Robert Half International Staff Accountant in COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado
We are hiring a Staff Accountant to join the team of a growing multi-million dollar commercial construction organization. This organizations plays an integral part within the Colorado Springs community and is an established / stable business. The Staff Accountant will play an integral role in the accounting department and reports to the Accounting Manager. The Staff Accountant will ensure accuracy and consistency of reported financial data. Senior leadership is actively interviewing candidates. The organization offers a rich benefits package and compensation for the Staff Accountant. For confidential consideration please contact Melissa Scruggs at (719) 548-1645 or by applying directly to this ad.
Duties for the Staff Accountant include:
Reconcile processed work through verifying project accounting entries and comparing system reports to balances.
Answer questions as it relates to project billing or payment issues.
Make day-to-day decisions concerning the cost accounting treatment of payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and other financial transactions utilizing appropriate project accounting principles.
Coordinate monthly project billing cycles with project teams.
Recommend improvements, adaptations, or revisions in the accounting system and procedures.
Demonstrate understanding and properly apply project accounting rules, policies and regulations across all types of transactions.
Communicate with internal and external stakeholders regarding accounting transactions.
Utilize standard spreadsheets and database software or accounting applications.
Continuously look for opportunities to improve the accounting system and procedures, and recommend changes.
-Bachelor degree in Accounting
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Solid understanding of billing
Accounts Payable (AP) experience
Job Cost experience preferred
Strong familiarity with general ledger
Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Strong attention to detail
1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Proficient in ERP systems
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
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