Senior Project Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting San Francisco , CA 94111

Posted 4 months ago

Robert Half Finance is looking for a Senior Project Accountant to join an exciting construction/real estate company who is integrating the market. They are working on tech to integrate architectural design, finance, construction, property management, and marketing.

By unifying these diverse tasks they are enabling their affordable-by-design philosophy, allowing them to control costs and create accessible, forward-thinking projects. They envision a people-oriented future for San Francisco, where everyone can live and exchange ideas together in dynamic and energizing urban settings that inspire happiness, celebrate diversity, and promote productivity. Their projects include many rehabilitations and renovation of historical buildings, as well as new construction.

Partnerships between the public and private sector are critical in their work, and, by using existing buildings or already vacant lots, they always strive to make the most out of what the city offers.

? Work with the Development Team to manage project costs and help keep projects on track and budget. ? Review general invoices for data entry accuracy, proper approvals, third-party insurance compliance, etc. ? Review and/or enter billings and commitments and commitment change orders into Sage. ? Prepare and enter general ledger journal entries for financial statements. ? Responsible for monthly owner billings of various projects held by joint venture entities. ? Provide necessary support to project owners to allow for complete and accurate draw requests to project lenders. ? Prepare open AP report with check selections for bi-weekly check runs. ? Prepare and enter direct job cost entries for allocations to and/or reallocations of job cost. ? Assist in preparation of monthly general ledger close reconciliations. ? Responsible for the coordination and review of monthly subcontractor pay applications and supporting documents, including applicable prelim and final lien releases and insurance-related documentation. ? Review subcontractor pay apps and general invoices for data entry accuracy, proper approvals, third-party insurance compliance, etc.

? Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field is preferred. ? High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma is required. ? Proficiency with various computer hardware and software and accounting systems that are used in the real estate industry, such as, Sage300, TimberScan, and Quickbooks Enterprise is preferred. ? Ability to communicate effectively and concisely, both verbally and in writing. ? Able to work independently with minimal supervision. ? Minimum 2-4 years of progressive accounting experience with a background in commercial construction is required. ? Understanding of generally accepted accounting principles, cost accounting with the emphasis on job costing, and long-term construction projects. ? Extensive experience surrounding contracting with subcontractors and material suppliers required. If you are interested in applying to this position or discussing other possible job opportunities, please reach out to Drew Clark at

Employment Type: Full-time

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Senior Project Accountant

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