washington, DC, DC, US, 20018 Houston, TX, US, 77094 Tampa, FL, US, 33612-9998 Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104-9998 Nashville, TN, US, 37203 Canonsburg, PA, US, 15317 Austin, TX, US, 78746 Atlanta, GA, US, 30304-9998 Cleveland, OH, US, 44114 Evanston, IL, US, 60201

Company: Ansys

Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation. We empower the world’s most innovative companies to deliver transformational products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software solutions, we help our customers solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination. Whether you are a software developer, product engineer, sales team member, or part of our corporate team, at Ansys we know that by embracing what makes us each unique, we become collectively better.



The Accountant I is a regional position that reports into the Supervisor, Projects and Royalties, based in Canonsburg, PA. This position will work with Ansys Customer Excellence (ACE), Reliability Engineering Services (RES), legal, business operations and other stakeholders to properly track consulting projects for revenue recognition and invoicing.



  • Review incoming purchase orders and statements of work to set up new projects in NetSuite and timesheet systems
  • Work with the ACE and RES organizations to track project completion status
  • Accurately and timely recognize revenue and invoice amounts due as per signed statements of work
  • Calculate and record project labor expense
  • Post journal entries to the general ledger
  • Perform monthly general ledger account reconciliations
  • Assist with royalty processing
  • Support the integration of newly acquired companies by assisting with transition to ANSYS policies and procedures
  • Support the department’s values and learning initiatives



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, or equivalent work experience
  • Strong follow-up skills with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Intermediate Excel skills



  • Project accounting and revenue recognition experience
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Experience working at a public, multinational technology company
  • Alteryx, Oracle and NetSuite experience a plus


At Ansys, our diverse, collaborative teams give us the strength and insight to solve the world’s most challenging engineering problems. Our ONE Ansys culture has at its core:

  • Customer Focus
  • Results and Accountability
  • Innovation
  • Transparency and Integrity
  • Mastery
  • Inclusiveness
  • Sense of Urgency
  • Collaboration and Teamwork


At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary leaders across the globe. Collectively we strive to change the world with innovative technology and transformational solutions. With a prestigious reputation in servicing well-known, world-class companies, standards at Ansys are high – met by those willing to rise to the occasion and meet those challenges head-on. At Ansys, it’s about the learning, the discovery and the collaboration. It’s about the “what’s next” as much as the “mission accomplished.” And it’s about the melding of disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can and do impact real people in real ways. All this is forged within a working environment built on respect, autonomy and ethics.
At Ansys, you will find yourself among those eager to drive the world towards the next best thing with hands planted firmly on the wheel. Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation technology, empowering our customers to turn their design concepts into successful, innovative products faster and at lower cost.  As a measure of our success in attaining these goals, Ansys has been recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by prestigious publications such as Bloomberg Businessweek and FORTUNE magazines.
Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following awards: Bay Area Best Places to Work, a Pillar World Awards Gold Winner, Fast Company Best Places to Work for Innovators, a Gold Stevie Award for Great Employers, the FORTUNE Future 50, a DCA Silver Winner, an R&D100 Finalist, a 20% by 2020 Women on Boards winner, a 2020 Pittsburgh Tech 50 – finalist, and America’s Most Responsible Companies.
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We are committed to creating a culture of inclusion and belonging where everyone thrives as ONE Ansys team.

Ansys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.
Ansys does not accept unsolicited referrals for vacancies, and any unsolicited referral will become the property of Ansys. Upon hire, no fee will be owed to the agency, person, or entity.


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