Project Accountant Job at Suffolk Construction in Boston, MA
Project Accountant ID 2020-4565 Job Location : Location US-MA-Boston Type Regular Full-Time Category/Department Project Accounting Overview Overview: As a national leader in the construction industry, Suffolk is redefining what it means to build. We challenge the status quo every day by gathering the people, innovations, and partnerships that can explore and go after new ways to do our jobs. Our focus on high-performing teams and technology translates to groundbreaking solutions for all industry sectors and phases of building. We provide value throughout the entire project lifecycle by leveraging our core construction management services alongside vertical service lines, an approach that is revolutionizing the industry and making a permanent mark on the world of business. Join us for a thrilling experience that will energize you, challenge you, and propel your career. About Suffolk: Suffolk is a national enterprise that invests, innovates, and builds. We provide value throughout the entire project lifecycle by leveraging our core construction management services with vertical service lines that include real estate capital investment, design, self-perform construction services, technology start-up investment and innovation research and development. We have $4.5 billion in annual revenue, 2,400 employees, and main offices in Boston (headquarters), New York, Miami, West Palm Beach, Tampa, Estero, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and San Diego. We serve clients in every major industry sector, including health care, science and technology, education, gaming, transportation and aviation, and commercial. Suffolk is privately held and is led by founder, chairman and CEO John Fish. We’re ranked #23 on the Engineering News Record list of ‘Top 400 Contractors.’ And we’re proud to be a certified 2020 ‘Great Place to Work.’ For more information, visit and follow Suffolk on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Instagram. The Role: Suffolk is seeking people who are bold. Curious. Innovative. Caring. Looking for the career opportunity of a lifetime. We’ll challenge and inspire you to be your very best. We’ll embrace what makes you unique and lift you up as you take chances. Here, you’ll find a place where you can act with purpose and integrity, bringing intelligence and grit to every aspect of your job. Join us for the chance to leverage your inherent curiosity and proven capabilities to catapult you to the next level. Responsibilities The Project Accountant will be knowledgeable about all aspects of construction accounting and will be responsible for the following: Process the monthly owner requisition. – Process subcontractor requisitions. – Ensure the subcontractor is complying with terms and conditions of the contract (i.e. insurance, billing procedures, etc.). – Process budget updates. – Process cost transfers. – Select invoices to be included in the weekly disbursement cycle. – Monitor and track the cash position of the project. – Assist the Corporate Risk Manager in the administration of a Contractor Controlled Insurance Program (CCIP). – Work closely with Project Managers and Project Executives on all facets of project accounting and administration issues. Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. – Ability to adapt to different personalities and management styles. – 0-3 years of related experience. – Outstanding team player with good interpersonal skills. Necessary Attributes: – Candidate must possess Suffolk’s Core Values: Passion, Integrity, Hard Work, Professionalism and Caring. – Above average organizational skills. – Detail oriented and able meet deadlines. – Leadership qualities. Working Conditions While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time; talk or hear; perform fine motor, hand and finger skills in the use of a keyboard, telephone, or writing. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; and reach with arms and/or hands. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. The employee will spend their time in an office environment with a quiet to moderate noise level. Job site walking. EEO Statement Suffolk provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, disability, protected veteran, gender identity, age or any other status protected by law. This policy applies to recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Suffolk will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination toward, or harassment of, applicants or employees by anyone at Suffolk, or anyone working on behalf of Suffolk Connect With Us! Not ready to apply? Please submit your resume and/or contact information to Connect with us for general consideration. Suffolk Construction and Liberty Construction are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.
About the Company
Company: Suffolk Construction
Company Location: Boston, MA