Project Accountant

  • Job #7706

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  • Wages: $18-27.00/hr
  • Hours: Part Time
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A locally owned and operated company specializing in automated manufacturing solutions is seeking a Project Accountant to join their team. This opportunity is with a cutting edge- new company who is poised for growth. The ultimate candidate will be comfortable in a team-centric business environment where everyone pitches in and lends a hand where needed. This position will start with a flexible part time schedule and eventually transition into a full time role.

To qualify for this position you MUST have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field preferred
  • 2+ years of progressive experience in a relevant field
  • Basic knowledge of GAAP
  • Proficient with computer spreadsheet packages and Quickbooks software
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written, including the ability to convey complex financial issues to non-financial users
  • Excellent organizational skills, time management and customer service skills
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Billing/Accounts Receivable experience in the professional service industry preferred

As a Project Accountant, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Maintaining project-related records, including contracts and change orders
  • Authorizing the transfer of expenses into and out of project-related accounts
  • Reviewing and entering supplier invoices and time sheets for work related to a project
  • Reviewing and entering overhead charges to be applied to a project
  • Investigating project variances and submit variance reports to management
  • Conferring with receivables staff regarding unpaid contract billings
  • Reporting on project profitability, the remaining funding available, and any opportunities for additional billings
  • Responding to requests for more detail from customers
  • Closing out project accounts upon project completion
  • Compiling information for internal and external auditors, as required

Physical Requirements and Environment: Office environment. Must be able to sit for long periods of time. May occasionally be required to lift up to 25 pounds.

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