Project Accountant

Our client in the construction/engineering industry is looking for a Project Accountant to join their team in San Mateo County


Job Description:

  • Maintain project-related records
  • Help review and approve sub-contractor pay
  • Process sub-contractor check payments and post all cash receipts
  • Help process the transfer of expenses into and out of project-related accounts
  • Investigate project variances
  • Compile & report on project profitability
  • Investigate all project expenses not billed to owners
  • Generate regular exception reports
  • Prepare special project analyses as requested;
  • Close out project accounts upon project completion
  • Assist with audits



  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, including strong Excel skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to communicate with professionals at all levels
  • Able to work on multiple projects with accuracy and efficiency, while keeping to deadlines
  • Detail-oriented
  • A team player
  • Strong work ethic



  • Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, finance or related field and a minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience

Ref #25963

Elizabeth ValadezProject Accountant