Project Controller

Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Job ID: R6798
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are an experienced Accounting professional who will be responsible for the financial integrity of the project. This includes management of day-to-day accounting administration, cost reporting and audit participation. The role includes staff supervision, mentoring & guidance, training and assisting with hiring and performance reviews. You are a problem solver and continuously look for innovative solutions that can be utilized on projects.

*This position does offer the ability to work remotely

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Working with project management teams to complete the Monthly Management Reviews and cost reports
  • Auditing the project finance team to ensure timely and accurate KPI’s
  • Coordinating resolutions with systems teams
  • Verifying LEM requirements are being met and ensures rates are accurate per contract
  • Preparing and performing ongoing performance management and development of Project Accountants and Leads
  • Strategic planning, budget reviews and risk analysis with senior management
  • Preparing cost and profitability reporting
  • Ensuring compliance to provincial and federal regulations along with any applicable collective agreements


  • 5 -10 years experience in a similar accounting role specifically within telecommunications, construction, engineering or general contractor industries.
  • A strong skill set within Excel (performing functions such as pivot tables and VLOOKUP)
  • Working knowledge of a large ERP system (preferred: JD Edwards)
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment, able to multi-task, set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and organization skills

Additional Information:

Company Description

The Ledcor Group of Companies is one of North America’s most diversified construction companies. Ledcor is a company built on a rich history of long-standing project successes. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.

All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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Date Posted
Sep 14, 2021

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