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Project Accountant - Construction

Project Accountant - Construction

Job ID 
2017-5656
Location 
US-WA-Vancouver
Office 
Vancouver Corporate Office
Unit Count 
N/A
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 
9/14/2017
Category 
Construction - Corporate

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Overview

The Project Accountant is responsible for a variety of accounting and risk compliance functions within the construction accounting team in accordance with Holland Partner Group’s Core Values.

 

The Holland Team consists of Associates that demonstrate strong leadership, communication, team-building, and decision-making skills.

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Review and process general job cost invoices and subcontractor billings accurately and timely.
  • Review and process project related contracts, subcontracts, purchase orders and other various agreements as required.
  • Coordinate and prepare accurate project draw packages for submission to project teams and ownership entities for funding purposes.
  • Collect and verify accuracy of construction risk compliance documents including lien waivers, affidavits and preliminary notices.
  • Prepare and distribute monthly construction accounting reports to various teams.
  • Respond to year-end tax/audit requests as required.
  • Communicate daily with construction team personnel, subcontractors and external vendors to field various project accounting questions.
  • Represent Holland Partner Group in a professional manner at all times.
  • Conform to company apparel standards and set a positive example for all Associates.
  • Perform all other duties as directed and assist the overall team effort in any way possible.

Qualifications

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent is required. A college degree or related coursework is strongly preferred however, prior accounting experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

Experience: One year minimum experience in accounting required. Previous experience in construction and/or project accounting strongly preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Ability to accurately perform multiple tasks in a complex and fast-paced operating environment.
  • Competency in Microsoft office. Yardi and/or Textura software preferred.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to accurately perform basic to intermediate mathematical functions.
  • Knowledge of basic accounting principles (i.e. journal entries, debits, credits, etc.).
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to effectively work under pressure, reassess daily competing priorities and proactively meet cyclical deadlines.
  • Must have excellent organizational skills.

Attendance: This full-time position requires the ability to work between the hours of 8am-5pm, Monday through Friday. Additional hours or overtime may be required.

This position also requires:

  • Ability to lift or move up to 20 pounds.
  • Hearing and visual ability to observe and detect signs of emergency situations.
  • Fluency in English both verbally and non-verbally.

 

 

 

The Project Accountant represents and promotes Holland's Core Values of Great People, Great Business, Deliver Exceptional Customer Service and Have Fun!  This is an excellent opportunity to apply your talent, vision, drive, and experience to the Holland Team.