Project Accountant

Recruiter
Building Talent, LLC
Location
Dallas, Texas, United States
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
23 Feb 2021
Closes
25 Feb 2021
Ref
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Job role
Accountant
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Description:

The Project Accountant is a key part of the revenue team. Project Accountants are responsible for managing all contractual and financial details of a set of projects from start to finish. As such, this position will be responsible for any combination of the following activities:
  • Setting up contracts with clients
  • Managing project related expenditures (invoices, labor time) and producing invoices to clients
  • Journal Entries to accrue or defer revenue to the correct time period
  • Working closely with project managers to ensure that all project related support is in place (contracts, change orders, invoicing, expenses, etc.)
  • Working closely with clients to ensure that they have everything they need.
  • Following up with clients on accounts receivable items

Requirements:

The successful candidate must possess the following attributes and skills:
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to stay organized with multiple projects
  • Comfortable working in a team environment that can sometimes be stressful due to monthly close deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills with both external and internal customers
  • Solid foundation in accounting principles and practice
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Strong Excel Skills
  • Familiarity with Deltek Accounting system a plus, but not a requirement. However, must be able to demonstrate familiarity with a similar accounting system
  • Willingness to pitch in and do anything to help the overall Accounting team succeed.