Project Accountant

Job Description:
We are currently looking for a Project Accountant who can work collaboratively with the team and is self-motivated. The ideal candidate should possess the necessary skills to provide project accounting support to different departments within the company, and contribute to the overall success of the group. This is a great opportunity to play a vital role in supporting the company’s objectives and help achieve bottom-line success.
Job Responsibilities:
The Project Accountant will have the following responsibilities:

-Responsible for accurate project setup according to the terms of the executed contract.
-Process monthly billing.
-Responsible for reviewing weekly timesheets and expense reports.
-Responsible for vouchering vendor invoices.
-Works directly with Project Managers to monitor and analyze project financial management through the life cycle of projects.
-Responsible for maintaining accounts receivable, including follow-up with project managers, clients, and AR Manager.
-Maintain electronic project files.
-Participates in annual peer review audit of project files.
Applicant Requirements:
-Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance preferred
-2-3 years’ experience in an accounting role
-Design/Engineering/Construction industry experience a plus
-Must be computer literate, including MS Office Suite, and hands-on experience with financial database(s). Experience with BST Enterprise is a plus.
-Assertive personality with the ability to interface daily with Project Managers
-Strong client service attitude with the ability to multi-task and accomplish multiple priorities as required
-Team player with the ability to self-start and work independently when required

Walter P Moore is an equal employment opportunity employer, and provides equal employment opportunities (including offering competitive compensation and benefit packages) to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to any characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
How To Apply:
You can apply on our career page by clicking on the following link: https://careers-walterpmoore.icims.com/jobs/2858/project-accountant/job
Company Description:
Walter P Moore is an international company of engineers, architects, innovators, and creative people who solve some of the world’s most complex structural and infrastructure challenges. Providing structural, diagnostics, civil, traffic, parking, transportation, enclosure, WPM technology and construction engineering services, we design solutions that are cost- and resource-efficient, forward-thinking, and help support and shape communities worldwide. Founded in 1931 and headquartered in Houston, Texas, our 800+ professionals work across 24 U.S. offices and 7 international locations.