Robert Half Construction Accountant in Paramus, New Jersey
Our client, a well-established Construction/Electrical/HVAC company is looking to add an experienced Construction Accountant to their Accounting Department. The Construction Accountant should have a solid understanding of the construction accounting processes, must have payroll experience and excellent communication and computer skills. The Construction Accountant will be responsible for supporting the Accounting Supervisor with all accounting functions including job costing, accounts payable, accounts receivable, collections, billing, invoicing, vendor and client accounts, deposits, ACH wire transfers, preparation of weekly payroll for union and non-union employees, including submission of union reports and certified payrolls for three affiliated companies. In addition, auditing and documenting transaction details and fact-checking data. preparation of bank deposits, maintenance of vendor master files, resolve issues related to payroll, vendors, and subcontractors and respond to inquiries from other departments.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting preferred.
5+ years of accounting experience, in the construction industry.
Job costing experience.
Certified Payroll experience required
High level of accuracy, attention to detail, and reliability.
Ability to work with deadlines and maintain confidentiality.
Above average proficiency in MS Office, especially Excel.
Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
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