Project Accountant

Employer
Dewberry
Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Posted
Jun 10, 2019
Closes
Jul 28, 2019
Ref
6985
Industry
Consulting
Hours
Full Time
Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you're an experienced professional or a new graduate, you'll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call "Dewberry at Work," that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.

Dewberry is currently seeking a Project Accountant in our Corporate Accounting and Financial Services Team for our growing A&E service company. Position will be located in Fairfax, Virginia.

Responsibilities

  • Review and support of job setup.
  • Provide contract billing support to multiple Project Managers.
  • Interpret contracts from a billing and cost perspective.
  • Coordinate with Project Managers and others involved in tracking job status.


Required Skills & Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or related area preferred or equivalent experience required.
  • 5-7 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience working in project accounting in an Architectural, Engineering or Construction firm or a similar project accounting function in another consulting industry preferred.
  • JD Edwards experience a plus.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • A self-starter capable of providing strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

*Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry's background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

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