Construction Project Accountant

Join our Corporate Accounting Team!

·         Construction accounting function for multiple divisions

·         Responsible for working with project teams to prepare cost to complete contract schedules

·         Produce month end closing schedules and journal entries

·         Prepare monthly reconciliations

·         Understand and learn multiple facets of accounting from payroll and accounts payable to inventory management

·         Learn the billing procedures for percent complete construction contracts. Assist with processing as needed.

·         Willingness to learn and assist the accounting team in multiple areas.


·         Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance required

·         At least 3 years of accounting experience (construction industry preferred)

·         Detail-oriented and strong follow-up skills

·         Demonstrated leadership, teamwork, and problem-solving abilities

·         Customer service-oriented approach, responds to requests with a sense of urgency

·         Advanced Microsoft Office Excel skills

·         Proficient in construction accounting software (Viewpoint/Spectrum) a plus

·         Desire to grow and willingness to learn

Personal attributes:

·         Possesses a positive attitude

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to organize and prioritize

·         Takes initiative and can operate with minimal guidance

·         Open to collaboration with teammates and managers on new methods of procedure

·         High degree of honesty, ethics and integrity with prior work experience handling confidential information preferred

·         Maintains a professional attitude, appearance, and demeanor


This role has competitive compensation ranging from $50,000 to $90,000 or more depending on experience, overtime hours worked and bonuses. This is a comprehensive benefits package that includes: healthcare, dental, and life insurance; 401k Plan with generous employer match; paid time off, paid holidays; and more.

Patriot Fire Protection, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type: Full-time