Project Accountant

Reno, NV

Description:

Our client, a well-known and established construction company in the Reno, NV area is seeking a Project Accountant to join their team. This is a great opportunity to join a successful and growing company that offers a clear path to progression and salary increases.

Job Responsibilities:

• Create project accounts in the accounting system
• Maintain project-related records, including contracts and change orders
• Authorize access to project accounts
• Authorize the transfer of expenses into and out of project-related accounts
• Review and approve supplier invoices related to a project
• Review and approve time sheets for work related to a project
• Review and approve overhead charges to be applied to a project
• Review account totals related to project assets and expenses
• Investigate project variances and submit variance reports to management
• Confer with receivables staff regarding unpaid contract billings
• Report on project profitability to management
• Report to management on any opportunities for additional billings
• Report to management regarding the remaining funding available for projects
• Create or approve all project-related billings to customers
• Investigate all project expenses not billed to customers
• Respond to requests for more detail from customers
• Approve the write-off of any project-related billings that cannot be billed to or collected from customers
• Close out project accounts upon project completion
• Create and submit government reports and tax returns related to projects
• Compile information for internal and external auditors, as required

Job Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in Business or Engineering
• Detailed knowledge of project contracts and change order documents
• Excellent communication and writing skills
• Three years of experience in project accounting

Locations

Reno

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