Project Accountant



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York, PA - (USA) 1550 Kenneth Road PA York , PA - 17408 Phone : 717-764-7841



Job Description

A world leading industrial employer in York has a Project Accountant role open (starting temporary with possibility to hire). The role is responsible to assure proper recording of all accounting transactions as they relate to projects. The position will work closely with project managers for the proper accounting treatment of all transactions affecting the project. This includes review and verification of all cost estimates, monitoring cash flow, and assuring proper collection of open receivables. In addition, the role is responsible for resolving discrepancies and compiling monthly and annual reports for management and auditors.


* Record, report, and analyze financial results for a specific location(s)

* Monitor and enforce all financial policies and procedures

* Identify features within the ERP system (SAP) which can be utilized to streamline workload, deal effectively with all levels of inquiries, and resolve problems on a timely basis

* Coordinate and execute the preparation of the internal and external financial reports in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, IFRS and corporate policies

* Develop and revise accounting procedures, as needed, for improvement of workflow

* Process and create month end journals and assist in closing the books

* Provide analysis and answers to various questions on results, policies, or procedures

* Provide special analysis, as needed

* Provide information for internal and external audit staff

Travel Up to 10% may be required for this position.


* Bachelor's degree in accounting or related major

* Minimum 3 years previous accounting experience including SAP, month end closings and reconciliation of accounts

* Experience using Microsoft Office programs, Excel and Word

* High degree of accuracy and be able to work in a fast-paced environment

* Detail oriented and organized

* Strong written and oral communication skills

* Ability to work independently and meet deadlines

* Excellent client management and business literacy skills

* Able to prioritize work

* Able to take initiative, anticipate needs and make recommendations for improvement


* Friendly, respectful environment

* Opportunity to work in a global community

* Pride in working for an industry leader

* If hired on: Competitive healthcare options, 401K matching, flexible work schedules, tuition reimbursement, and much more

Apply now for consideration!