Accounting Coordinator - Construction - Fulton Market

Chicago Permanent USD60,000 - USD70,000
  • Progression within the company
  • Opportunity to learn different skills within construction and development

About Our Client

This Developer/General Contractor client has been growing since their inception and develop about 80% of the work they complete. They specialize in retail, commercial and restaurant construction and are looking for a Project Manager to oversee multiple projects at once in a collaborative, team environment. A couple highlights:

  • Located Downtown Chicago
  • ~$50M/year in revenue
  • 80% of projects are developed themselves
  • Projects in IL, IN, MI, CO, MO

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

  • Compensation commensurate with experience
  • 401K
  • Health benefits covered 80% for out of pocket
  • Bonus potential
  • Flexible work environment
  • Growth potential
  • Company events
  • Beer on tap
  • Outdoor rooftop space
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