Telecom Project Accountant

Employer
Kforce Finance and Accounting
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce has a client seeking a Telecom Project Accountant in Alexandria, VA.Key Responsibilities Include: Examine, review, and administer distributed antenna systems and other construction contracts, to ensure accounting and administration of requirements Assist in the preparation or various financial, regulatory or financial reports, including cost projections, carrier contributions and revenue share, project balance sheets and return analysis and prepare all schedules for annual audits Ensure that the project managers reporting thereto are managing the profit and loss, job cost, cash flow, contract deliverables, and increase asset yield for all of their assigned projects Communicate directly with customers as appropriate acting as the escalation point for customer issues.; ensure that the project teams keep customers informed of project progress, issues and projected completion dates; develop a strong working relationship with each customer's decision-makers in order to maximize new opportunities and revenue Ensure deployment and customer meetings are held regularly and issues/conflicts are resolved promptly; this includes working cooperatively with district, region, and corporate teams to integrate and administer all activities to ensure customer satisfaction Develop and maintain working knowledge of customer contracts and customer expectationsREQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in Accounting Minimum of seven (7) years of experience managing development projects Minimum of seven (7) years of experience in project management including budgeting and finance across multiple projects Previous experience in interacting with off-site teams, operations, and engineering teams Carrier relations experience preferred Candidate must possess ability to read and understand complex carrier contracts and leases and integrate into operational accounting Ideal candidate is experienced in accounting practices applied in the telecommunications construction or similar industry Top candidate must possess strong organizational skills and a drive to innovate for better efficiency, accuracy, and financial insights Success in this position also requires a genuine ability to learn new systems and to think critically The person must be able to successfully oversee accounting processes and actively initiate and participate in process improvementKforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.