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Project Accountant in Dallas, TX at Penhall Company

Date Posted: 11/16/2021

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    Dallas, TX
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Job Description

As a Project Accountant, you will be required to report to the Region Controller and manage all accounting/cost aspects of projects working with Project Managers, Branch Managers and Regional Controllers to ensure project financials are reported accurately each month  Your duties will also include reviewing budgets and preparing financial reports. Top-Notch project accountants ensure consistent billing and prepare reliable financial reports.


Specific Role Responsibilities:


  • Ensuring all project budgets are set up in Vista (ERP)
  • Ensuring all project related costs are booked to the correct project each month.
  • Ensuring all monthly accruals are made at month end to project cost
  • Reviewing and auditing job cost on projects to ensure accuracy
  • Ensuring all Change Orders on projects are executed and projected revenue, cost and gross profit numbers are updated in Vista each month
  • Ensuring all projects are billed to clients weekly and/or monthly


Job Requirements

Skills & Experience  Requirements:

  • Experience with project accounting
  • Ability to review, interpret and organize data and information
  • English – proficient in business writing and oral communication
  • Understand financial terms and basic financial instruments (bonds; guarantees; payment security)
  • Strong communicator
  • High efficiency in MS Excel
  • Experience in Vista ERP beneficial
  • Computer/Office Machines – Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint

Ability to pass pre-employment and random screening for illegal substances


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