Senior Project Accountant

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Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Job ID: R7775
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are an experienced Senior Project Accountant. Reporting to the Operations Controller, you will be responsible for coordinating the accurate and timely entry and reporting of data in the company financial systems. This includes accounts receivable, subcontract management, payroll, equipment time entry, accounts payable and month end reporting. Interaction and communication with management and project teams are important to ensure accuracy, timeliness, and completeness of data. This role may include staff supervision, mentoring & guidance, training and performance reviews.

*This position does offer the ability to work remote*

Essential Responsibilities:

·         Supports the project management team in completing monthly cost and profitability reporting, including monthly accrual entry.

·         Understands contract requirements for billing

·         Develops client relationships

·         Coordinates the accounts receivable functions including the timely and accurate submittal of LEMs, Electronic Daily Billing and invoicing

·         Ensures daily timesheets are collected and processed timely and accurately

·         Review Accounts Payable to ensure accurate cost coding and compliance to purchase order

·         Tracks subcontractor commitments and enters progress payments including payment to the subcontractor; ensures compliance to contractual terms.

·         Supports equipment and fixed asset cost tracking, entry and reconciliation.

·         Prepares and enters Journal Entries into financial ERP system (JD Edwards)


·         5+ years of related project accounting experience within the Construction or Manufacturing industries

·         Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook and financial applications including large ERP systems (JD Edwards experience would be an asset)

·         Analytical skills with attention to detail

·         Ability to work independently and in a team environment, able to multi-task, set priorities and meet deadlines

·         Commitment to continuous improvement and excellent customer service

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills

·         Well-developed 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.

View our full Inclusion & Diversity statement here.

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

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Date Posted
Feb 8, 2022

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