Project Accountant
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Project Accountant

Job Description

Ref ID: 05140-0011409015

Classification: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: $60000.00 to $75000.00 yearly

Can you thrive in a demanding work environment? Do you want to be part of a prestigious company? Robert Half Finance may have the job you are looking for. Financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting will be among your duties as Project Accountant. Superior analytical skills are crucial to this position. Beyond solid compensation, this full-time role comes with excellent benefits and the opportunity to grow.

What you get to do every day:

- Prepare monthly consolidated P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

- Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

- Formulate Balance Sheet account reconciliations

- Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions

- Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives

- Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP

- Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

- Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary

- Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests

Job Requirements

- Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

- Earlier accounting experience in a construction environment is highly valued

- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

- Exceptional time management skills preferred

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

- Skillful in analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Skilled with ERP systems

- SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus

- 5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

- Strong familiarity with Ledger Account Analysis

- General familiarity with expense management

- Practical knowledge of Maximizing Profitability

- Demonstrated knowledge of project accounting

- Cash Flow Analysis experience

- Knowledge of cost analysis

- Formal Project Management experience

- Adeptness in Managing Project Risks

- Cost accounting experience

- Great attention to detail

- Self-starter and strong ethical standards

- Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Job Snapshot

Base Pay 60,000.00 CAD - 75,000.00 CAD /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting, Finance
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 05140-0011409015
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Project Accountant

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