Senior Accountant - Construction

Weymouth Permanent USD70,000 - USD110,000 per year
  • Report directly to the CFO
  • Opportunity to work from home 1 day per week

About Our Client

We are currently partnered with a small Real Estate and Construction company in their search for a Senior Accountant. This position will report directly to the CFO of the company and will help oversee the bookkeepers work. The ideal candidate will have Yardi and experience with job costing. This position will be very hands on and this role will wear a lot of hats. If interested, please read on and apply to the Senior Accountant - Construction position based near Weymouth, MA.

Job Description

The Senior Accountant - Construction will be responsible for the following:

  • Manage project financials including WIP reporting
  • Review all contractor and vendor invoices for compliance with contract terms
  • Manage contractor and vendor compliance with regard to insurance, lien waivers, etc.
  • Preparation of lender and JV partner reporting
  • Preparation of lender and JV partner construction draw requests
  • Work with bookkeeper to oversee data entry into the accounting system for A/P, A/R and contract commitment module
  • Payment and tracking of payable invoices and responding to vendor inquiries
  • 1099 preparation
  • Preparation of supporting schedules to track key items such as mortgages and real estate taxes
  • Preparation and billing of CAM reconciliations, CPI increases and percentage rents
  • Analysis of and adjustments to General Ledger in preparation for month end reporting
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting
  • Preparation of annual budgets
  • Preparation of year-end tax reporting
  • Assist in all other functions of accounting and treasury: e.g., bank account maintenance, corporate annual reporting requirements, etc
  • Administering the workers compensation policy including the filing of claims
  • Assist with various aspects of the HR function
  • Special projects as needed
  • Will report directly to Controller/Chief Financial Officer

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.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Senior Accountant - Construction will have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field
  • 4-5 years of real estate accounting experience, experience in construction preferred
  • Real estate development experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Yardi preferred; Sage100 a plus
  • Must be proficient in Excel
  • Must be highly organized to stay current with extensive and varied tasks
  • Must be flexible, as the functions of the position will vary

What's on Offer

The Senior Accountant - Construction will be rewarded with the following:

  • $70,000-$110,000 depending on experience
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 401k with match
  • PTO
  • ETC.
Erin McQuillan
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