CAREERS

Our team is comprised of talented individuals committed to excellence. UAG takes pride in carefully hand-selecting each team member and encouraging an open environment of communication, personal growth and responsibility. We are continually looking to bring on exceptional candidates. Please see below for available positions.

CAREERS

Our team is comprised of talented individuals committed to excellence. UAG takes pride in carefully hand-selecting each team member and encouraging an open environment of communication, personal growth and responsibility. We are continually looking to bring on exceptional candidates. Please see below for available positions.

Project Accountant

The Project Accountant reports directly to the Accounting Supervisor and/or Controller and is responsible for all project-related accounting functions across single or multiple projects.

 

Overall Duties and Responsibilities

  • Works with project team(s) to ensure timely and accurate submission of construction billings for all assigned projects.
  • Generates billings, WIP reports, cash position reports, billing proofs and other monthly deliverables
  • Responsible for the review, verification and processing of all subcontractor and general conditions related payments associated with assigned projects.
  • Communicates with project team, vendors, subcontractors and external parties to manage job cost requests/requirements, including waivers of lien, insurance, certified payrolls and any additional contractually required documents necessary to invoice clients or pay vendors.
  • Attends monthly pencil meetings with owner and/or architect to ensure proper and accurate payment application to the owner per the contract terms
  • Responsible for accounts receivable tracking, management, and reporting for assigned projects.
  • Preparation of project cash flow forecasts.
  • Maintains accurate job cost ledger for all assigned projects
  • Interface with project team(s) and senior management on all aspects of project construction accounting for all assigned projects.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field or an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience.
  • At least 3 years of prior relevant experience, working as a Project Accountant for a construction company
  • A clear understanding of contract types (CM as Agent, GMP, LS, C+)
  • Proficient in G702/703 formatted requisition billing
  • Strong organization skills with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and deliverables with keen attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to be tactful, respectful, influential, and diplomatic when dealing with clients, subcontractors, and coworkers. 
  • CMIC and Textura experience would be highly beneficial