Accounting Coordinator - Construction - Chicago, IL

Chicago Permanent USD55,000 - USD70,000
  • Opportunity to learn different skills within construction and development
  • 100% paid healthcare, 401k, vacation, sick time, and personal leave

About Our Client

This Chicago-based commercial General Contractor was established over 50 years ago and has developed a very strong reputation in the area. They believe in valuing and advancing their employee's careers and forming positive relationships within the community. If you are looking for a positive company culture with terrific work/life balance at a rapidly growing GC, please apply today!

  • Project Locations: Mainly Chicagoland area
  • On-site and in office flexibility
  • Family oriented culture
  • Solid leadership out of top general contractors
  • Hands off management approach
  • Great relationships with subcontractors
  • Strong pipeline of projects through 2022 leading into 2023

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


Some of the Key Responsibilities are:

Accounts Payables Duties:

  • You will be the main point of contact to bank
  • Work with third party accounting service to aid financial reporting
  • Match vendor Invoices in S&R
  • Pay Vendor Invoices

Accounts Receivables Duties:

  • Main point of contact to bank
  • Work with third party accounting service to aid financial reporting
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  • Communicate directly with customer accounting departments
  • Generate customer statements
  • Post payments

Credit Management Duties:

  • Credit applications and checks for new & existing customers
  • Contact credit references for new accounts
  • Collecting tax resale certs per state

The Successful Applicant

The qualified candidate will have experience:

  • In general construction accounting
  • AP/AR
  • Paying invoices
  • Balancing books
  • Collecting waivers
  • Paying subcontractors

What's on Offer

  • Salaries up to $70K dependent on experience
  • 401K match
  • Bonus potential
  • Healthcare, Dental, Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • 14+ vacation days
  • 7 sick days
  • Standard holidays
  • PTO
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