Project Accountant

$60,000 - $70,000 yearly
Job Category: Accounting & Finance
Position Type: Direct Hire / Permanent
Work Model: In Office
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Job ID: 139138
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance
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LaSalle Network has partnered with a leading construction group in Nashville, TN. Our client has a great direct hire opportunity for a Project Accountant. This position is 100% on-site. The Project Accountant will have a variety of responsibilities and must be able to prioritize tasks as necessary. The ideal candidate will possess strong communication skills.

Project Accountant Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for monthly project billings including gathering and reviewing of subcontractor pay applications, commitments and invoices, as well as the compilation of owner billings
  • Point of contact for subcontractors and vendors
  • Work closely with the accounting team
  • Understanding AIA G702 and G703 or equivalent
  • Ensure a steady cash flow by routinely auditing and reviewing A/R aging and support project managers with collections activities
  • Attend project kick-off meetings and review contracts for financial matters such as billing requirements, change order procedures, reimbursable vs. non-reimbursable costs, allowable mark-ups, fee structure and retainage requirements
  • Work with Project Managers verify job setup information is correctly mapped to GL and Customer Accounts and to resolve errors
  • Daily collaboration with project managers
  • Assist project managers with project cost reporting
  • Gathering risk management documentation such as bonds, risk mitigation compliance, insurance certificates and subcontractor default insurance data entry
  • Contacting subcontractors and vendors while pursuing project specific financial information
  • Collaborating with financial institutions

Project Accountant Requirements :
  • 2+ years project accounting experience is required
  • A thorough knowledge of standard contract terms
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Vista Viewpoint, Sage, Procore software or equivalent experience desired
  • Must have excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to take ownership of projects with high-quality results
  • Construction background preferred but open to any industry

If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the qualifications, please apply today!

Thank you,

Linda Daniel
Senior Project Manager
LaSalle Network
LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.