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Project Accountant-Construction

Standard Builders, Inc. Newington, CT
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Standard Builders, Inc. is looking for a detail-oriented team player with a Construction Accounting Background. Project Accountants are responsible for organizing and processing all on-going daily accounting activities associated with a construction project.

The Project Accountant is responsible for Client billing, change order preparation, accounts payable and job costing as they relate to assigned projects. Salary commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities for Project Accountant Position:

• Review approved subcontractor billing for accuracy
• Manage subcontractor compliance with terms and conditions of the contract, including items such as bonds, insurance, waivers, billing accuracy, etc.
• Confirm contract status for new subcontractor billing
• Review and maintain accurate Project Cost Report
• Generate and accurately process monthly General Construction G702/703 requisition billing in a timely manner
• Investigate any unbilled project costs
• Maintain financial project files
• Assist in financial aspects of project close-out
• Additional assignments upon request of accounting supervisors

Requirements for Project Accountant Position:
• Bachelor Degree in Accounting or related field
• 3-5 years’ experience in construction accounting
• Knowledge of Sage 300 (Timberline) software a plus
• Knowledge of Excel
• Proficient in G702/703 formatted requisition billing
• Clear understanding of contract types (Construction Manager as Agent, Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP), Lump Sum, Cost Plus)
• Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment, high sense of urgency and ownership of work, with a demonstrated ability to manage to deadlines.
• Strong organization skills with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and attention to detail
• Communication, organization and analytical skills

Standard Builders, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, 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.

Standard Builders, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Building Careers & Buildings Since 1949

Standard Builders is a mid-size construction company providing services to the private sector, to a collection of highly respected clients in commercial, higher education and health care. We utilize state-of-the-art technologies including MS Project, Procore, Timberline/Sage, REVIT, OST, iSqFt and Navisworks. Standard Builders has been recognized with numerous awards in recent years including Best Places to Work in Connecticut award (2007-2010),Top Workplace in Connecticut award (2011-18), Outstanding Ethics award (2011, 2012), AGC of Connecticut General Contractor/Construction Manager of the Year award, AGC Build Connecticut award for best large renovation project, best small renovation project and other specialty project. Standard Builders has a 70 year tradition of offering a complete range of high-quality, professional construction services encompassing General Contracting, Construction Management and Design-Build project delivery methods. Our services reflect a commitment to blending traditional building values with the needs of today's clients. Customer service is what defines Standard Builders. Our territory is Connecticut and Western/Central Massachusetts. To learn more about Standard Builders access our website at EOE/AA


52 Holmes Road Newington, CT 06237
Newington, CT


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