Construction / Project Accounting Manager

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

If you are interested in applying for this job opportunity, please email your resume in Word format to and put “Construction / Project Accounting Manager” in the subject line.

Emailed resumes will have priority consideration over online applications.

We are searching for a Construction / Project Accounting Manager for one of the largest construction companies in Chicago. The position offers great growth with a stable company.


  • Prepare and analyze month-end financial reports, including cost reports and profit and loss statements.
  • Review monthly invoice billing and cost coding on reports to ensure assets and liabilities are booked accurately.
  • Perform daily project accounting functions such as accruals, billings, subcontractor communications, lien waivers, etc.
  • Prepare detailed overhead cost analysis and budget variance analysis
  • Coordination of P&Ls
  • Provide financial information and input for new project bids.
  • Review and analyze financial statements for the suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Support monthly and quarter-end financial statements.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field is required
  • Minimum of 5 years of prior experience in the construction industry is preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Public accounting experience with construction clients is a plus
  • Construction experience is required.
  • Ability to travel 20% required.


For Immediate consideration, qualified candidates please send your resume directly to: with Construction / Project Accounting Manager in the subject line.

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