Comfort Systems USA Southeast
08 May 2021
05 Jun 2021
Job role
Contract type
Full time


In the role of Accountant, you will prepare financial reports to track the organization's assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liabilities, and other related financial actives.

Job Duties

  • Performs general cost accounting and other related duties in the accounting department
  • Prepares periodic (monthly) balance sheets, income statements, and profit and loss statements
  • Maintains the general ledger
  • Codes invoices, sets up new accounts, reconciles accounts, and closes the monthly books
  • Processes Certified Payroll for Federally funded construction jobs
  • Reconciles customer accounts and manages accounts receivable collections
  • Verifies payment of invoices associated with accounts payable and ensures payments are charged to the appropriate accounts
  • Provides outside auditors with assistance; gathers necessary account information and documents to preform annual audit
  • Files required tax forms with federal, state, and local government agencies
  • As appropriate, coordinates with software vendor to maintain accounting software system; recommends updates to enhance the accounting software
  • Completes in person or online training as needed
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


  • Extensive knowledge of general financial accounting and cost accounting
  • Understanding of and liability to adhere to generally accepted accounting principles
  • Highly proficient with accounting software
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be reliable and extremely trustworthy to maintain confidential and meticulous records
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software

Additional Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related discipline required
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in accounting related field
  • Experience in the Construction industry preferred
  • Must be able to pass a full background and drug screening
  • Prolonged periods sitting stationary and working on a computer
  • Ability to stand, squat, bend, stoop and comfortably lift up to 50 lbs

Comprehensive Benefits

  • Competitive compensation package including base salary, commission opportunities, and monthly vehicle allowance
  • Medical, Vision, Dental
  • Paid holiday and vacation
  • 401(K) Plan with multiple investment options
  • Training and development programs
  • Company–paid employee assistance program
  • Employee discount programs
  • Company–paid and voluntary life insurance
  • Company–paid and voluntary accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D)
  • Company–paid short–term disability and voluntary long–term disability
  • Healthcare reimbursement account and dependent care reimbursement account
  • Vehicle discount programs

??? Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Comfort Systems USA (Southeast), Inc. is an equal opportunity employer in all aspects of employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

We strive to foster a work environment that includes and embraces racial, ethnic and gender diversity and other individual differences. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion helps us attract and retain the best talent, enables employees to realize their full potential, and drives high performance through innovation and collaboration.

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