Role details

Senior Project Accountant - Construction

Washington   •   USD70,000 - USD90,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Multi-Unit Residential and Healthcare Construction Company
  • Reporting directly to Senior Management

About Our Client

The Senior Project Accountant will work for a Washington DC Based General Contracting Company looking to identify a Senior Project Accountant.

Job Description

  • Effectively communicate with Project Managers regarding contract documents, change orders and other contract modifications, approvals, attend kick-off meetings and any additional services-related to billing.
  • Prepare final invoice package containing draft and final invoices for all billable projects, including all applicable backup for approval by the Revenue Accounting Manager.
  • Maintain billing folders with invoices and client and Project Manager notes.
  • Research any unbilled issues to optimize the billing possibilities for the billing period.
  • Perform routine analyses of accounting project variances, including necessary modifications, to ensure ongoing project funding.
  • Monitor contractual deliverables for on-going projects, and assure final closeouts for completed projects.
  • In conjunction with project managers, implement billing process for new projects as contractually agreed with clients.
  • Provide Accounts Payable with advice on client billing, relative to consultant invoicing and reimbursable expenses.
  • Provide labor cost and job status to project managers and clients as requested. Validate project revenue calculations.
  • Work with clients and project managers in order to collect past due amounts.
  • Monitor labor and expenses charged to projects; confirm appropriate accounting coding and correct project allocation.

The Successful Applicant

  • At least 3 years of knowledge of and experience with invoicing Time and Materials, Cost Plus Fixed Fee, and Fixed Price contracts required.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting is preferred.
  • Timberline Software or Sage Software experience required.

What's on Offer

The opportunity to grow and progress your own Accounting and Finance sectors within one of fastest growing industries on the East Coast. Competitive Salary and Bonus Structure with complementary health insurance coverage, 401K plan and a flexible work schedule.

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