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Construction GAAP Accountant

  • Location:

    New York, United States of America

  • Sector:

    Accounting, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$90000.00 - US$125000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Grant Jacobson

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082022-77748_1661875296

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Our client is a mechanical contractor based in Westchester County, with projects throughout NY, including: Westchester, Manhattan and Brooklyn. They are look to add a Senior Construction Accountant to their office located at their headquarters in Westchester County. To be considered, you must have the following:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable

  • Work closely with team members to assist with the billing for our Installations, Service and Controls departments

  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations for operating, merchant, and payroll accounts

  • Prepare and post all monthly journal entries including investment, payroll, prepaid, accruals, fixed assets depreciation, and some costs allocation

  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts monthly

  • Review all expense reports for accuracy and proper expense coding and classification

  • Perform other related tasks as assigned

Required skills:

  • Experience with construction accounting

  • Must be a quick learner

  • Must have excellent communication skills

  • Must be extremely organized

  • Must be able to work independently

  • Excel experience

Preferred but not required:

  • CPA background and experience with construction accounting

  • Quickbooks, Sage Intacct, or Sage 300 experience

  • Experience with ADP Workforce now

  • Experience with Elations software


  • Base salary + benefits and bonus potential