Cost Accountant

Employer
Allan Myers
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jan 16, 2022
Closes
Jan 18, 2022
Ref
316597448
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities Cost Accountant - Fairfax, VA Our reputation for "Better, Faster, Safe" performance continues to bring us tremendous success. To keep up with rising demand for our products and services, we need to hire many more hard-working, ambitious people to fill hourly and salaried positions. Join our elite team, learn and grow with us, and we will provide a pathway to the American Dream for you and your family.Allan Myers has GREAT BENEFITS & Perks including: Bonus Program, Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug, Vision, Short-Term Disability, Online Counseling, Life Insurance, ID Watchdog, Wellness Program, 401(K), PTO and Holidays. We are currently looking to hire a meticulous construction Cost Accountant. This full-time exempt level finance position is responsible for applying accounting principles to compile, depict, and process information. Provides financial insight, prepares relevant reports, maintains and readies business and financial transactions; all while working in accordance with company policies, procedures, and programs.Assembles, accounts for, and assists with analyzing data related to payroll, equipment, subcontracts, permanent materials, and overheads.Assist in the generation and analysis of financial forecasts including construction project revenue, margin, and cash flow.Contributes to the preparation of profit and loss statements, and accounting reports.Prepares and enters accounting journal entries and assists in the monthly closing process of the general ledger.Interprets the meaning of accounting and financial documents.Documents transactions and summarizes information.Modifies, maintains, or creates procedural documentation.Participates in reconciliations and in maintaining data accuracy.May audit contracts, orders, vouchers, and prepare reports to corroborate transactions prior to settlement.May assist construction managers, project managers, and estimators with information requests and perform special projects as assigned.Maintains awareness of accounting best practices and of internal control procedures while assisting in the coordination and monitoring of compliance.Assists team in other ad-hoc financial reporting and analysis as necessary.Performs other duties as assigned.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Qualifications Cost Accountant requirements:A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field3+ years of construction accounting experienceExperience in a heavy/civil construction environment is a plusFamiliarity with multiple software including CMIC & Microsoft Office Overview Allan Myers is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.Key words: roadway, highway, paving, infrastructure, VDOT, DOT, bridge, superintendent, MDOT, interstate, infrastructure #hiring #heavyconstruction

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