Project Accountant

  • Location
    Rochester, Michigan
  • Salary
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Project Accountant



We are in search of a Project Accountant in Rochester Hills. An ideal candidate must have 7 years of general accounting experience in the Architecture or Construction industry. You must also have a strong understanding of generally accepted accounting principles and general ledger procedures. This individual will be responsible for developing and tracking budgets, initiating, proofing, reconciling and recording client billing, and maintaining financial transaction records. This a newly created role that will allow innovative control as well as unlimited learning opportunities. Please see additional information and APPLY NOW if you meet the requirements.


Project Accountant Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Regularly maintain financial databases of assigned projects
  • Enter and monitor project budgets and projections including direct and ancillary costs and services
  • Responsible for journalizing business transactions
  • Work closely with Project Manager and CFO in preparing client billing for work performed
  • Investigate project variances to budget/bid and submit variance reports to management.
  • Assist with preparation of the quarterly reporting packages
  • Coordinate with collections, contracts, and accounts payable personnel
  • Ensure compliance with internal and external policies by reviewing contracts and outside vendor transactions
  • Review and process time sheets for work related to a project and ensure the accuracy in posting to the correct project
  • Verify and reconcile accurate project costs and revenue

    Project Accountant Qualifications & Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance strongly preferred
  • 5-7 years of general accounting experience in the Architecture or construction industry
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Interpersonal skills

    If you are interested and qualified for the Project Accountant position in Rochester, APPLY NOW!  Please see our other accounting opportunities on .

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